Sunday, February 22, 2015

MY CITY-Junior English Essays-School Essays Collection

MY CITY

I live in Mumbai. It is a metropolitan city. People from different states and union territories have settled here. 

Mumbai was previously called Bombay. It is the economic capital of India. In Mumbai there is Mumba Devi temple. There are many tall buildings. These are called sky scrapers. 

Many tourists visit my city. They come to see Gateway of India, Kamala Nehru Park, Hanging Gardens, Boot house, Girgaon, Dadar and Juhu chowpatties , Borivali National park , Byculla Zoo ,Taraporewarla Acquarium, Film City, Nehru Planetarium, etc. 

Mumbai is also the capital of Maharastra. Mumbai has the largest number of taxis in the world. Wankhede stadium of Mumbai hosts international cricket matches. The Hindi film industry " Bollywood " is based in Mumbai. 

There are some old Irani hotels in Mumbai. There is a port which is a national harbour. There is a domestic airport at Santa Cruz and an international airport at Andheri.