Ooty is one of the most famous hill stations in India. While many of its attractions are well known, there are hidden gems and offbeat places to be discovered in every visit.
Chennai is a bustling metropolis today with a strong connect to its past. The heritage structures in the city are a reminder of Chennai's colonial past.
Pondicherry is a sleepy coastal town located south of Chennai. Its French connection can be felt through the heritage buildings built by their erstwhile rulers.
Kodaikanal is called the princess of hill stations. The very mention of its name evokes a pleasant feeling among people living in South India looking for a summer retreat.
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Kodaikanal is not just another hill resort. From private waterfalls to roadside stalls selling spicy bajji, there are many exciting things to look forward to.
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The ECR is known to be the recreational hub of Chennai, perfect for a getaway from the city. The three pleasant picnic spots that can be covered from Chennai in a day are Dakshinachitra Museum, Muttukadu Boat Club and Crocodile Bank.
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The remnants of Chennai's green glory can still be seen in parts of the city through its nature parks and protected forests. Semmozhi Poonga, Vandalur Zoo and Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary are the three green places worth visiting.
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Hogenakkkal is known as the Niagara of India. The beautiful waterfalls, narrow waterways and the surrounding rocks transport one to a different world.
Mahabalipuram, Chidambaram, Tranquebar and Courtallam are some of the heritage sites in Tamilnadu with stone sculptures, temples, beaches, forts and waterfalls.
Yelagiri, Yercaud and Kolli Hills are the three mild hill stations located closest to Chennai. These less-explored options can also be considered along with Ooty and Kodaikanal as summer retreats.
The sky above is a thing of beauty for a romantic mind to admire. One need not be a science lover to enjoy stargazing.
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Comets, asteroids and meteoroids are small solar system bodies. Meteoroid becomes a meteor or a shooting star when it enters Earth's atmosphere and becomes a meteorite if a fragment manage to reach the ground.
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