Travel Blogs from Tiruchirapalli, India

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TRICHY, TRICHY, India travel blog

TRICHY

A travel blog entry by roseyben

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Tiruchirappalli affectionately know as Trichy (a) because no one can pronounce it and (b) you can't spell it either is far bigger that I thought it would be. When we step of the train we take the 2 minute rikshaw ride to our hotel two streets away. The ...

Moving on to Trichy, Trichy, India travel blog

Moving on to Trichy

A travel blog entry by susiewoo

Some Israeli's who were taking over our room in Kodaikanal also bought out cooker, on top of which we gave them a container of kerosene, a floor brush, a fruit and veg basket and Andy's cellotaped up flute. We had a final breakfast in the Pakia Deepam, ...

Trichy Srirangam Temple, Trichy, India travel blog

Trichy Srirangam Temple

A travel blog entry by susiewoo

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We endeavoured to book Air Lanka tickets to Sri Lanka, but all were fully booked for the following month, not only from Trichy but also from Trivandrum. The only alternative was to fly from Madras, where because of heavy booking an extra plane was being ...

7th Stop - Lunch In Pudukottai, Pudukkottai, India travel blog

7th Stop - Lunch In Pudukottai

A travel blog entry by venoth

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In search of food and we stopped at Pudukottai Town. We arrived here at 2pm and stopped for lunch at Hotel Maaris.  Food in the hotel was expensive but taste generally good. Cost us totally Rs. 450.  The weather in Pudukottai ...

The MANY Temples of Trichy, Trichy, India travel blog

The MANY Temples of Trichy

A travel blog entry by jameshardy88

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Trichy is a busy bustling city and one that we stayed smack bang in the centre of. Trichy itself is pretty much in the centre of Tamil Nadu and as such is a bit of a travel hub. Something that we intended to take advantage of. Famed for its Rock Temple ...

The famous Tamil Nadu Head Wobble, Gangakondacholapuram, India travel blog

The famous Tamil Nadu Head Wobble

A travel blog entry by thorgal67

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Greetings from Gangakondacholapuram (try to say that a couple of times). We would like to tell you about the Tamil Nadu Head Wobble. When you ask a question, a person from Tamil Nadu will wobble his head. A bit like those little statues that some ...

Travel to Chittanavasal, Pudukottai, India travel blog

Travel to Chittanavasal

A travel blog entry by rajv

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Hi My trip to Chittanavasal....   on the way to chittanavasal (just an 1 km before) I saw some stone henge and ASI board.  I am infering this as ancient burial sites. I took some photos, but there is no clue or boards about that ...

Fresh off the boat....or plane., Tiruchirapalli, India travel blog

Fresh off the boat....or plane.

A travel blog entry by tracymiller

... for the first time (while feeling secure on a bus) as I was feelng really good, i was buzzing, proud that i was in India finally but that gradually dimished as the bus journey went on, my swamp ass worsened (sweaty ass syndrome) and so did my ...

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Into "Incredible India"

A travel blog entry by mattandnicole

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... like pastries and fudge things. And the breads, chappati things etc.   We had a lot of preconceptions and expectations of India. So far, we haven't found it anymore difficult to get around then any other place we have been. It is more intense, ...

Eerste week, Lalgudi, India travel blog

Eerste week

A travel blog entry by indian_days

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... 'zuster' betekent. Er zaten zo enkele schattige kinderen bij. Je zag soms 'de apenstreken' in hun ogen. Het klopt wat ze zeggen over de linkerhand in India ===>> Altijd ontwijken. Elke ochtend om 5u30 heb ik een wekker die zo klinkt:  ...

Schody do nebe, Trichy, India travel blog

Schody do nebe

A travel blog entry by makkac

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... templu. Tri rupiky k prvnimu a pak ctyri ke kazdymu dalsimu. Asi deset kilacku tam a neco vic zpatky. Sme preci v incredible India. Jako prvni sme si vybrali  ten slavnej Rock Fort. 430 schodu nahoru. Dolu to nevim. skoro v pul sedmy sme se vydali ...

Trichy, Trichy, India travel blog

Trichy

A travel blog entry by stubo

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... the beggars a lot so i left reletivly soon. Back on the No 1 bus again to the final temple set of 18 acres maybe the biggest in India and it was very nice. I lied and said i didnt have a camera here (as it would have cost 50 Rs) but this guy asked me ...

First daysssszzzz!!!, Lalgudi, India travel blog

First daysssszzzz!!!

A travel blog entry by indian_days

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... met buren/ het appartement waar ik momenteel verblijf bijna opgekuist (was wel vies)/ eten proeven/ dorpje leren kennen/ dierenverwonderingjacht/  :)  Greetings!!  Jullie Indiaantje (Indi''rtje klinkt niet zo grappig) !  ...

Reaching Trichy and staying at kalyana mandapam, Tiruchirapalli, India travel blog

Reaching Trichy and staying at kalyana mandapam

A travel blog entry by vlakshmi12

We started from Mumbai on 26th May 2010. Initially only my mother was supposed to go for the poonal ceremony. So all the tickets were booked in advance and were confirmed except for the ticket for Mumbai-Trichy direct train on 25th May. But then I wanted ...

