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Kollam (Quilon), Kerala: Ashtamudi Lake Cruise & Kollam Beach

Posted on April 4, 2014

Kollam or Quilon was a trading outpost since the time of the Phoenicians and Romans After the architectural marvels of Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), the Kerala Blog Express moved up to the district of Kollam, formerly Quilon – an ancient seaport since the time of the Phoenicians and Romans – where we were introduced to the topographical and tourism highlight of the state – the backwaters of Kerala. Stretching parallel to the Arabian Sea for more than 900 km, the Kerala backwaters isRead More