The Residency

No.49, G.N.Chetty Road, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, 600017, India | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Chennai (Madras)

Day 4

A travel blog entry by lollylu17


... of traffic and nobody moving. We thought it was just the roadworks, but as we got through it we realised it was a broken down bus. With all this and the other traffic we hit, we got delayed by about 1 and a half hours. We didn't get to Joan's house until 1pm! So all in all the journey took us 8 hours!! Joan, Kevin, Tanya and Lorna were there and we all had lunch. Kevin had cooked massala chops (mum loves these and remembered them from last time she went to visit ...


A travel blog entry by hoffs2ctheworld


... about some trivial matter, I will remember the little old lady sitting on the street trying to sell her 3 dozen bananas or the little disabled beggar child at the station or the poor rickshaw wallah in Calcutta sleeping under his rickshaw at night. On the bright side though, we have found Indian people so welcoming and friendly. We have met some great people along the way. People seem so patient (especially on the crazy roads) and have no problem with invasion of ...

Planes, Trains, Automobiles - The Beautiful South

A travel blog entry by twotravelmunkys


... was a no smoking train and that smoking is not allowed on Indian stations now either. However, we were tourists and felt that this was an appropriate time and place for the dumb British tourist act to be played. When the train stopped at the stations we would open the doors and have a smoke, jumping back on with all the others when the train blew its whistle and started moving, finishing our cigarettes and closing the door before reaching full speed. Train safety in still in ...

Welcome back to the Motherland

A travel blog entry by chiapoe

... week. Still full from my dosa meal, I powered through some delicious eggplant, lentils and rice served up by Patti as I caught up with Kirthi aunty and Tapasya and Tarunya. Tarunya works in ed tech, and I use her company's technology in the classroom, so we enjoyed catching up. After lunch, we piled into the car to head to Ammanji and his wife's place, who is a relative of my Thatha. Recalling fond memories of visiting Ammanji's house as ...

Challenges in Chennai

A travel blog entry by jerram.bateman

... match. You will remember my struggle to find a ticket, well, outside the ground I ran into a guy from Hamilton with a similar predicament. Like me, he eventually found his way into the ground and we parted ways to our separate seats. It was great to chat with a fellow kiwi, albeit for only a few minutes, but in a country of 1.2 billion people I doubted we would cross paths again...I was wrong! The following night I ventured up to my hotel’s rooftop restaurant for ...

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This 4 star hotel, located in the Ayanavaram area of Chennai (Madras), is near Monuments at Mahabalipuram, Sea Shore Temple, Gandhi Museum - Madurai, and Mylapore.
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    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent