Photos on places in Kerala.Images of sunset from marine drive ernakulam, st angelo's fort of Kannur,river in kannur,elephant and bright orange flower

Scenic Picture from the southern Indian state Kerala renowned in tourist maps as "The God's Own Country"..The photos were not meant to post and share like this at the time they are taken..but were taking as it comes in some journeys and some leisures..

You are welcome to have a look on the images of the sunset from marine drive of Cochin, St Angelo's fort from Kannur district, rivers in Kannur, elephant photo and a bright orange flower from the home gardens.

baeutiful sunset from marine drive cochin in eranakulam district of south indian state kerala"Sunset from Marine Drive At Ernakulam"

Now we are at Ernakulam district of State Kerala..To be more precise we are now at one of the hot spots of the town, the MarineDrive. The place gives some space for leisurely chats and relaxing from the busy life in the city..The town has a few parks in the center with the same purpose.. Their are shopping malls and food courts nearby these places..

The island seen at the other side is Wellington and also you can se lights on the docked ships out their in the ports...

Photo by:Georjo
Camera: SonyEricsson W810i(2mp)
Focus Mode:Auto

kannur fort,one of the oldest forts in kerala built by the portuguese,st angelos fort high boundary wall"St Angelo's Fort At Kannur"

Now we are at Kannur, One of the northern districts of Kerala. This fort is also known as Kannur Kota and is situated 3kms away from kannur town facing the Arabian sea.

The fort was built in 1505 by the first Portuguese viceroy of India. Later it fall from hands to hands and at last the British conquered the fort and began using for their military purposes.

This is now one of the main tourist attractions in Kannur. The tourists will get detailed explanations from the guides, and the place is secured by the police..

Photo by:Sreerag
Camera: SonyEricsson W810i(2mp)
Focus Mode:Auto

soldier barracks photographs from the old fort of kannur in kerala,st angelos fort"Soldier Barracks From The Kannur Fort"

you people can walk through these long tunnel like barracks. their are many trenches, Canons, Oil light house, Gravestones, Huge stairways, Watch towers etc in the fort. One side of the fort is the Arabian sea.. you can get a good view of splashing waves of the sea from the top of the fort walls..

Its a must see if you are going to Kannur district in Kerala

Photo by:Sreerag
Camera: SonyEricsson W810i(2mp)
Focus Mode:Auto

rivers in kerala photos,river photo taken from a bus passing through a bridge over it,photographed from kannur district of kerala"The Vast River Course"

Photo taken during a bus journey somewhere from Kannur district.. Our state Kerala is blessed with so many rivers flowing through its veins.. Even then the state is now having scarcity of water for hydro electric plants and irrigation..

Photo by: Arun
Camera: SonyEricsson K750i(2mp)
Focus Mode: Auto

indian elephant tusker photograph from kerala"The Mighty Indian Tusker"

A tusker an inevitable part of all the festivals in temples here..

Camera:SonyEricsson C902 (5mp)
Focus Mode:Auto

closeup photo of flower,bright orange coloured flower from the gardens"The Orange Fullstop "
Photo by:Georjo
Camera: SonyEricsson W810i(2mp)
Focus Mode:Auto

This post is just a leisurely act. I haven't yet covered any of the main Tourist attractions of the State Kerala like the waterfalls, Wildlife sanctuaries, Forts and Palaces, backwaters and house boats, Festivals, arts like Kadhakali etc.. Am looking forward into doing some serious posts covering all these attractions... Not yet...But sooooon.....Thank you friends for sparing some time here..

If you want to see some more palaces like the Dutch Palace in Cochin, and the Jew Street of Mattancherry follow the links just below

Dutch Palace-Mattancherry

Jew Street Cochin

These are places of historical importance and is worth your visit if you are once in Kerala......

Stay glued to the Pixelshots.. The real posts from kerala is still to come..

See you again friend.. Keep visiting..

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