Kovalam, Kerala - Three pristine beaches flank the balmy waters of the Arabian Sea in the beautiful town of Kovalam. These beaches are named Lighthouse, Hawah, and Samudra. An erstwhile hippie hot spot, Kovalam's beaches now entice one and all.
https://flic.kr/p/8XwxGR | Sri Ananthapathmaswami Temple, Ananthapura | Temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu at Ananthapura in Kasargod District, around 6 km from Kumbala, Northern Kerala. The whole temple is built in the middle of a pond and is believed to be the original seat (Moolasthana) of Ananthapadmanabha Swami (Padmanabhaswamy temple) Thiruvananthapuram. Legend has it that this is the original site where Ananthapadmanabha settled down.
Padmanabhapuram Palace is located in at Padmanabhapuram Fort, in Padmanabhapuram, Kanyakumari District, Tamil Nadu, India. Padmanabhapuram is the former capital city of the erstwhile Hindu kingdom of Travancore. It is about 20km from Nagercoil, and about 50km from Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. The palace complex is inside an old granite fortress around four kilometers long. The palace is located at the foot of the Veli Hills, which form a part of the Western Ghats. The river Valli flows nearby
#Kowdiar Palace in #Trivandrum, Kerala, India by #Sree Chithira Thirunal Maharajah in 1934 on the occasion of the wedding of his only sister, Maharani Karthika Thirunal Lakshmi Bayi.Kowdiar Palace's architectural work is famous and has over 150 rooms. The entry to this palace is restricted as it is the private residence of the royal family settled in #Thiruvananthapuram .