A small island from south India –Kerala -Alleppey backwaters get into NatGeo’s stunning destinations photo list.

A small island from south India –Kerala -Alleppey backwaters get into NatGeo’s stunning destinations photo list.

kakkathurathu

The island known as Kakkathuruthu,it means  “island of crows” was featured at 6pm in the “Around the World in 24 Hours” tour

Have you ever heard about this stunning site in kerala ? This island Kakkathuruth situated Alappuzha district has made its name into Natgeo’s list of world’s most charming locales. It is first from the south India. National geographic portrays  the world in 24 hours photo tour.

The people can reached this small island by boat only. was photographed by the magazine at dusk, when “the shadows lengthen and the sky shifts from pale blue to sapphire”.

The accompanying description beautifully sets the scene for what the evening looks like on the little island – “Children leap into shallow pools. Saree-clad women head home in skiffs. Fishermen light lamps and cast nets into the lagoon. Bats swoop across the horizon snapping up moths.”

“If dawn is awakening and daytime illumination, then twilight is transcendence, a final burst of vitality before darkness falls,” added the description by George W Stone.

“It is a matter of pride for keralites to be listed by NatGeo, which is among the leading magazines in the world,” This place just miles away from the gateway of Kerala-Cochin.

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