Dhanushkodi – The South Eastern Tip of India

Dhanushkodi – The South Eastern Tip of India

Literally translated to tip of the bow, Dhanushkodi is a place of religious significance to Hindus in India. This previously busy fishing town is a ghost town today. A major cyclone ravaged the fishing hamlet in 1964, what remains today is just ruins. People don’t live there anymore like they used to and if you … Continue reading “Dhanushkodi – The South Eastern Tip of India”

Day Trip To Mahabalipuram

Day Trip To Mahabalipuram

Mamallapuram or Mahabalipuram which is located about 50km from Chennai, Tamil Nadu in the South of India, was one place we visited during our recent trip to India, Chennai to be precise (April 2017)! We have visited the place as children, probably in the 90s but thoroughly enjoyed re visiting the place and were able … Continue reading “Day Trip To Mahabalipuram”

19 Things To Do In Madras aka Chennai!

19 Things To Do In Madras aka Chennai!

So, this week is celebrated as Madras Week, in continuance with the Madras Day celebrations, I thought it would be good to create a listicle of sorts for people who will be visiting India. Most tourists/backpackers only visit the northern part of India – Agra, Delhi, Himachal etc. Why not visit the southern part of … Continue reading “19 Things To Do In Madras aka Chennai!”