Munnar Feb 2017

From Madurai, we drive about 4 hours to reach Munnar.  Munnar is a hill station located at 1,600 meters in the Western Ghats range of mountains in Kerala.  It once served as the summer resort for the British Government in South India.  It is still a popular resort town nowadays with tea plantations, small towns, … Continue reading Munnar Feb 2017

Madurai Feb 2017

From Tiruchirappalli, we drove about two and half hours southwest to Madurai.  Madurai is the cultural capital of Tamil Nadu state in South India.  It is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world, at least since 3rd century BC.  We stayed at the Gateway Hotel Pasumalai run by Taj Hotels up on … Continue reading Madurai Feb 2017