Rang de Basanthi food fest @ Uday Samudra, Kovalam

Two food fests on alternate days were a bit too much to handle but it was indeed a foodie weekend as we headed to the Uday Samudra at Kovalam for the ‘Rang de Basanthi’ food festival. This unique food festival being held from November 11-14 was a tribute to the Border Security Force (BSF) and was dedicated to the heroes of BSF. It may be noted that BSF Day is celebrated on December 1st every year. Continue reading…

‘Ocean on the Plate’ @ Hilton Garden Inn Trivandrum

If you are a fan of seafood, then Hilton Garden Inn Trivandrum is the place to head to this week for ‘Ocean on the Plate’, a seafood promotion at their fine-dine Garden Grille restaurant. It’s a complete seafood menu, starting from salads to grill station to pizza and the main course. The ten-day seafood festival gives the foodies a chance to enjoy a wide variety of tasty dishes from the Malabar Coast including some select seafood salads and curries. Continue reading…

Southern Express at Uday Suites, Shankumukham launches Sunday Brunch

Are you exhausted from a long, tiresome week and looking for a well-deserved break in a reasonable brunch on Sunday? I can recommend a decent one with plenty of choices. Southern Express, the fine dine restaurant at Uday Suites, the Airport Hotel at Shankumukham, just a few hundred meters from the beach, has introduced Sunday Brunch and we had been there to check it out. You can spend a few hours away from the hustle and bustle of the city in a very peaceful environment and if you are lucky, you can get a table overlooking the pool. Continue reading…