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Feb 17, 2008 - Chennai - Sightseeing & leaving

We arrived early in the morning to Chennai on the overnight train. Chennai is an industrial town without any real tourist sights and our district, Triplicane, was pretty rough. However, we didn’t chose Chennai for tourist appeal. We came to catch a flight to Calcutta on the 19th so we spent the day running errands and were excited to find a Subway to eat lunch. We decided to leave the city the next day for a day trip to Mamallapuram, two hours south by local bus. Mamallapuram is a small town with some temples and lots of stone sculptures....

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