Wednesday, 24 July 2013


The Kovalam town is located along the Malabar Coast in the state of Kerala in South India. This is a most famous beach visited by Indian tourists and as well as international tourists all time of the year. It has most attractive three adjacent crescent beaches around it. It is 15 km for away from Thiruvananthapuram which is the capital city of Kerala state.

Kovalam is an internationally famous beach which has three adjacent crescent beaches nearby. It has been a renowned haunt of tourists, especially Europeans, since the 1930s. A massive rocky promontory on the beach has created a beautiful bay of calm waters ideal for sea bathing.

Thursday, 18 July 2013

Eravikulam National Park:

Eravikulam National Park is extended along 97 km². And it is located along the crest of the Western Ghats in the High Ranges of Idukki district, Kerala state of India.

Eravikulam National Park is administered by the Kerala Department of Forests and Wildlife, Munnar Wildlife Division, together with the nearby Mathikettan Shola National Park, Anamudi Shola National Park, Pambadum Shola National Park, Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary and the Kurinjimala Sanctuary. 

In this park nearly 26 species of mammals have been recorded including the largest surviving population of Nilgiri Tahr (one type mammal), estimated at about 750 in number. The other ungulates available are Gaur, Indian Muntjac and Sambar Deer.Golden Jackal, Jungle Cat, Wild dog, Dhole, leopard and tiger are the main predators. Some little known animals such as Nilgiri langur, Stripe-necked Mongoose, Indian Porcupine, Nilgiri Marten, small clawed otter, Ruddy Mongoose, and Dusky palm squirrel are also found. Elephants make seasonal visits. Continue reading