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Thattekad Diaries – Day 5

The fifth and final post from the superb trip to Thattekad. Our trip was coming to an end. We woke up early and stepped out of the homestay to find an Oriental Magpie Robin greeting us. We walked to the … Continue reading

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Thattekad Diaries – Day 4

The fourth day of the Thattekad trip. Though Birds were our primary focus, the serenity of Periyar river seen from the bridge on the main road had captivated us. We decided to head to the bridge early in the morning … Continue reading

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Thattekad Diaries – Day 3

The third day from the amazing trip to the Birding heaven of Thattekad nestled in God’s own country. Eldhose told us that we would try and use a hide to watch the Grey Junglefowls. The hide to be used turned … Continue reading

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Thattekad Diaries – Day 2

This is the second installment of the weblog of our visit to birding heaven, Thattekad. You will find the first installment here. We decided to head to Munnar on the second day of the trip to Thattekad.  As we wanted … Continue reading

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Thattekad Diaries – Day 1

An impromptu trip to the birding paradise in God’s own country. Our friends Lakshmikanth and Shalini had booked a 5 day trip to Thattekad and Munnar in the last week of October 2011 through Eldhose who is supposedly the best … Continue reading

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Fort Kochi

This post is on a place of historical importance. A place where different cultures mingled in the last few centuries. An important place for the maritime trade. A jewel adorning the coast of the Arabian Sea. The city of Cochin … Continue reading

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