Weekend Getaway – Palakkad Gap

Lying between Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu and Palakkad in Kerala lies a low mountain pass known as Palakkad gap. It’s noted for its sheer beauty and is thus one of the weekend getaway spots for people in Kerala and Coimbatore. The belief is that the Bharatha puzha originates from this spot through small rivulets and tributaries.… Continue reading Weekend Getaway – Palakkad Gap

Krishnapuram Palace

One of the incredible facts of Kerala is that it’s got some of the architecture in the country. The domestic architecture resembles temple architecture. Especially for the residential buildings of the royalty. One such is Krishnapuram Palace More about Krishnapuram Palace Almost every building in the state followed the ancient Science of architecture. They also… Continue reading Krishnapuram Palace

A Pictorial Sneak Peek to Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016-’17

Have you ever been inside a pyramid that resonates with poetry? Or, do you know how it feels when you ‘walk’ through seawater? Well, you don’t have to visit Egypt or go deep into the sea for experiencing these rare moments. Because these and many more attractions (or rather, out of the box ideas!) are… Continue reading A Pictorial Sneak Peek to Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016-’17

The Mesmerizing Backwaters of Kerala: A Photo Blog

The backwaters of Kerala have always been one of the greatest tourist attractions in the state. The tranquility and sereneness that can be found in the regions surrounding the water are truly unmatched. The backwaters run along the entire length of the state of Kerala, covering several districts, each with its own unique charm and appeal.… Continue reading The Mesmerizing Backwaters of Kerala: A Photo Blog

Photo Updates from Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2014 – 2015

Do you love art, especially contemporary art?  Then you will love Kochi-Muziris Biennale. It is an international  exhibition of all types of art, held in Kochi every two years. I had written about the relevance of Kochi-Muziris Biennale here on the blog back in 2012 when this event was first started. The first Kochi-Muziris Biennale… Continue reading Photo Updates from Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2014 – 2015