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Diwali- the Festival of Light, Love, and Joy!

Diwali- the Festival of Light, Love, and Joy!

When the smell of sweets, bright lights, the warmth of family get-togethers, and the sound of celebrations lift your spirits, know that it’s Diwali time! When the good vibes and smiles embrace you, know to buckle up for a grand celebration that will cheer you up to look forward! As…

Covid-19 & International Tourism – Everything you need to Know!

Covid-19 & International Tourism – Everything you need to Know!

There is no doubt that the lust for visiting new places and experiencing new things is a trait that sets humans apart from other species. The travel and tourism industry flourished around this tendency. But in recent times, with an unforeseen pandemic spewing devastation, the industry has come to a…

Navratri -The festival of Mystical beauty and Divine Wonders!

Navratri -The festival of Mystical beauty and Divine Wonders!

India is known for its beauty in diversity. Everything about India is attractive; the landscape, cuisines, culture, and more. Besides, the festivals of this nation are also fascinating and fabulous. One of the most exciting festivals of India is Navratri which is celebrated with great pomp and josh. The word…

Temples In Kumarakom:  Places To Get Immersed In Spirituality

Temples In Kumarakom:  Places To Get Immersed In Spirituality

Kumarakom, the neighboring town of Alappuzha is the most popular destination for backwater tourism. The place is set on the backdrop of the beautiful and largest lake, Vembanad lake. This beautiful place is preferred by vacationers for family holidays, wedding photoshoots, honeymoon, and more. The place is known for attractions…

5 Important Festivals in Kerala

5 Important Festivals in Kerala

Festivals and folklores of a land proclaim its indigenous culture and tradition. It also marks the time for relaxation and celebration. The festivals improve the total mood of the people and make them more jovial. As a land with a pluralistic culture, Kerala celebrates many religious and non-religious festivals. From Vishu…

How Kettuvallams (Houseboats) Originated in Kerala?

How Kettuvallams (Houseboats) Originated in Kerala?

Alappuzha aka Alleppey is the citadel of houseboats and there are more than 120 houseboats in this beautiful beach town. A houseboat/Kettuvallam vacation is a perfect idea to enjoy the beauty of Alappuzha and also to become a part of Kerala culture. A Kerala Tour is complete only with an…

8 Signs – The Body is Demanding an Ayurvedic Cleansing!

8 Signs – The Body is Demanding an Ayurvedic Cleansing!

Ayurveda, “The Science of Life” is the world’s oldest healing system. As per this healing practice, cleansing is powerful and vital to stay healthy and fit. This cleansing process is referred to as Panchakarma. The purpose of cleansing is to balance the mind and body by removing doshas or toxins. …

A Peek into Vallarpadam Church’s Past

A Peek into Vallarpadam Church’s Past

I grew up listening to the stories of Vallarpadathamma and the miraculous, “Vallarpadam Church.” Ours is a beautiful little town that lies closer to Kochi backwaters and we used to rush to Vallarpadathamma irrespective of joy or agony. Since childhood, the church has been a part of my life. I…

The Best Season for a Honeymoon trip to Kerala

The Best Season for a Honeymoon trip to Kerala

A land full of rivers, lush greenery, exotic beaches, and welcoming people, Kerala is a great place for tourists. The unique culture and history of the land also attract travelers to it. The mild climate is another alluring factor. It is best to visit the place between October and February…

7 Exciting Boat Races in Kerala

7 Exciting Boat Races in Kerala

Kerala is blessed with beautiful backwaters. Tourists from all around the world yearn to visit the land to enjoy a relaxing vacation near its placid waters.  Many also prefer a tranquil boat ride through it. But the real excitement lies in the traditional boat races of the land. Vallam kali,…