Bombay Brasserie, College Road

We had just walked out of the movie and were hungry, well, it was nearly 1pm. Since we were not fond of any of the outlets in the Mall, and it being a Sunday, the whole world and sundry had landed there, we decided to get out and go somewhere else. Our usual haunt is...

Skywatch Friday- Flaming away

Its morning The sun is all ready to rise Lets go to beach were the words resonating in my head… Up and off we went…. hoping to catch the sun against the ocean…  The little ball of fire came alive in the blue morning sky within minutes,  the...

Kamarajar, Madras

Kamarajar, the Chief Minister, the man who spread the value of Education[inspite of being uneducated]. He introduced millions of people to books, and also brought in the mid day meal system to motivate children to go to school. He was also awarded the Bharat Ratna...

MGR Memorial, Madras

The MGR Memorial is a yet another memorial we find in the Marina Beach, Chennai. Today, it has become quiite the favorite among tourists….. M G Ramachandran [MGR] was a former actor & a politician from Tamil Nadu, MGR .  The monument is quite lovely to...

Red and white, Madras

The Majestic light house in the Marina beach is as much a landmark as the beach itself… I have always wanted to go up the lighthouse, but not done that yet…. The red and white tower is visible for as far as the eye can see and so is the light it shines...