There was Chennapattanam and then there was Madras.
About 357 years later, in 1996, she became Chennai. And whatever she may be called 378 years from now, she will always remain the "Queen of the Coromandel"!
Come wander around this blog. It will give you a peek into her soul!!
Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Menagerie city - 1
The only National Park in the world that is completely within a city (it is also supposed to be the smallest National Park in the world) is the Guindy National Park (GNP) in Chennai. But if you are in Chennai, you don't have to go to the GNP - some animals come home!