The pulse of any city is in its markets. This trail takes you through one such bustling marketplace. Georgetown. Let our stories walk you through these bylanes, where plenty of history, mythology and folklore intertwine to give you a glimpse of the living India.
Crowded markets, narrow lanes, chaotic traffic, and noisy hawkers.
Majestic buildings, fascinating history, vivid colours and mesmerizing images. We are talking about the same place. Surely, though, you were hooked by the first line?A pulse of any city is in its markets. Join Storytrails as we take you through one such market place in Chennai; to streets teeming with life and spilling over with colour, noise and exuberance. A visit to the heart of George Town is an experience you won’t forget in a hurry.
From being Black Town to becoming a bustling wholesale market – this place has seen it all.
A market place where practically anything that can be legally sold can be bought for the right price. Would you like a pinch of exotic snuff? Or assorted nuts, peacock feathers, aromatic spices or simply dusters, buckets and screwdrivers…
Join us and let our stories walk you through these lanes, where history, mythology and folklore intertwine to give you a glimpse of the living India.
Come, and be lost in a riot of colour and chaos.