The diverse city of Kochi that is an urban jungle but yet has pockets of local culture is a cosmopolitan city to visit in Kerala. A place of financial importance as it houses one of the largest commercial ports of India, the city with its embracing nature and sense of familiarity.
Exploring the City Born of a Storm
As you make your way through the beautiful city of Kochi, you can see the influence of the numerous European empires that used the city as a battle ground to settle score. However, the colourful past of the region has least impacted the riches or the heritage of the city. With numerous sights around town, make sure you experience all the little things here. From the Buddhism influenced town centres with shops selling collectibles to the picturesque Chinese fishing nets that line the coast, make sure you do not leave your hotel without your camera.
A Gourmand’s Journey
Kochi is also a celebrated destination for gourmands. Not only do they have a number of fine dining restaurants but the small places tucked away in nooks and crannies offer some of the most authentic delicacies to sample.