Crescent Of "Kovalam"

Crescent of Kovalam

The Moon as it appears early in its first quarter when only a small arc-shaped section of the visible portion is illuminated by the Sun. This is known as a crescent. Kovalam is the very own Crescent Moon of earth and surprisingly on Earth. 

About Kovalam

It has three beaches separated by rocky outcroppings in its 17 km coastline, the three together form the famous crescent of the Kovalam beach. The world famous - Kovalam is located in the area of Trivandrum city. A casual fishing village transformed into a tourist destination when Regent Maharani of Travancore constructed her beach resort in the 1920s. No wonder, a woman can do wonders. 

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Vizhinjam Lighthouse, Kovalam


It was earlier famous for topless European women who used to throng there. It was the first topless beach in India. Hold your horses... readers, topless bathing is banned now.
Walking over a crescent-shaped alleyway or the only walkway connecting all the three beaches, with palm trees moving along with us, was no better than walking on an isle with guards escorting you till the throne. 
The hotel owners have marveled in softening the edges of their concrete buildings with brightly-coloured, fragrant flowers and each building has been designed so that the problems of being overlooked are minimised. The coolest thing about Kovalam is German Bakery, a beachfront bakery with ample of books to read, and an open terrace for yoga.

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German Bakery, Kovalam


Treat your eyes to the azure water of the Arabian sea, sand between your toes, light breezes on your face, cold seawater, rejuvenating Ayurveda.

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If you want to make your stay glamorous go blindfolded for Leela Beach Resort. Somatheeram Ayurvedic Health Resort & Soma Plamshore is pure bliss for beach lovers. 

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Go with the natural flow here in Kovalam, it will certainly soothe your mind and body.
Early morning walks, lazy days, golden shores, magnificent twilight, blue waters, lovely hills, and  incredibly picturesque sunsets—you’ll have it all to yourself. 
Overlooking the shimmering waters of the Arabian Sea that let you see the blue water and the sky merge together. It’s a sight to behold.


The touch of water reminds me of the sea, the sand and the sunsets are of course for free!

6 comments

  1. Really masmerising to see how decently your words are capable of expressing the nature's beauty !!

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  2. One can live the beauty of the place through your words...u have that art of winning over the heart and soul through ecstatic expression of the beauty that lies in this place...well written

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  3. Beautiful place described in beautiful words,want to visit Trivandrum again, Kovalam one of my favourite beach in the city.

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