We'd been putting off visiting India, because we weren't sure we could hack the heat, unsanitary conditions and beggars. However, you can't call yourself a traveller and never go to India! And the guidebooks suggested that Kerala would provide a gentle introduction to Indian ways.
|Ann and me in the tea near Munar||Indian family swimming near Aluvar|
All prices in this account are given in rupees. They come at around R85 to £1, R45 to $1 or R60 to 1 Euro.