India is much more than the Taj Mahal. In this post I present you 10 places to visit in South India across the states of Kerala, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. This list features popular destinations as well as off the beaten path places, including cities, temples and nature.
Backwaters of Kerala: Allepey by local ferry
I knew Allepey is a touristic place, one of the main gateways to the backwaters. But I went there for a reason: I had explored the backwaters in Poovar by motor boat and in Munroe island by canoe, and I wanted to try a different way. And I could do it there.
Munroe island, a hidden gem in the backwaters of Kerala
Munroe Island is a hidden pearl in the backwaters. Not only it is a beautiful, calm place, the people I met there are wonderful. So far, one of the most beautiful places I have seen and one of my best experiences.
Backwaters of Kerala: Poovar
One of the main highlights of Kerala is the backwaters, a vast network of waterways and islands surrounded by dense vegetation and coconut palms. This is only an introduction, a first glimpse into the wonders of the backwaters.