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Oct 24, 2015 - Off to the hills

We are heading to the hills, Thekkedy, in fact. It is around 1337M above sea level. This 5.5 hour journey up a very windy mountain road heads west in the state of Kerala. Our Kerala driver Shivan is a good driver. Fortunately, the speed limit is 30kph, which is suitable to react when a tuktuk does a uturn in front of you without a signal, or a car stops in the middle of a potholed road for no reason, or a roadkill bus takes a greedy swing around a blind corner. Where would Indian drivers be without their car horns. They toot before turning...

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