Chandigarh is well known as The City Beautiful. It is union territory in the northern part of India that serves as the capital of the states of Punjab and Haryana. It is known internationally for its architecture and urban design. The exciting places to visit in Chandigarh are Rock Gardern of Chandigarh, ISKCON Chandigarh Sri Sri Radha Madhav Temple, Elante mall, Sukhna Lake, Open Hand Monument, Chandigarh Rose Garden, Bowling Alleys, Terraced Garden. Most of Chandigarh is covered by dense banyan and eucalyptus plantations, while there are some chinar trees as well. To know more read the following article: Weekend Geataways Near Chandigarh
Patiala is a city in south eastern Punjab, in northern India. It is the fourth largest city in the state and is the administrative capital of Patiala district.Patiala is an Indian National Congress stronghold. In popular culture, the city remains famous for its traditional turban (a type of headgear), paranda(a tasselled tag for braiding hair), patiala salwar (a type of female trousers),jutti (a type of footwear) and Patiala peg (a measure of liquor). The first Indian astronaut, Rakesh Sharma, was born in Patiala.