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May 12th – The River Princess

We awoke late that morning to explore the old town of Panaji, another relic of the Portuguese presence on the sub-continent. The shaded alleyways beneath the heavy walls and thick roofs buzzed with bikes while restaurants spilled over into verandahs … Continue reading

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April 30th – Christianity, communism and the state of Kerala

Today we took the short hop up to Fort Cochin. This colonial-era city sits at the pinnacle of the long land spit that Allapey straddled behind us, providing it with its unique position between sea and river. Fort Cochin – … Continue reading

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April 6th – The Hill Country

After our early walk through the cool Hill Country air, we strolled with our bags down to Ella station for our train to Dalhousie. It was a tiny station with one quaint, whitewashed building and no-one inside. The station experienced … Continue reading

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