Bangalore, now officially known as Bengaluru, has something for everyone. Except, perhaps, the beach-lover. Revel in Garden Cityas numerous parks and lung spaces. The Nilgiri mountain range steps down to the Chamundi Hills, that holds under its shadow the cultural capital of Karnataka a Mysore. It is the state's second largest city. The Hoysala-style architecture stand cheek by jowl with post-modern steel and glass structures in contemporary Mysore.