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Travel Thought of the Week

December 30, 2015

Travel Thought | Image Resource : raibaeva.com

This saying has a lot of meaning and though you may travel the whole wide world the true happiness comes when you come to your sweet home finally and rest your head on your old familiar pillow! But only when you travel far and wide, you will also…

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Veli Tourist Village Thiruvananthapuram- A Treat To The Eyes!

December 15, 2015

Reaching Thiruvananthapuram early in the morning was definitely a good thing for us. Though we were a little tired after such a long journey, but as we checked into our resort rooms, which were quite good, our tiredness vanished away. I took a relaxing shower and sipped some tea, which filled my min…

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Travel Photo of the Week : Arthunkal Church Kerala

November 25, 2015

Arthunkal Church Kerala | Image Resource : keralatourism.org

Arthunkal Church Kerala : "Built by the Portuguese missionaries in the 16th century, the Arthunkal Church, Kerala is one of the important pilgrimage sites. Located right by the beach, this church is also known as St. Andrew's Basili…

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Travel Photo of the Week : Rock Cut Temple Kerala

November 18, 2015

Rock Cut Temple Kerala | Image Resource : coloursofkerala.com

Rock Cut Temple Kerala : "The Rock Cut Temple, Kerala is of great archaeological importance. The stone engravings here are among the earliest specimens of stone sculpture in the state of Kerala. The paintings in this temple depict …

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Travel Photo of the Week : Chembra Peak Kerala

November 16, 2015

Chembra Peak Kerala : Get out of the hustle-bustle of the city and visit a cool and calm place to unwind. The Chembra Peak, Kerala will be a perfect stop for you. The most attractive aspect of this place is the sight of a heart shaped lake, which is believed to have never dried up. The picturesq…

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Travel Photo of the Week : Chandragiri Fort Kerala

November 12, 2015

Chandragiri Fort Kerala | Image Resource : keralatourism.org

Chandragiri Fort Kerala : "Chandragiri Fort, Kerala is in square shape by the side of the river Payaswini. Built in the 17th century, it has a total area of 7 acres. This ruined fort is a standpoint from where you can get a breathta…

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Travel Photo of the Week : Banasura Sagar Dam Kerala

November 9, 2015

Banasura Sagar Dam Kerala | Image Resource : wikipedia.org

Description : My passion for exploring new destinations took me to the breathtaking Bansura Sagar Dam, Kerala. This tourist attraction is the largest dam in India and the second largest of its kind in Asia. It is constructed with mass…

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Our Long But Exciting Journey From Surat to Thiruvananthapuram!

November 6, 2015

Fashion being my prime area of interest, I Ketki Shah, love seeing the world through the specs of fashion and creativity! Since birth I am in Surat, which helped me to incorporate different colors of our culture into my profession. In have explored almost all places in the northern parts of India, b…

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The Crocodile Bank Trust, Chennai – A Unique Effort towards Preservation of Wildlife

October 24, 2015

The Crocodile is one of the oldest organisms to have dwelled on this planet which we call our home. This prehistoric reptile has existed at least for 3 million years and hence is older in origin than some of the later dinosaur species. It has although remained an overly neglected species in terms of…

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Dakshinchitra – Experience the Real Picture of the South Indian Life

October 19, 2015

South India is one of the most unique places on earth, with varied cultures and traditions and hundreds of lifestyles, the versatility of the region is comparable to no place around the globe. People from different cultures have stayed in harmony in the region for over the entire history of civiliza…

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Travel Photo of the Week : Thousand Lights Mosque Chennai

October 13, 2015

Thousand Lights Mosque Chennai | Image Resource : showmetrips.com

Thousand Lights Mosque Chennai : Peacefulness is obtained only through prayers and whenever I travel, I never miss my prayers. Thank Goodness! I was living close to the Thousand Lights Mosque, when I went for an official trip t…

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Travel Photo of the Week : Vivekananda House Chennai

October 8, 2015

Description : Chennai trip cannot be complete without paying a visit to the Vivekananda House. The beach was just opposite to the place. I felt this is the right place for experiencing solitude. Meditation was one of the things I always wanted to try in these places and I was thankful that this …

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The MGM Dizzee World, Chennai – Let Loose the Little Child inside You

October 6, 2015

Gone are the days when we could roam about in leisure along the streets in the summer heat with absolutely no worries and no responsibilities. Gone are the days when we would scream in excitement whenever we would see a new toy or a new ride in the park.

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The Cholamandal Artist’s Village - Chennai’s Magna Carta

September 26, 2015

I continue my trip to the beautiful and eventful city of Chennai. Chennai being the capital of Tamil Nadu, the largest state in Southern India has immense expanse. The city is a major metropolitan and is steadily expanding. The outskirts of the city offer as much satisfaction and tourism opportunity…

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Travel Photo of the Week : Victory War Memorial Chennai

September 24, 2015

Victory War Memorial Chennai | Image Resource : wikimedia.org

Victory War Memorial Chennai : Being a great fan of peculiar and unique places, I happened to visit the Victory War Memorial during my visit to Chennai. The tranquility of the place was ideal for photographers to enjoy their shot. …

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The Edward Elliot Beach, Chennai –A Perfect Long Walk

September 22, 2015

After exploring the city life of modern Chennai, it was time for me now to take a break and spend a peaceful day in the lap of Mother Nature. The city of Chennai is a port city and hence has several very popular beaches like the Marina Beach and the Golden Beach.

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Semmozhi Poonga Park – A Natural Urban Recluse in Chennai

September 12, 2015

A city like Chennai needs a natural recluse where people can get away from the trivialities of daily life and come close to nature. A walk in the natural setting is a must for the modern day city dwellers both for physical and mental wellbeing.

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Travel Photo of the Week : Connemara Public Library Chennai

September 10, 2015

Connemara Public Library Chennai | Image Resource : poonam-me.tumblr.com

Connemara Public Library Chennai : Imagine racks and racks of books. Novels, magazines, thrillers, political books, books on spirituality. I even saw few rare books at Connemara Public Library. If you are a bookie, then …

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Sri Parthasarthy Temple, Chennai – The Oldest structure in Chennai

September 8, 2015

Chennai is one of the oldest centers of the Hindu Religion. Hinduism had its roots in the Indus Valley civilization and the Aryans are supposed to be the first Hindus. The four Vedas were also written during this period on the banks of the Indus River in North Western India.

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Beginnings of a Beautiful Journey to Chennai

September 1, 2015

Every once in a while all of us, should take some time off from our busy and unrelenting schedules to devote ourselves to things which really make life worth living. We all have a subtle realization of the things which are important life but our daily struggle for mere sustenance keeps us away from …

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