Continued from the Srirangapatna Chronicle
So after lunch, we proceeded on our Mysore sight-seeing trip. Mysore is the Karnataka’s second biggest city. It was the erstwhile capital of the Wodeyar dynasty and is considered the cultural capital of the state. It is also known as the City of Palaces. From what we saw, Mysore appeared to be a clean and well planned city with a heritage feel and quaint charm to it. The places we visited are
#St.Philomena’s Church – This church is dedicated to Saint Philomena, a 3rd century saint from Greece. The twin spires of the Cathedral, 175 feet in height, are visible from a distance making them a distinctive city landmark. Apparently there was a smaller church in the same place dated back to 1800 A.D. This larger church was built in its place in 1956 and is one of the largest churches in the country…
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So I am back from my trip to Ahmedabad and Delhi. Well it has been one and half week but you know the law of inertia :D Of course, travel posts on my travel blog and reblogs here will be posted. Oh God I have so many pending posts to write – Mysore, Pondicherry, Mahabalipuram, Ahmedabad and New Delhi – that my laziness grows! Anyway so here are some updates.
Just a quick post!
D and I are going on a trip to visit relatives. Places on the itinerary – Ahmedabad and New Delhi.
Will be visiting both places for the first time. :)
Will be staying a long duration [one week] with SIL and her family in Ahmedabad for the first time. :cool:
Will be boarding an aeroplane for the first time. Shudder!! :?
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