Orissa is a large state which lies to the eastern side of the coast of India.
The cities in Orissa are ones of the most visited by the tourists every year.
Orissa is home to a large number of IT- industries, steel companies and many other mineral industries. Apart from all these industries, tourism has played a very important role in the economy of Orissa.
Orissa has a population of 36,706,920.
Oriya is the official language but people are well versed with Hindi and English.
Odissi is instead the traditional classical dance of Orissa : actually, it's well renowned all over the world.
The rich Adivasi culture of ancient Orissa is still reflected in some parts of Orissa.
Orissa has a tropical climate with heavy rainfalls. In summers the average maximum temperature is about 35ºC. In winters the temperature is pretty cool, the average minimum temperature is 9ºC.
Orissa is state of immense cultural and religious heritage.
Modern Restaurants like KFC, MacD, Taco Bell should creep in to Bhubaneswar. It is still a place where people are yet to see the outside world and its added attractions. Lacks lifestyle and ambience to some extent. Moreover, globalized food places like Hard Rock Cafe digital theatre experience like PVR and Cinepolis should also crop up for better entertainment and hang outs. Apart from that it lacks multiplexes, they are there but outnumbered with a limited variety and access options.As a matter of fact the govt. should also pay some attention seriously towards the tourism. We believe Odisa is a place of temples and natural beauty but Bhubaneswar lags behind tourist places where they can have to see something and will cherish it foreover. Even the govt. should plan something very efficient...
The overall experience at Puri is satisfying. Although the Grand Road leading to the main temple of the town is crowded one can never fail to view the towering Jagannath Temple. The temple on its own is the most dominant attraction to visitors. As one approaches the temple complex, shops, hotels, and restaurants line both sides of the Grand road. There is a profusion of handicrafts available in shops and extended shops near the road. The Puri beach is another great attraction, where the coast line is dotted with garment shops, handicraft shops, and vending food items. On the white sandy beach handicrafts are sold at bargain prices. The beach is always full of visitors as they view the seamless sea of blue water and the waves crashing into the shores touching the joyous feet of the sea...