In Photos: Houses of Chettinad

You must have seen this beautiful palace in some of the south Indian movies mostly in Tamil movies. The Famous Chettinad Palace, this palace belongs to Chettinad Cement fame Ramaswamy family, Since its a private property it’s not open for visitors, You can get special permissions if you really like to see what it looks like inside. This Palace is actually two different houses, the other entrance which you can see is a different house which I visited. Also Read: Chettinad Mansions and Conversations Main entrance of the Palace Most of the Chettinad houses follow the same architecture inside, A big Varahandas where direct sunlight …

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My first Airbnb Experience

It was my first Airbnb experience, It’s not that I had not considered Airbnb in my previous travels just that most of my travels used to be sudden unplanned weekend trips and Airbnb may be unavailable for those selected dates. When I started planning for Singapore-Malaysia trip I explored so many hotels mostly the budget ones as you know how expensive Singapore can get. I realized a budget hotel in Singapore was not a good option that’s when I decided to give Airbnb a chance. Location was my first preference. I browsed through the results and shortlisted few and finally selected Goh’s(host) place.   On The Day I was aware I shouldn’t be expecting any luxury(maybe if you’re paying like $150 per day) and I will be leaving in someone …

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