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Madras Map, India

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Madras Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Madras with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Madras useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Madras!

Madras Travel Guide

The cultural events hosted by the city include performances by many popular artists and it has a lively theatre scene. It is one of the most important centers for Bharatanatyam and the film industry named Kollywood is also based in Madras read more

Madras Sightseeing

Fort St. George, which was built somewhere in 1653 by CAIO (English Company of Eastern Indies) happens to be the current parliament of Tamil Nadu. The fort also has a museum which will give you the left over remembrances of the time when English Company of Eastern Indies had the control of this port. India’s oldest church namely Anglican is also the part of this Port itself. Fort St. George attract many tourists for... read more

Madras Nightlife

Although various laws try their best to curb the nightlife of Madras, the locals of Madras have managed to give nightlife in Madras a new definition. Zara’s, which is located in 74 Cathedral Road, is considered to be the most happening hot spots of Madras. Soothing music, multiple types of drinks, and dance to its extreme are some of the features of Zara’s. Weekends are the busiest of all days in Zara's. read more

Madras History

In the 18th and 19th centuries, France and Britain squabbled for supremacy in India and Madras city monies were up and down.  The French actually occupied the city for a short while.  Britain established its supremacy and Madras became one of four separate divisions of British India.  It has been used as a base for military type expedition during the Wars of the Carnatic. read more

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