Hisham Barbhuiya Nov 29 2014

Egmore – Where Buses, Trains Egg Up

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Egmore is an upmarket area of Chennai, which has been popularized by a lot of Tamil movies, primarily as a railway hub. Factually too, Egmore is known more as a railway preference thanks to its iconic station. In fact, it will not come as a surprise for many if you land in Egmore when you have come up to visit the city. You will recognize it with the red railway station. However, the area has of late been evolving as a major intercity bus hub as I have noticed during the course of my two years’ stay. With the evolution […]

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Hisham Barbhuiya Nov 22 2014

Cheraman Juma Masjid – The First Mosque of the Indian Subcontinent

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Kerala is described as “God’s Own Country” due to the laid-back and comfortable lifestyle of the people.  It is famous for its beaches, hill stations, traditional dance and cuisine. The state is easily accessible by bus from neighbouring Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. More often than not, it is the backwaters which attract tourists to the state. However, there is more in the state than what meets the eye. Besides the popular tourist attractions, one particular spot which has managed to evade the much deserved publicity it deserves is Kodungallur. The town is home to the Cheraman Juma Masjid […]

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Shibani Banik Nov 22 2014

A Spiritual Moment that Satiates Hearts

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Sometimes, the chaotic life that you experience in the metropolis makes you all exhausted and tired. With your regular, mundane life; even an exciting trip doesn’t excite you anymore! There are times when you desperately seek inner calmness, divinity and spirituality that induce consciousness and allow you to access a strange sense of tranquil moment no matter what is happening around you. What is the best get-away to bring back this lost treasure of happiness? Let’s stop here and think for a moment. Is it because you need a spiritual boost to ease up your mind and savor into spiritual […]

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Shibani Banik Nov 15 2014

Monkey Falls: Treat or Retreat?

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How about a refreshing natural splash that sprinkles a candid moment to rejoice after a tiring day of work? If you are yearning for a peaceful moment away from the mundane city life amidst the gushing waters, plan a trip to the waterfalls. The extraordinary experiences that treat you with their magnificent view are a sure-shot way to appeal.  A hot, cloudless day calls for a soak into the lap of nature that not only relieves you from your hard day’s toil, but acts as a refreshing booster for you to stay energized for the coming week. So, are you […]

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Hisham Barbhuiya Nov 15 2014

Chennai Central – The Heart of Travellers

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Ever been to Chennai? Well, if you have been, then this place will not come as a surprise for you. If you have been staying here or been put up for some time at least! It is a busy area which is used as a junction, wherein from you can proceed on a wide variety of areas ranging from the North Indian hub of Sowkarpet or even to the Marina Beach on the sea front. In this blog, we take a look at Chennai Central, in terms of what you can expect when you are here waiting for your bus. […]

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