Pondicherry – The French Settlement in India

“Pondicherry” is the French interpretation of the original name “Puducheri”, Pudu meaning ‘New’ and Cheri meaning Settlement’. Pondicherry was part of the Pallavas, the Chola and there after it became a part of the Vijaya nagar Empire followed by Islamic rule. In 1521 the...

Day Trip to Athirappally – Vazhachal with Forest Trekking.

Day Trip to Athirappally – Vazhachal with Forest Trekking. Athirapally waterfall nicknamed as “The Niagra of India”, is situated in  Thrissur district of Kerala, on the southwest coast of India. Located on the west-flowing Chalakudy River near the Vazhachal Forest Division...