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Visit Bangalore-Blend of Tradition and Fashions
The Silicon city of India
Bangalore,(Bengalooru-in original Kannada language)Is a fast growing cosmopoliton city in south India. It was founded almost 450 years ago by a local knight named Kempegowda.He is still remembered here in various forms.This city has many places of tourist attraction.Travel packages are available to Bangalore. Branches of all important banks of india and the world are functioning here.Kannada is the language of the state.
Bangalore is at an air distance of 720 K.ms from New-Delhi and could be reached from there by plane,in just 140 minutes. The airport road is fine and ready taxis and city buses are available from there.By train, it is about 2000 K.ms from New-Delhi, and takes about 40 hours to reach. Visitors can reach here directly from foreign countries as there is international air port at one-hour road distance from Bangalore main Bus terminus.This city is now famous as electronic city of India.
Bangalore has many spots to be seen by Tourists.Some of them are these:
Built around 1956, this grand granite stone building houses the legislature and Secretariat of Karnataka state. it is at one corner of Cubbon Park garden.This building os perhaps most majestic Legislature building in the country. It has a blend of Indo-European architectural styles. This is a quadrangular, four-storied building.
Opposite to this is -High Court building.
This a building built on British style, and during British rule. Formerly it was the Secretariat building, (In pre-independence days) and after that, till the completion of Vidhana soudha, it housed The state legislature. Now it houses the state High court.This is also a part of Cubbon park. This is a two-storied building.
This is one of the two main Parks in bangalore. Is is named after Lord Cubbon, one of the viceroys in India during british rule.The park is beautiful,neat, ant in the centere od the city.Visitors can freely roam here. At another end of this park are Two museums, worthy to be seen.One is Government museum and another is Technological museum.
It means, Red Garden.But it is full of green. Spread over the wide area of about 200 acres, it has a beautiful lake on one side. It is a botanical garden.Developed over 16years, since the period of Hyder-Ali.It is under the supervision of Horticulture department of the state. It has fine walking avenues, certain statues,a nd a glass- house.
Apart from these, bangalore has many other worthy spots like-Bull temple, University campuses art galleries, to be seen. Many i t companies are located here.They find solutions to lot of software problems face by users all over the world.
Bangalore is a posh city now.It has many clubs and hotels to cater the needs of visitors of every kind.
This city is is well connected from every part of the country, by air, road, and rail.
Mysore is just 160 K.ms away from this city.
Bangalore has a population of 80 lakhs.
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