Marvellous Mamallapuram…

About 1 1/2 hours drive north of Pondicherry in Tamil Nadu is the marvellous Mamallapuram. It is a delightful seaside town with lots to offer. Due to its wonderful rock carvings it is now a World Heritage site. There are two main areas to … Continue reading

Karaikudi’s best kept secrets…

In my previous post I told you all about the fantastic Hotel Bangala in Karaikudi. The Bangala is a great base for exploring the Chettinad region and Karaikudi has some surprises of its own too… Some of the best sights to see are: The … Continue reading

The Beautiful Bangala ~ the jewel of South India…

While travelling in Tamil Nadu this year we discovered the divine Hotel Bangala in the Chettinad town of Karaikudi. If you are looking for a mid-range, character filled hotel with exemplary service look no further than the Bangala. From the moment we … Continue reading