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Kolkata - A travel report by sujoy
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Kolkata,  India - flag India -  West Bengal
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Kolkata the city of Joy

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Kolkata , City of Joy called Gunter Grass rightly. Its a metrocity ,thickly populated , having cosmopolitan cultural heritage with so many wonderful sites .


Kolkata is capital city of state West Bengal and located near the River Ganges which emanates from Great Himalayas . It is an urban town having both domestic and commercial areas and so many offices of state govt. central govt. international banks , private enterprenures . Highly populated . So many skyscrappers and large nos. of transport are there.

Favourite spots:
There are tourist spots like Esplanade , Victoria memorial hall , kalighat temple. Birla Planetorium , Monument , Writer's Building , New market , Saltlake city , Outram ghat ,barabazar, Khidirpur etc.

What's really great:
The foodies are very cheap , people are quite friendly . Very good boating can be done over Ganges . Highly cultural activities are seen throughout d year. Rasgolla is famous.

Sights:
Victoria Garden, monument,Birla temple, Kalighat temple, Esplanade and so many.

Accommodations:
Gud nos. of hotels are there at sealdah , parkstreet , esplanade areas of all budgets . Cost per day may be around Rs. 500/- to Rs.5000/-Dharmasalas are also there.

Restaurants:
Park street,Park Circus ,Alipore ,Gariahat area is famous for a gud nos. of restaurants .Rate is comfortable . all kinds of dishes are available.

Published on Monday April 12th, 2010


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