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Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium - Know More About Astronomy

May 15, 2014

Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium Bangalore

Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium Bangalore | Image Resource : mouthshut.com

After having pleasant encounter with some beautiful birds, we headed towards our next destination- the Jawaharlal Nehru planetarium.The planetarium is on the T. Chowdiah Road in Bangalore. We reached there by cab. The buildin…

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Travel Photo Of The Week : Tipu Sultan's Palace Bangalore

May 13, 2014

 Tipu Sultans Palace Bangalore

Tipu Sultan's Palace Bangalore | Image Resource : panoramio.com

Description : Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace is a major tourist attraction and is located in Bengaluru. The fine artistry in the palace interiors is sure to enthrall visitors. The rooms in the ground floor have been converted into sma…

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Bangalore Fort – An Alibi of Past

May 11, 2014

After enjoying to our fullest at the Nandi Hills, we headed for the Bangalore fort, which is located just opposite to the city market.On reaching there, it was evident that what we were seeing was only tiny remains of what stood as sprawling fort and an important landmark of the past. We bought the …

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Travel Photo Of The Week : Bull Temple Bangalore

May 7, 2014

Bull temple bangalore

Bull Temple Bangalore | Image Resource : expatsinindia.org

Description : Dodda Ganeshana Gudi is also referred to as the Bull Temple and is located in Bengaluru. It is a major tourist attraction. It is located in Basavanagudi. The temple is located inside the Bugle Rock. This is the biggest templ…

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Birdwatchers' Field Club Of Bangalore - A Group Dedicated Towards Birds.

May 5, 2014

From the Bangalore fort, we came back to hotel and relaxed for the rest of the day. We enjoyed the delicious meals and had rest. The next day, we visited the birdwatchers' field club of Bangalore.

Bangalore is no doubt an action filled city. There are numerous interesting activities for almost eve…

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Nandi Hills – Sacred, Historically Evident and Fun-Filled Site

May 2, 2014

On the very next day of our visit to the city of gardens- Bangalore; we were all set to explore our next destination. As per our planning, the next immediate site was the “Nandi Hills.

Nandi Hills or otherwise known as Nandidurg or Nandi Betta is an old hill fort that is situated in the Chikkabal…

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Travel Photo Of The Week : Ulsoor Lake Bangalore

April 30, 2014

Ulsoor Lake Bangalore
Ulsoor Lake Bangalore
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Description : On your visit to Bengaluru, make sure you visit the Ulsoor lake. There is the Gurudwara Shri Guru Singh Sabha along the banks of this lake. It is the oldest Gurudwara in Bengaluru and here prayers start as early as 3 in the mo…

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Cubbon Park – A Peaceful Place

April 25, 2014

From the very inspiring Government Museum, we headed for the Cubbon Park which was located close to the museum. In this lively and never resting cosmopolitan city of Bangalore, there is a paradise for nature lovers in the form of the lush green “Cubbon Park”. A lot of people come here to relax under…

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Travel Photo Of The Week : Memorial Church Bangalore

April 23, 2014

Memorial Church Bangalore

Memorial Church Bangalore | Image Resource : wikimedia.org

Description : Memorial Church is one of the two original Anglican churches remaining in Bengaluru. The other church is the Christ Church. Both of these are included in the list of tourist attractions of Bengaluru. The church is located in…

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Government Museum – An Interaction with the Past

April 21, 2014

After witnessing the marvel of the Someshwara Temple, we all headed towards another well known place of the city of Bangalore- The Government Museum Sited on the Kasturba Gandhi marg,the Government Museum of Bangalore is considered amongst the oldest museums in India. The Museum was built in the yea…

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Someshwara Temple - A Striking Example of Ancient Architecture

April 18, 2014

After filling ourselves with the delicious breakfast at the hotel, and having a chit chat time, we planned to visit the Someshwara Temple of Bangalore.

The Someshwara temple is situated in the Ulsoor area and is one of the oldest monuments in this city. The actual history of the temple is unknown ;…

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Travel Photo Of The Week : Vidhana Soudha Bangalore

April 16, 2014

Vidhana Soudha Bangalore

 Vidhana Soudha Bangalore | Image Resource : wikimedia.org

Description : Vidhana Soudha Bengaluru is where the state legislature of Karnataka is located. The Neo-Dravidian style of the buidling looks truly impeccable. The building was constructed in the year 1956. The building also includes Indo…

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