Visiting Srirangam temples, Tiruchirapalli, India travel blog

Visiting Srirangam temples

A travel blog entry by vlakshmi12

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On 29th May 2010 it was the Udaya Santhi or holy water abhishekam ceremony for Ajay. In the morning after breakfast me and my mom along with my other relatives went to the Srirangam Ranganathar temple and went to Sri Ranganayaki Thayar sannadhi and Sri ...

Visit to Samayapuram, Tiruchirapalli, India travel blog

Visit to Samayapuram

A travel blog entry by vlakshmi12

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On 2nd June 2010 we visited Samayapuram temple which is abode to Goddess Mairamman.  Samayapuram Mariamman is very powerful and fulfills the wishes of all her devotees. The goddess was dazzling with diamond earrings, vaira necklaces and her orange / ...

Visit to Gunaseelam, Tiruchirapalli, India travel blog

Visit to Gunaseelam

A travel blog entry by vlakshmi12

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On 4th June we went to Gunaseelam by catching the Musuri bus from Trichy Central Bus stand. We reached within an hour. We bought 5 archana tickets and did the archanas in everyone's names. The priests perfomed the archana really well and we had a lovely ...

Exploring the fantacies of independent house!, Trichy, India travel blog

Exploring the fantacies of independent house!

A travel blog entry by vidsati

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I have been a city bred female, living in a tier1 city- all my life.  What does that mean in this context- my life and living has stayed restricted to apartments, highways, malls and hectic mechanical routines that a city life has on offer. I have ...

trichy, India, trichy, India, India travel blog

trichy, India

A travel blog entry by christophebox

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warten bis der bus kommt, Tiruchirapalli, India travel blog

warten bis der bus kommt

A travel blog entry by travelfitz

es war gar nicht so einfach, von tanjore nach trichy einen bus zu bekommen, der uns samt gepaeck befoerdert. die feiertage von pongal waren zu ende, und schueler und werktaetige waren auf dem weg zu ihren arbeitsplaetzen bzw. schulen. der busbahnhof ...

More temples in Trichy, Trichy, India travel blog

More temples in Trichy

A travel blog entry by helen_joe

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We caught the train from Madurai to Trichy. It was just over 2 hours so we were in Trichy for lunchtime. We spent a bit of time walking around looking for a hotel – things were starting to look bleak but we got lucky on our 5th attempt with a hotel ...

Temples around Trichy - India, Trichy, Tamilnadu, india, India travel blog

Temples around Trichy - India

A travel blog entry by rajv

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I stayed in Hotel Ramyas located near to Trichy Bus Stand.  The service is normal and not to the expectation, facilities can be termed as ok.  Entrance of Thiruppathur Brahmapureeswarar temple.  This temple is believed to be ...

Peregrinos por Tamil Nadu, Tiruchirapalli, India travel blog

Peregrinos por Tamil Nadu

A travel blog entry by rrosito

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... , realmente no quiere bajarle a una de sus mejores piezas. No la pudimos comprar L Decepcionados salimos ya rumbo a Tiruchirapalli o como se le conoce abreviadamente Trichy, ahÝ dormiremos, el camino mejora sustancialmente y solamente nos demoramos hora ...

Narthamalai trip, Trichy, India travel blog

Narthamalai trip

A travel blog entry by rajv

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My trip to Narthamalai was very exciting.   I am aware it is one of the best historical place and untouched by the pollution.  We reached the narthamalai village around 8:45 am and enquired about the localites.  We were directed ...

On to Trichy - Rock Fort and more temples, Trichy, India travel blog

On to Trichy - Rock Fort and more temples

A travel blog entry by glyn

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regen | rain, Trichy, India travel blog

regen | rain

A travel blog entry by erikontravel

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Vannacht zijn nog een viertal reisgenoten aangekomen. De reisgenoten bereiken India via de meest exotische routes (bijv. via Bangkok of Kuala Lumpur). Vandaag hebben we eerst Auroville aangedaan. Een in 1968 gestichte leefgmeenschap door de indiaase ...

Temples in Trichy, Trichy, India travel blog

Temples in Trichy

A travel blog entry by kittyemma

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... breakfast at 6.30!Trichy was our choice over Madarai (both famous for temples) because it holds three temples and one is the largest in India. Our choice of hotel was based on the fact it had wifi, but true to Indian form this was not working, and hadn't ...

15 things Andy has learned about India, Tiruchchirāppalli, India travel blog

15 things Andy has learned about India

A travel blog entry by mrscruff

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1. Potholes are hard to spot 2. Speed bumps are not signed 3. Some potholes are big enough to fit a rickshaw 4. The roof bars on a rickshaw are very hard 5. The locals are the friendliest, smiliest bunch of people I've ever met 6. The above does ...

Kudumian malai, Pudukottai, India travel blog

Kudumian malai

A travel blog entry by rajv

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Kudumian malai : An very calm and interesting spot for those who curious to visit the historic places.  This is one of temples patroned by Chera, Chola, Pandyas and later kings. A very rare to encounter such places and full of sculptures with ...

Trichy - India's Largest Hindu Temple Complex, Trichy, India travel blog

Trichy - India's Largest Hindu Temple Complex

A travel blog entry by modernnomad67

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... visit the nearby Lourdes Church in the meantime. Trichy's other main site is the Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, supposedly the largest in India and one that feels like a self contained city. To get to the inner sanctum involves passing through seven gopurams ...

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