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Photo opp: Chinese fishing nets in Kerala

Photo opp: Chinese fishing nets in Kerala
Unique to India, the historical town of Fort Cochin is one place you’ll find a mish-mash of cultural influences living side-by-side, from ancient mosques to a 400-year-old synagogue to Hindu murals in a “Dutch Palace,” along with vestiges of the British Raj and the Portuguese. And you’ll find it in a serene setting along the Malabar Coast in Kerala, in India’s far south, surrounded by coconut groves, where goats and rickshaws still take over the streets. On the tip of...
March 19th, 2010 | Vawn | Read More | Comments: 0
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