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The Most Inspirational and Amazing Quotes for Explorers

"Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."

"The world is a book and those who do not travel only read one page."

"Better to see something once than hear about it a thousand times"

"Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain."

"Jobs fill your pocket, but adventures fill your soul."

"Blessed are the curious for they shall have adventures."

"Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world."

"One's destination is never a place, but always a new way of seeing things."

"Don't tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you travelled."

"I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train."

"All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveller is unaware."

"A good …

Top 5 Exquisite Nature-Friendly Resorts In Kerala

Kerala has an endless list of tourist destinations that will interest any traveler. A true heaven for nature lovers with a unique culture, traditions, delicious local cuisines, Ayurveda treatments, lush greenery, several tourist destinations, climates etc. attract the tourist to visit Kerala again and again

In Kerala, there are several hotels with beautiful nature settings. So let us see some of the eco and nature friendly resorts of Kerala.


Kofiland Resort, Thekkady

This Luxury hotel in Idukki surrounded by Coffee plantations. Located near to evergreen forest of Periyar national park which is one of the major tourist attractions in Thekkady. Experience activities like Trekking, Bamboo rafting, Rock climbing in this beautiful Idukki Resort.

T & U Resorts, Munnar

T and U is a leisure hotel in Munnar town set on a mountain slope, perched above a picturesque valley and offering an exquisite set of suites and rooms, a multi-cuisine restaurant with breathtaking views and all the scenic si…

Health Benefits of Spa Treatments

Spa treatments are not only about relaxation. A spa therapy session is also about a holistic experience that promotes healthy living. Here are some Health benefits that the Spa treatment offers.

Get Healthy : Your massage therapist will give be able to tell you parts of your body that are too tensed. In doing so, you can learn how to relax your muscles, get tips from the therapist on how to relax, eat nutritious food and suggestions for a healthy lifestyle.Mental Benefits : Whether you admit or not, a trip to the spa will readily relax you. It can stimulate you mentally and physically. It can even increase your confidence and self-esteem. A foot scrub can invigorate you. Therapeutic massages, facials, manicures, and pedicures have its psychological benefits.
Stress Relief : A therapeutic massage will definitely relax and soothe you. You can just immerse yourself in a hot tub or a sauna or steam shower to wash away the worries even for an hour or so. Aches and pains can also be managed.
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Monsoon Season | The Best Time To Visit Kerala

Kerala does not have incessant rains that stop all activity. It rains for a few hours with sunny interludes. Occasionally the rains might stretch on for a few days but sunshine is never far away. These golden interludes provide an equilibrium to life's natural flow


Kerala has mainly two rainy seasons. The Southwest Monsoon that arrives in the month of June is called Edavappathy, as it comes in the middle of the month of Edavam on the Malayalam Calendar.

Mid October witnesses the arrival of the Northeast Monsoon. In the Malayalam calendar this month is called Thulam and hence the name Thulavarsham meaning the 'The Rains in Thulam'. The rain clouds gather from the Bay of Bengal and hurry to Kerala through the Palakkad Gap in the Western Ghats. The swirling, jostling, billowing dark messenger of life sailing on the wings of northeast winds is a breathtaking sight to behold.


The art forms of Kerala demand the utmost dedication and training. These native art forms require complete…

Importance of Ayurveda in Kerala Tourism

Ayurveda is a holistic healing science which comprises of two words, Ayu and Veda. Ayu means life and Veda means knowledge or science. So the literal meaning of the word Ayurveda is the science of life.  The history of Ayurveda which can be traced back to the Vedic Ages clearly lays out instructions to maintain health as well as fighting illnesses through therapies such as massages, herbal medicines, diet control and exercise. Ayurveda is a complete way of life. Since ancient times Ayurveda has stood for the wholesome physical, mental and spiritual growth of humanity around the world. Today, it's a unique, indispensable branch of medicine, a complete naturalistic system that depends on the diagnosis of your body's humours - vata, pitta and kapha - to achieve the right balance.

Kerala is probably the only state in India where Ayurveda is used as a mainstream medicine. Kerala's equable climate, natural abundance of forests (with a wealth of herbs and medicinal plants), and t…

Things to Consider When Choosing Your Stay in Thekkady

Planning your holidays can really be a very challenging thing to do. Deciding where to spend your time off, saving up the money you need, the time it takes to organize everything – there’s a lot to prepare for to make your holiday worthwhile! One of the most challenging and time-consuming parts of it all is picking the perfect place to stay.

