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Sprawling for miles along the Bay of Bengal coast, Chennai is a lively city featuring a unique blend of local Dravidian and British colonial architecture. While the city''s beautiful old temples and churches are among its biggest draws, the beaches deserve a look. Though you''re unlikely to see much sunbathing, you will see long, pleasant stretches of sand that attract locals out on evening strolls.

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