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Formerly known as Madras, Chennai is the administrative capital of Tamil Nadu. It’s the fifth largest city in the country and the 38th largest urban area in the world. It's called the ‘Detroit of India’, thanks to its successful automobile industry. The city is famous for its beaches, historical sites, educational institutions and the Tamil film industry, known as Kollywood. Chennai is well connected both domestically and internationally by an extensive transport network. Chennai International Airport, which is the fourth largest terminal in India, deals with domestic flights to all the metropolitan cities and international flights to Europe, Asia and North America. The city is the headquarters of the Southern Railway and has two major terminals, Chennai Central and Chennai Egmore Station. For travel within the city, you can choose the city’s Metro, government-run buses or the Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS). Chennai is a popular tourist location for domestic and foreign travellers alike. If you’re looking for economical accommodation, there are a number of comfortable budget hotels in Chennai. Most budget hotels are small to medium-sized establishments that cater to budget-friendly travellers who are generally no fuss. They offer basic rooms with few services and on-site amenities. These hotels are ideal for businessmen, solo travellers and small families. Most Chennai budget hotels lack an in-house restaurant but will make up for it by offering limited complimentary meals and beverages. Popular localities in Chennai include Anna Nagar, Nungambakkam, T Nagar, Guindy, Egmore, and Saidapet. A few attractions to visit include Marina Beach, Chennai Rail Museum, Elliot’s Beach, Fort St. George, Valluvar Kottam, Guindy National Park, Arignar Anna Zoological Park, and St. Thomas Mount.