Throughout this Tamil speaking state is sprinkled with its characteristic temples. Tamilnadu is by and large a vegetarian with its exquisite cuisine. That said the Tamilnadu's own Chettinad cuisine is the non-vegetarian fanfare at its spicy best.
The state is also home to the Tollywood movies, the largest Indian movie industry , after the Bollywood.
UNESCO World Heritage Sites Tamilnadu include the Mahabalipurm shore temples , the vintage Nilgiri Mountain Railway of Ooty , Airavatesvara Temple (Great Living Chola Temples), Brihadeeswarar Temple (Great Living Chola Temples) and Gangaikonda Cholapuram temple (Great Living Chola Temples) .
Kanchipuram , also referred as Kanchi are known for two popular things : It's ancient Temples and Silk.