This Christmas was exciting and different because we went traveling to Puducherry.
How to reach there from Mumbai \Pune.
Take a flight from Mumbai to Chennai and if traveling from Pune also take a flight from Pune to Chennai. One can also travel by train from Mumbai to Chennai and Pune to Chennai. After landing at Chennai airport hire a taxi to go to Puducherry. It takes three hours from Chennai to Puducherry by road.
We stayed at The Promenade Hotel which is an HIDESIGN hotel. We also stayed at Ocean Spray hotel which had the following facilities.
- Swimming pool.
- Activity center for children.
- Night Club.
Ocean Spray Hotel.
Sightseeing places in Puducherry.
- The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
- Promenade Beach.
- Auroville the City of Dawn- Matri Mandir.
Sacred Heart of Jesus Church.
Famous eateries we visited
- Le Cafe- 24 Hour cafe.
- Carte De Blanche at De L’orient.
- Cafe Xtasi- Famous for Wood fired pizza.
- Bread and Chocolate.
Shops we visited in Pondicherry.
- Casablanca- Situated in Heritage Town Pondicherry. Has Hidesign purses, cosmetics of all different brands and body shop products.
- Titanic Factory Outlet- This factory outlet had clothes of various brands like Roxy, Ralph and Lauren and S Oliver.
- Kalki Auroville.