Travel Blogs from Chennai (Madras)
We arrived in a really nice hotel in Chennai. The next day we went to see amazing rock and bronze sculptures from early periods (900-1500) at the government museum. The same method used to make the bronze statues is now used by Nasa to make very accurate moulds.After I bought tickets for the Chennai Open and I'm very excited and happy to be going …
... some great pictures. It was a great feeling to meet old friends.
Thanks to my friends for arranging it. Nice to see everyone at the same place. I am really proud the diverse fields and achievements of my friends from high school, they have all found their unique areas of expertise, most of them in business.
It was just a few days in Chennai, but this time around I got to meet a lot of people.
At the same time though, India is colorful, amazing and just so alive! I’m looking forward to exploring this city, eating as much delicious food as I can and getting to know my neighborhood. I think it’s just a matter of time before I grow accustomed to everything. Also, I love seeing all the cows wandering along the streets, and there is one in particular that I feed my fruit peels to in the mornings. I named him Brownie. (Cows are ...
... Goa and Kerala delivered us nice, relaxing beaches. But we really got to chill out in the backwaters of the state of Kerala, as we floated on a house boat for a day, just taking in the majestic jungle waters of Southern India. It was so relaxing, but we soon realised this feeling of relaxation, and a chilled atmosphere was South India wrapped up.
We were lured to Northern India for its amazing sights such as Varanasi, the Taj Mahal, the erotic temples etc., But ...
... under the stairs.
The local people were disinterested in us and generally ignored us. We noticed that although we had running water in our room, they had to get their water from a water pump nearby and carry it home on their heads while guiding their toddlers away from every day hazards such as cars, motorbikes, bicycles and cows that would roam the streets.
The streets are lined with tailors and stone carvers, the constant sound of chisel ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet