Tag Archives: Kovalam

Popular film locations in Thiruvananthapuram

Did you know that Thiruvananthapuram is where it all began for Malayalam cinema? In 1930, J.C. Daniel shot Vigathakumaran in his own studio, the now non-existent Travancore National Pictures at Pattom and since then the city has been a preferred location for … Continue reading

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Hotel of The Week: Uday Suites

Uday Suites is the new addition to the World Luxury Hotel Award Winning R R Holiday Homes’ family. The majestic construction, the garden and the large pool creates a calm and idyllic ambience. A perfect place to relax, the hotel … Continue reading

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Trivandrum Trip Advisor: Mankayam Falls

Over at the Trivandrum FB page, Divya Dinesh has given some nice insights into leisure spots around Trivandrum and here is one such article.  Particularly of interest for families with kids. Disclaimer: This article is purely advisory in nature and … Continue reading

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Trivandrum Trip Advisor: Kovalam Lighthouse

Over at the Trivandrum FB page, Divya Dinesh has given some nice insights into leisure spots around Trivandrum and thus gave us this idea of user-contributed articles on such spots, which focus more on what to plan for, so we … Continue reading

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Thiruvananthapuram Bypass: Time Schedule Prepared for Four Laning

A time schedule has been prepared to complete the land acquisition formalities within four months for taking up the Rs. 750-crore four-laning of the 43-km Kazhakuttom to Karode (near Kerala/Tamilnadu state border) NH 47 bypass. As the statutory notification under … Continue reading

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Surf’s Up in Trivandrum – with Jonty Rhodes!

You might expect the world’s best fielder to over step on a cricket ground to be wearing whites or colors, on verdant grass, while showing his expertise in sports. Well no! Jonty Rhodes was clad in a black wet suit … Continue reading

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Rocky, Mayur go Surfing for Food in Thiruvananthapuram

Don’t miss the 18:19 min complete NDTV Good Times episode HERE Rocky and Mayur are in Kerala’s capital, Thiruvananthapuram or Trivandrum. Ready for his usual fresh catch of the day Rocky gets a great start to his day be eating … Continue reading

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A Master Plan for Kovalam?

The Tourism Department has very belatedly proposed a master-plan to develop Kerala’s original and premier tourist destination, the famed beaches of Kovalam, with a view to foster planned and sustainable development over the next 30 years. Is there a sure … Continue reading

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Resort of The Week: Tom’s Inn Premium

Toms Inn is a simple hotel, built with flair of the architects and candour of the staff. Situated at ITDC Road in Kovalam, Trivandrum, this hotel offers ease of travelling with a 10 kms distance from the Trivandrum International Airport … Continue reading

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Resort of The Week: Sun Tara Beach Resort

The Sun Tara Beach Resort is a metaphor for blissful living. The resort is surrounded by natural fabrics. There are palm trees dancing to the tunes of the soothing sea breeze. Heaven waits in the tastefully ornamented all the 12 … Continue reading

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