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'Lakshadweep' literally means a 'hundred thousand islands', which is teeming with life and home to India's coral reefs. Relax at the laid-back islands with the fisher folk who are at the beaches watching homeward bound boats at sea.
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The old Portuguese colony, it only joined India in 1961 shares much with Cochin and Goa, but with a more Northern Indian twist. Beaches, old forts, casino, resorts and old town are charming, issues with pollution less so. Very Indian and rarely on foreigners' itineraries and all the more interesting for it.
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Enjoy a beach holiday at the World Heritage site with rock sculptures, temples and the white sands of Mahabalipuram. Observe the master weavers of Kanchipuram who work with traditional motifs handed down across generations for the women of South India.
Here is the grandest views of the Arabian sea with a backdrop of red cliffs with jagged edges that watch the beach that has long remained undiscovered by tourists. Discover Varkala, which has a couple of luxury resorts today and an unparalleled calm that was once a Goan experience.
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Chance upon a Kerala that is quite unlike Kerala. Fort Kochi takes you to a land far-off from the rest of India in its flavour. There is the beach, lighthouse, ocean-liners, oil carriers, little cafes, continental eating out places and a hint of Bohemia. This is where travellers from all over the world meet up with like-minded people who took the plunge to discover India and Kerala and relish the joy in discovering Fort Kochi!
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