The Aruna

144-145 Sterling Road, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, 600034, India | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $70.00

Travel Blogs from Chennai (Madras)

Colombo to Chennai in a in a flash.

A travel blog entry by ourmaninkome

Although part of me wanted to see more of Sri Lanka, the east coast and possibly Jaffna, an other side decided to to book a flight and leave for India. So I got a out of Colombo and the next day I landed in Chennai wondering "where and what next"? Things started to happened pretty quick though. On my flight to Chennai I was wondering what I would do when I arrived in this big city. When I came out of the airport I had to wait for a shuttle to take me to the domestic terminal so I ...

Day 4

A travel blog entry by lollylu17


Up at 4a.m. to get ready for the drive to Bangalore!! Ooh, that's hard. But at least we can sleep in the car... or so I thought! We had asked for a breakfast that we could take with us and when I went to check what it would be they said it would be fruit, juice, crisps and a chicken sandwich. I said I didn't really want a chicken sandwich for breakfast so could I have a vegetarian breakfast - thinking they would give us vadais, idlis or bread or something like ...

Welcome to India

A travel blog entry by leendunc


You can travel far and wide in Scotland, witnessing only rare sights of poverty with beggars dotted along corners of city streets. It seems to be hidden away, out of site and perhaps out of mind. Travelling along the dual carriageway between Chennai and Pondicherry the poor are a common sight, wondering the dusty road sides, fishing in polluted ponds or fixing their wood and rag homes, it seems the impoverished ...

Southern India Wrapped Up

A travel blog entry by shaunandkaren


Take all of the North India chaos: traffic, horns, people and great food. Add some coconut trees, great beaches, interesting historical and religious sights, rock formations in the middle of nowhere, some delicious cuisine items, and a very obvious Indian head wobble on steroids, and you got it in one. This is Southern India wrapped up.

After leaving the populous north of India, we knew there would be similarities in the South, but we couldn't wait for the difference. ...

Homemade biriani and a whizzy tour

A travel blog entry by coxfamilytrip


... to get to the beach front although we did persevere and the girls dipped their feet in to cool down, On the way we had an unexpected stop at Beena & Sagar's local church and Rob felt he was in danger of being struck by lightning walking in so made himself scarce! Later, the evening..yes back for MORE food of homemade chapatis and dosai which the girls loved before waddling back to aunt's house from the ...

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This 3 star hotel, located in the Kilpauk area of Chennai (Madras), is near Hogenakkal Falls, Mylapore, Adventure Island, and Government Museum.
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