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The History of VisakhapatnamVisakhapatnam Beaches
The Europeans, the Dutch, the French and the English established themselves from the 17th century onwards and used this as a major trading center to export textiles, ivory, tobacco, indigo etc. This port is well documented in the histories of these colonial powers as well as in Indian historical records. visakhapatnam in andhra pradesh, visakhapatnam tours india, visakhapatnam tours in andhra pradesh, tourism in visakhapatnam This coast played a major role during the reign of the Asaf Jahis and the Golcondas.
The City Of Destiny
The city is also known as "Vizag" and is surrounded by three hills, each of which has a shrine dedicated to a different religion - Venkateswara temple (also spelt as Venkateshwara) on Venkateswara Konda, Baba Ishaq Madina Dargah on Dargah Konda and Church of the Virgin Mary on Rose hill.
To cash in on the tourism boom, many different accommodation facilities have come up in the city. One can easily find a luxury or a budget accommodation here.
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