Le Royal Meridien Chennai

1 GST Road, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, 600016, India | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $94.00

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Chennai update

A travel blog entry by roc1954 on Aug 13, 2013

3 comments, 5 photos

Today is Tuesday the 13th of August. I just finished doing Face Time with Ben. I have been out of the loop for a few days and thought that I would use the opportunity to catch up. We arrived in Chennai late on Friday evening. We met up with our driver who took us to the apartments that we had arranged to use for this week. I had started to develop …

Indian Hospitality and Beautiful Temples

A travel blog entry by johneklund


... flights were boarding but did not say from which gates. Passengers started running around frantically asking officials where they were supposed to board. After asking three different officials we found we were at gate 1. We eventually got onto the plane and made our way to Chennai. At Chennai we were greeted by Mr and Mrs LC Raghavan - the proud parents of Sumati - the wife of Terrie's Purdue colleague, Badri. They were pleased to see us and guided us to their car just ...

Speeding Things Up...

A travel blog entry by gibbslocates


... and very efficient but here's the big one, they didnt serve us curry. Maybe Air India had been privatised whilst we were being scared to death in paradise.

Chennai proved to be a huge let down. The city has grown by at least a half since my days of riding Royal Enfield Bullets there. With the expanse had come even more squalor and poor old Madras (as I knew it) has suffered terribly. We stayed in a very nice hotel very cheaply in the middle of a slum. What ...

Day 7

A travel blog entry by lollylu17


... the door and took a few photos. There are people and cows walking along the railway line - children included. We saw a beautiful sunset too and then it got dark by about 6.30 which seemed very early. Mum and I refused to use the toilet on the train so we didn't drink very much! Stephen did though and he said what an experience it was! I forgot about all the sounds people make in India - you hear coughing and snorting the whole time (including from the women), although we ...

From India to Ethiopia

A travel blog entry by idlysambar


... Vegetarians can ask for “Shiro Tegabino” – injera served with a thick spicy vegetable stew.

The bus reached Bahir Dar after 11 hours. I took an auto-rickshaw to the hotel for 10 Birr (Rs 30). Outside of Addis, Ethiopia is full of Bajaj auto-rickshaws. They are called tuk tuks or simply Bajaj. I had made a hotel reservation over email and received an email confirmation. But the
guy behind the counter quoted a price double that. Finally he said that if ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 1 GST Road, Chennai (Madras), is near Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Story Trails, Mudumalai National Park, and Birla Planaturium.
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