My first blogging competition !

Hello Everyone ! I have joined my very first bloggers competition 🙂

This exciting competition is run by Kerala Tourism and it is directed towards travel bloggers, writers and photographers to take part in a 2 week trip to the amazing region of Kerala in India.

I have done a post about the houseboat rides you can take in Kerala, and you can check it out here.

I need your vote to be in the running for the trip to India 🙂 , all you have to do is click on the following link and vote for me. As my first contest, I’m just happy to be able to participate, but it would be an amazing opportunity if I won.

To vote for me click here 🙂 (voting closes on January 15th)

For more information about the contest visit the website Kerala Blog Express

Navigating the backwaters of Kerala


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Kerala is a south-western Indian state that offers good weather almost all year round and great places to explore.

During one of my trips to India my family and I stayed in a houseboat for a night. These houseboats, originally called “Kettuvallams” were used to carry rice and spices and now have been remodeled to serve tourists with the unique experience of navigating the backwaters of Kerala, which consists of a series of canals, rivers and lakes that interconnect and meet with sea water from the Arabian Sea.

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