Also known as Mamallapuram, Mahabalipuram is a coastal town in eastern Tamil Nadu famous for its lengthy stone-carving tradition. Between the fifth and ninth centuries AD, during the Pallava dynasty, it was a major port though there is little evidence of seafaring bustle now.
riskja afgelegd naar Mahabalipuram, wat niet aan te raden is. Een paar kilometer in zo'n ding is te doen, maar zowat 2 1/2 uur is erg veel van het goede. Mahabalipuram is een beeldhouwersdorp.... Annet heeft ...
Posted in Madelief en Jimmy's trip door Zuid India by Madeliefje
We are now in Mamallapuram (also known as Mahabalipuram)- city of ancient rock temples and our first tourist destination. As well as the many impressive and beautiful structures here, there are far more hawkers and vendors hoping for business. The clever ones are subtle – we’ve now had three ...
Posted in Five on the Fly by MogenStoft