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    Fishing Nets

Fort Cochin
Co-Chin, meaning 'Like-China'...

13kms from Ernakulam Town, Fort Cochin is a reminder of the colonial times. Cochin named for its natural harbour, one of the finest in the World earned the name "Queen of the Arabian Sea".
Arabs were the first traders of spices and then came Chinese in large numbers settled along the coast of Kerala. Even today we can able to see the Chinese Fishing nets. Fort Cochin transformed itself into a European town between 1500 and 1520.
The Portuguese were the first to set foot in 1500 by the landing of Vasco-da-gama. The Dutch followed the Portuguese in 1660. Finally, the British took over the charge of Fort Cochin in 1795. Cochin is one of the largest port in India. All the islands like Wellington island, Bolgatty, Gundu, Fort Cochin and Vypeen are connected by Ferry.

Sights at a glance: 
      
Jewish Synagogue, Mattancherry Palace, Santa Cruz Basilica, St. Francis Church



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