I popped into almost every shop on that road and the photo above is from a Khadi Gramudyog or some such there.
This man is making banana chips. The process smelled very good indeed.
There are innumerable Ayurvedic pharmacies and some of them have all kinds of plants waiting outside.
Ate here a couple of times.
Although it's November, Thiruvananthapuram can be sweaty and hot. And so I'd eventually head for the splendid Pothy's to cool my heels for a bit. This lady in uniform, a rare sight here, makes herself useful.
The Indian Coffee House. Great coffee, always full, and the food smells delicious.
Gent's Beauty Parlours abound. And lottery ticket sellers.
A movie ticket costs Rs. 80.
A common menu at many an eatery.
Dinner at Kovalam was not Sushi. The cook was from Sikkim.
Now, is it or isn't it?