FUN-travel: Multi Cultural Cochin

November 28, 2016 by  

  • The Old City…is a cultural melting pot… with its Portuguese fort… Dutch influenced architecture… Catholic Church…and Jewish Synagogue.
  • And local fisherman…along the banks of the bay…still use cantilevered Chinese fishing nets.

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  • Time honored traditions at Local Laundry……of braided rope lines…so no pins are needed for hanging…and hot coals heat the iron.

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FUN-fact – Called the “Queen of the Arabian Sea” Cochin was an important spice trading center on the west coast of India from the 14th century.

 

 

 

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