Every city is either vibrant these days or is working on a plan to attain vibrancy soon. The reason is simple: a city isnt sucessful-isnt even a city, really-unless it can lay claim to being 'Vibrant'. We would love to hear from you why your city is your pride and please share your experiences and best to do in your own city. As I belong to Chennai I would proudly love to start with Chennai. Chennai capital of Tamilnadu. Chennai previously known as Madras. The history of Chennai illustrates that the city is about 400 years old and is also the 36th metropolitan city all across the world . The spirit of Chennai, vibrant culture and reminiscent traditions all make the city wonderful and tremendously important as a part of Indian heritage. Monsoon: June to September (South-West Monsoon), October to December (North-East Monsoon) Season: Tropical throughout the year. Best Time To Visit: November to February Tourist spots of Chennai Chennai has many famous temples, mosques and churches. Chennai beaches, Kovalam beach, Elliots beach, Marina beach. Also has monuments like Fort st. George, Kamaraj memorial house, MGR memorial ,War memorials, Govt museum, Senate house, Thousands lights Mosque, valluvar kottam, Anna library which has a wide range of books to all category readers. And few other places like Crocodile bank, snake park, Guindy park, Planetorium, Malls, Amusement parks, cinema theatres etc etc. Airport services The third busiest airport of India is the Chennai International Airport which is located at a distance of 7 km from the main city. Both, international and domestic flights land at different terminals: . The airport connects Chennai with the major cities and countries of the world. Cuisines of Chennai: As you all know south India is famous for its Idli, dosa, varieties and particularly coffee with a strong aroma. Many famous restaurants have a elaborate varieties of food to enjoy. Please do share yours too looking forward for responses which will be helpful to others to plan their vacation.