Resorts are meant to relax and enjoy with your family or friends. Each traveler is different from the next and therefore has different needs when it comes to their ideal holiday away. What fits others won’t necessarily fit for you. It becomes easy to trim down your choices significantly by focusing on your own personal ideals. So each resort team should be careful about the requirements of the travelers and move according to that.
Some of the things to consider when choosing your stay are as follows:
Location: When deciding on the location of your accommodation, it is important to consider the purpose of your trip. If you’re planning to do lots of si…

Elephant Ride in Thekkady

Thekkady is an example of nature’s bounty with great scenic charms, rich biodiversity and providing variable visitor satisfaction. Thekkady is a pleasant heaven on Earth for those who love nature in its wild manifestations. Thekkady has India’s largest wildlife sanctuary, Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary which is the dream destination for any tourist visiting India. It is one of the best places for viewing wild animals. The countries sole tiger reserve, Thekkady with its beautiful treasures of tropical flora and fauna is the ultimate reservoir of many endangered species and rich tribal culture. 
Elephant rides are one of the most popular activities in Thekkady. It's quite an enthralling experience for children and adults alike to enjoy a delightful ride. Elephant safaris are available at Anavachal Road in Thekkady.  A one-hour elephant ride around the wildlife sanctuary provides tourists with optimum views of the spice plantations which are a part of the route traversed during the ride. …

Boating and Jeep Safari in Thekkady

Thekkady acquires the pleasure of being the most tempting and stunning tourist attraction of India. There is a wide range of activities and things to do in Thekkady that offer great fun for couples, families, and kids.
Besides trekking and mountain walks, a boat ride in the Periyar Lake and a safari in the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary are popular activities.
Boating in Thekkady Boating in Thekkady is one of the most interesting activities in Thekkady.  It is a two hour boating trips at the artificial lake formed near the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. It is the most popular tourist attractions in Thekkady. You will get a unique experience of viewing wildlife at a closer distance from the boat. The rides are arranged by the Kerala Tourism Development Corporation (KTDC). The lake was formed by the construction of the Mullaperiyar dam in 1895. The Periyar Lake harbors a unique aquatic ecosystem and the land surrounding the lake is commonly frequented by wildlife.

Deer, sambar, gaur and wild boars…

Clouds Walk and Jungle Patrol in Thekkady

Trekking is the most amazing thing to do in Thekkady. There are many places in Thekkady where we can go for it.  Several trekking programs are there in Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Short trekking programs within 4-5 km are also available. This is a good option to watch birds, butterflies and some wildlife. The trails often pass through evergreen and moist deciduous forests and grasslands. Border Hiking is a conservation-oriented hard trek taking up a full day. Trekking is actually meant for nature and adventure lovers. Trekkers must obtain prior permission from the wildlife authorities. Kurisamala to Kumily and Kumily to Pandikuzhi are some of the most favourite trekking routes and Pullumedu, Kurisumala, Ottakathalamedu and Grampi are noteworthy trekking bases in this area. 

Clouds Walk:
Clouds Walk is a guided trek up the mountains of Thekkady. If your bucket list contains a bird's eye view of the riveting beauty bestowed upon nature, then get ready to strike it off once you reach t…

Thekkady: The enchanting tourist destination in Kerala

You may think why people always select Thekkady as their best holiday spot in Kerala. Is it? And that question gets its answer only if you visit the most beautiful place in Kerala and that is Thekkady... Yes... Really it is the most beautiful and amazing tourist spot in Kerala.  The large herds of wild elephants, unending chains of hills and spice scented plantations make Thekkady as a charming place.

Lying close to the plantations in the rich jungles of Periyar in Thekkady is one of the world's most fascinating natural wildlife reserves - the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary. Spread across 777 sq. km, of which 360 sq. km is thick evergreen forest, the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary was declared a Tiger Reserve in 1978. Noted for its Geo-morphological diversity of wildlife and scenic beauty, the Reserve attracts visitors from all over the world. Periyar Wild Life Sanctuary is an idyllic retreat that offers an unparalleled opportunity to savour the magical sensation of the evergreen rainfores…

Wedding At Luxury Resorts Thekkady

Wedding is one of the most important events in life of a person. It’s the start of a process in building a family. Wedding is the symbol of commitment and the foundation of your love to your partner. It’s a declaration to the whole world of your unquestionable affection to your spouse.

Building a great home starts with choosing your partner for life. And this is officiated in a ceremony called wedding. A marriage rite is important because it binds you to a lifetime commitment. It is a way of openly manifesting your deep commitment to the person you chooses to spend the rest of your life. A wedding ceremony is often utilized as a public display of marriage vows and of the couple entering into the marital contract. For many couples, the focus of the wedding ceremony, is on their commitment and love for each other.
Wedding venue selection is an important thing to consider for a wedding; these tend to get booked out very quickly so sometimes rather having chance to have a date of your own …

Interesting Activities to do in Thekkady

Owing to its serene natural settings, Thekkady has become a favourite destination of nature lovers and solitude seekers.  It is one of the most beautiful places in Kerala. The town of Thekkady is located about 257 km away from Trivandrum and is a scenic place with lots of natural attractions. Places to visit in Thekkady include some of the best that nature has to offer, from rivers to animals, you have some amazing Thekkady attractions. The Periyar forest of this wonderful place has some of the finest reserves of nature, and it harks out to travellers for a visit.

The district, on the whole, is a picturesque place with plantations and hill towns and can be a great spot for tourists to trek and walk. If you love adventure activities, sight-seeing, nature, wildlife and the works, you're in luck: Thekkady has loads of it. If you're looking to take your vacation to the next level, then you are welcome to Thekkady! The right combination of luxury travel, responsible ecotourism, co…