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Inside Things to Do
Once in Kovalam a "must-do" is a boat ride on the ocean with a traditional...
Last edited: 04 June 2012
Inside Dining Scene
The people that know where the best places to eat in Kovalam are the ex-pat...
Last edited: 24 January 2013
Inside India: For Foreign Visitors
Currency The currency used in India is the rupee, which is divided into 100...
Last edited: 30 January 2013
Visas  All foreigners entering India need a visa.  You can fill it in on line...
Last edited: 19 June 2013
Emergencies in Delhi To call an ambulance, or you are broken down or need any...
Last edited: 06 March 2012
 Hindi Phrases     hello = NA-MA-SKAR or NA-MA-STE Good,  see, Okay, Oh...
Last edited: 20 November 2012
When in Kovalam (Kerala, India) it is so easy to call home to England, (code...
Last edited: 11 December 2012
Tipping  Visitors are not to be expected to tip taxi drivers. However, hotel...
Last edited: 05 December 2013
How to Enjoy Camping and Hiking Safely In Wildlife Area? Tips from the Expert...
Last edited: 05 June 2014
The Taj Mahal is located in Agra.  It is open from sunrise to sunset, so...
Last edited: 11 June 2013
Get medical advice from your doctor on appropriate jabs well before travelling...
Last edited: 12 June 2012
Dishonest Taxi Drivers at the Airport  One of the 'sharp corners' on your...
Last edited: 11 November 2013
Is it safe to travel by Trains in India Travelling by train in india is safe...
Last edited: 13 July 2014