Shelter Hotel

19,20 & 21 Venkatesa Agraharam Street, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, 600004, India | 2 star hotel
Prices starting from $33.00

Travel Blogs from Chennai (Madras)

Indian Hospitality and Beautiful Temples

A travel blog entry by johneklund


... friend. We selected buffet lunches – John the Southern Indian buffet and Terrie the Northern Indian one. They looked fairly similar but there were 2-3 of the many dishes that were distinct, with the North Indian meals containing more dishes with thicker creamier sauce. The breads accompanying the dishes also differed. After lunch we made the 2-3 hr drive back to Chennai to our new, very nice, hotel – Somerset Greenways in the Southern part of Chennai. Sunday, ...

Day 6

A travel blog entry by lollylu17


... I ended up getting tempted with curry again!! Oh dear... it's never gonna leave me! I have no will power!! We got back up to the room and I took the ring off that I bought for me and mum and noticed that some of the stones had fallen out! I told mum and she checked hers too and the same thing had happened to hers! We were so cross. So we decided to go to back to Spencers straight from breakfast to try and get our money back. What a shame. I loved those ...

Friends from School !

A travel blog entry by johncyrus


The morning started off with taking my son to the schools that I studied.

I wanted to take Tim to the school where I did the majority of my schooling in Chennai. My mother taught there as well. Christ Church Anglo Indian Higher Secondary School as it is called has stood the test of time and has been remarkably unchanged in fast changing city which has left it behind. Christ Church is playing catch up and to my ...

From India to Ethiopia

A travel blog entry by idlysambar


... Ethiopia, Egypt, Greece, Armenia and India. Where in India are the Orthodox Christian churches?” . I made an intelligent guess and answered, “Kerala”. Later that evening I did an internet search and found that my answer was indeed right. A Mass was going on in one of the churches. White robed Ethiopian priests carrying candles or incense were chanting hymns.

There is a small museum near the entrance to the churches. You can see thousand year old Amharic ...

Mamallapuram on a wobbly bike!

A travel blog entry by anita.russ


... woman wobbling very unsteadily along the road on a very uncomfortable bike!!

in summary i think it is fair to say that while it is not really a traditional beach resort mamallapuram is an attractive and interesting place in which to see a few sights and relax after flying into chennai. it is about an hour by car from the airport and the hotels and restaurants are good. i liked it.


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This 2 star hotel, located in the Raja Annamalai Puram area of Chennai (Madras), is near Sathyam Cinemas, Kapaleeshwar Temple, Santhome Cathedral, and Hogenakkal Falls.
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