Bangalore The Garden City-whereisip

Travel-and-Leisure Bangalore, the capital of the Southern state of Karnataka is considered to be one of the most cosmopolitan cities of India. While Kannada is the local language of the state, English is widely spoken and understood. Owing to the pleasant climate (average temperature ranges from a maximum of 32 degrees C in the summer to a minimum of 15 degrees C during winters) and topography, greenery and the presence of many public parks and gardens it has been nicknamed the Garden City of India. Though the city has grown in many ways, it still has retained its earlier beauty through its green landscapes. Some of them have been beautified over the years. The ones definitely worth a visit are Cubbon park, Lalbagh and Coles Park. There are a number of places to visit in Bangalore such as Dodda Alada Mara, a big banyan tree located in Ramohalli. This tree, which is at least 400 years old, covers 3 acres and is one of the largest of its kind. Nandi Hills or Nandidurg, a hill fortress which gets its name from an ancient Nandi temple is situated on this hill. The temple has a thousand year old sculpture of Nandi. Bangalore is also home to a number of lakes which include Ulsoor Lake, DRDO Lake, Sankey tank, Hesaraghatta Lake, Yediyur Lake, Nagavara Lake (also called Lumbini Lake), Hebbal Lake, Madiwala Lake, Kempanbudi Lake, Varthur Lake among others. Bangalore is acknowledged as the hub of Indias Information Technology sector and is home to the large campuses of every major IT .pany in India such as TCS, WIPRO, Infosys etc. These campuses are mini cities in their own right and feature all the amenities ranging from movie halls to malls for its residents. Nationally renowned professional institutes such as the National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), National Law School of India University (NLSIU), the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIM-B), the Indian Statistical Institute and International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore (IIIT-B) are located in Bangalore. The city is also home to the premier mental health institution in India – the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS). Bangalore also has some of the best medical colleges in the country, like St. John’s Medical College (SJMC) and Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute (BMCRI). Thanks to its hip hop pubs, bars and underground music scene, Bangalore is also a premier venue for hosting international rock concerts. The opening of Bangalore International Airport at Devanhalli in 2008 led to an explosion in the number of hotels and resorts in the area. As a result of which there are quite a few hotels in Bangalore near the airport. Choices range from expensive luxury brand hotels which offer all .forts and amenities to budget hotels which are pocket friendly and offer basic .forts. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: