The Mount Manor

14 GST Rd, St Thomas, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, 600016, India | Hotel
Prices starting from $46.00

Travel Blogs from Chennai (Madras)

Day 4

A travel blog entry by lollylu17


... were supposed to turn right, but because of the roadworks it meant we had to go left and follow diversion. The whole road was being dug up. So that added a bit on to our journey. As we carried on we passed some tiny villages. Some of the houses were so colourful and rich looking and then you had the other extreme where you could see people living in mud huts with barely nothing. It was very sad to see some of the sights. I saw people washing in the street and ...

Welcome to India

A travel blog entry by leendunc


... master farmer who used to conduct me from my channel to his plants, is dead. I struggled down oozing with the filth of laziness in the sun. But how was your path, my brother?"And the other stream answered and said, "Mine was a different path. I came down the hills among fragrant flowers and shy willows; men and women drank of me with silvery cups, and little children paddled their rosy feet at my edges, and ...

Southern India Wrapped Up

A travel blog entry by shaunandkaren


... gave the North a run for its money. As we explored Southern India’s great historic sights, we were impressed. The small town of Hampi, once a massive ancient city displayed great architecture such as a temple that implemented musical drums into the pillars. It was also the home to an amazing stone chariot, great palaces and baths, and even an elephant stable.

When we reached Mysore, we were spoilt with the over the top Maharaja palace, that was just stunning. ...

Sun, Sea, Sand & Stone

A travel blog entry by jameshardy88


... out the Backpacker district (I had decided to leave the main attractions for the following day). A really nice stretch of hotels restaurants shops & stalls (Selling all the usual souvineers) line Othavsdal street that leads out to the sea. Even the beach itself is pretty well kept and sandy. Settling into Moonrakers a restaurant along Othavsdal street I enjoyed a cold drink and a Vegetable Biriyani whilst catching up writing this and ...

Friends, Animals and an Apostle in Chennai

A travel blog entry by


... white basilica and linger a few moments here. Portraits of all the apostles, which line the white, interior walls, are done in light blues, yellows and tans. Overall, this place feels peaceful and light despite the afternoon heat outside.

Our last stop in Chennai is a bakery where we meet Amalan, Valli and Thambu for a quick snack before we’re off to the airport. ...

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This hotel, located in the Saidapet area of Chennai (Madras), is near Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, Story Trails, Mudumalai National Park, and Birla Planaturium.
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