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Inside Background
Chennai started life as a fishing village, just like thousands others scattered...
Last edited: 10 May 2009
Inside Things to Do
Chennai is full of many Ancient temples, most famous are Kapaleeshwar temple...
Last edited: 12 March 2009
The Chennai Open is the first event in the ATP calendar. It is held the first...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
Dakshin chitra is one of the unique culture centers in Chennai. It is a center...
Last edited: 01 February 2012
Whoever is interested in seeing traditional lIfestyle and culture should visit...
Last edited: 12 March 2009
It is in ECR road, on the way to Mahabalipuram, it is about a KM after VGP...
Last edited: 20 August 2012
Free Turtle Walks help to preserve and protect the endangered Olive Ridley sea...
Last edited: 29 October 2008
This website is no longer live. Last twitter tweet from @storesondoors was in...
Last edited: 30 November 2012
This is a shop run by the state government, selling traditional craft items. It...
Last edited: 12 March 2009
Pulicat lake is a wonderful place to spend for a day. Day trips is the best...
Last edited: 21 April 2014
T nagar is one of the most busiest shopping area in Chennai. If you are looking...
Last edited: 13 April 2007
The Museum has seen Considerable improvement in the last decade, worth a visit...
Last edited: 12 March 2009
The Theosophical Society founded by H.P. Blavatsky and Col. Olcott, to which...
Last edited: 17 May 2013
If you are a first time visitor, avoid the public transport. It is very...
Last edited: 15 August 2010
Ubbalamadagu Falls (also known as Tada Falls) is is a great water falls, and is...
Last edited: 21 December 2011
This is certainly one of the best zoos in India, having a vast area where...
Last edited: 04 October 2013
VTI 
If you are looking for traditional art as a sovenier , VTI is a very good place...
Last edited: 13 April 2007
Citi Center is the only mall along the "Beach Road" stretch... Don't give it a...
Last edited: 08 June 2010
The latest Mall to take Chennai by storm! This is apparently the largest mall...
Last edited: 05 June 2010
This decent sized mall is located on Nelson Manickam Road, and is one of the...
Last edited: 08 June 2010
Very easy to get to by taxi or auto. Be careful as there are so many small...
Last edited: 15 February 2009
Inside Dining Scene
Hi Chennai is famous for its lip smacking idly.vada and Dosas. In fact it is...
Last edited: 27 May 2006
There is huge variety in Indian cuisine, and Chennai has fine examples of North...
Last edited: 18 August 2010
A trip to Chennai cannot be complete without a stop to Grand Sweets, the home...
Last edited: 08 September 2010
Inside India: For Foreign Visitors
Currency The currency used in India is the rupee, which is divided into 100...
Last edited: 18 September 2014
Visas  All foreigners entering India need a visa.  You can fill it in on line...
Last edited: 25 September 2014
Emergencies in Delhi To call an ambulance, or you are broken down or need any...
Last edited: 06 March 2012
Hindi Phrases     Hello! = NA-MA-SKAR or NA-MA-STE Good,  see, Okay, Oh...
Last edited: 18 September 2014
When in Kovalam (Kerala, India) it is so easy to call home to England, (code...
Last edited: 18 September 2014
Tipping  Visitors are not to be expected to tip taxi drivers. However, hotel...
Last edited: 05 December 2013
How to Enjoy Camping and Hiking Safely In Wildlife Area? Tips from the Expert...
Last edited: 05 June 2014
The Taj Mahal is located in Agra.  It is open from sunrise to sunset, so...
Last edited: 31 October 2014
Get medical advice from your doctor on appropriate jabs well before travelling...
Last edited: 12 June 2012
Tourist Office Scame All but one tourist agency is a scam, Government...
Last edited: 05 November 2014
Is it safe to travel by Trains in India Travelling by train in india is safe...
Last edited: 29 November 2014