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Living in Salem, Tamil Nadu:
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If you've been wondering what it's like to live in or visit Salem, the Crowdsourced Explorer community can help. We asked 24 people living in Salem what someone who is considering moving to or visiting there should know. Here are their pros and cons, tips, and advice:

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Salem is known for its rich traditionalism and deep rooted culture.One should understand the mindset and mannerisms of this land to smoothly adapt into this heritage city. The climate of Salem is something to be considered as it’s always hot throughout the year irrespective of the occasional change in weather.

Subhashini, says: 2020

Salem is a enchanting city best known for its steel. Famous temples in Salem are Arulmigu Kottai Mariyamman kovil, ISKCON TEMPLE, Sugavaneswarar temple. Salem has a fourteen star hotels. Salem is well known for its textiles. It is famous for its handloom products such a dhoti and sarees. The handmade silver anklet made in salem is very beautiful.

Srishti, says: 2020

In the state of Tamil Nadu, Salem is a city best known for steel. Steel products made at the Salem Steel Plant are used by people all over India. Salem is one of the largest cities in the state and offers a great deal to a tourist. Salem is surrounded with hills and offers scenic natural beauty.

Suyash, says: 2020

My city is surrounded by mountains in all cities. You can access anything without facing difficulties. you can get a peaceful life here. Plenty of industries here available. no worry on jobs. People with kind hearted you can find here. Best place to let a life. lot Temples you can find here.

Bhagyashree, says: 2020

My City is a very clean city. The people in our city are genuine and caring people. Our City Has a Clean Environment with fresh air and many places to visit daily. Once if anyone visits our city they will never like to leave our city. Our City has many holy place like temples, mosques, churches and so on. I recommend you visit our city and stay here for your bright future.

Junaid, says: 2020

Salem is well developed one and easy to access anything. Peaceful one compared to other cities. Because our city is surrounded by mountains. You can live an affordable life here. lots of job opportunity available here because of many industries. Many tourist places available here.

A person moving to Salem has to be aware of the infrastructure here. There are multiple new bridges that have been constructed and opened recently. There is a hill station called “Yercaud,” which has a beautiful lake and waterfalls where people hang out on weekends.

Salem is the steel city of Southern India. It is surrounded on all sides by hills specifically Eastern and Western Ghats. Yercaud and Mettur are the main tourist spots in the city. It is the second best place the country. CM of Tamil Nadu hails from Salem. Living cost is considerably very low. Salem doesn’t have water scarcity during summer. Mangoes of Salem are very popular worldwide.

Chandrima, says: 2020

In my city people are helpful. It is famous for mangoes. It is a steel city. Steel, aluminium, limestone, electricity, mango, and magnesium are what we have in Salem. It is surrounded by hills. Yercaud is the famous hill station here. Many famous temples like Siddhar Malai and Kandhakottam are in Salem.

Tanmoy, says: 2020

Salem is a beautiful city. The place is surrounded by hills and the view over the bridge is simply awesome. My city is famous for Mangoes and it is also famous for steel. And we have a tourist spot called Yercaud. People call this place as ‘poor man’s ooty’. This place is super affordable and the people are friendly.

Moving to a great city consists of very nice people surrounded with pollution free environment. Good place for marketing and job opportunities for all. Our city has so many recreation places and activities. However, very good experience to club all the activities around us. Mostly our city combines with healthy aspects and many hospitals for treatments.

Shivani, says: 2020

Salem is the Best place Peacefully in Tamil Nadu. Salem is a Good City where you can get Good Quality Education, Good medical facilities, Good atmosphere, Unpolluted areas and the people here are so friendly and helping nature.

Salem is a city in the state of Tamil Nadu. It is a city in the center of the state. Climate here is Tropical. Cost of living is moderate compared to other metropolitan cities. It is a very easy to live in city. Mangoes from the district are famous for its taste. Yercaud is a nearby hill station.

Subash, says: 2020

Salem is a good place. The word Salem means a place surrounded by. Hills. Geographically, It is surrounded by an amphitheater of hills in the north. The first thing that comes to our minds when we plan to settle in a place is its climatic condition. Salem has a moderate climate.

Harshal, says: 2020

Salem is a subtle city with mellow people. The neighborhood is very friendly. Finding a residence or a job is pretty much simple. The resources aren’t very much hard on the pocket and we can make a good deal living here. Climate is very pleasing throughout the year except may.

Salem is a city best known for steel. Steel products made at the Salem Steel Plant are used by people all over India. Salem is one of the largest cities in the state and offers a great deal to a tourist. Salem is surrounded with hills and offers scenic natural beauty.

Shubham, says: 2020

A common person could afford for living here. Wealth and job opportunities are of plenty. Although there are several visiting tourist spots which would be a great opportunity for vloggers and blog writers. Temples, falls, flyovers, etc. Salem, a city with happiness happens with life.

Rajkumar, says: 2020

It is well connected both by rail and road. Housing accommodation is available but the rent is high. Good hotels are available and the town comes to life right from early morning. Call taxis are a plenty. The weather is usually hot. The town is famous for various fruits especially mangoes.

Priyanka, says: 2020

Salem is the only city in India which is surrounded by the mountain all over the city. Salem is known for its mineral content. It is one of the iron ore-producing cities in India. Salem is also known for its tasty and sweety mangoes. My city has the easiest way for transport. The roadways are in such a fashion that we can connect to the major cities like Chennai, Bangalore, Kochi etc in a short time.

Nithish, says: 2020

We have our own dam. And Mangoes are famous. We have newly constructed bridges. A lot of upgrades have been made. It is also coming under smart city list. We have a very good climate. You no need to worry about food. It is fantastic here and cheap. You can experience a new culture.

Gautham, says: 2020

Salem is one of the district in Tamil Nadu. It has tourist places like Yercaud, Mettur dam, etc. It is especially called Mango city. It is a textile centre in Tamil Nadu. Steel plant, sago factories are industries over here. Agriculture takes place in villages. Coimbatore and Bangalore are the nearby cities.

Mirajane, says: 2020

Salem is a district in the state of Tamil Nadu in India. The present chief minister of Tamil Nadu hails from this district. The famous Yercaud hill station is in our district. Salem is also famous for mangoes. But Salem receives less rainfall annually. Salem is in the central part of Tamil Nadu.

Salem is the center of Tamil Nadu. It is also called mango city. It’s religious hub too. we can go to anyplace in Tamil Nadu from here. The CM of Tamil Nadu belongs to Salem. salem is famous for steel production. The climate is always moderate. Some spiritual leaders belong to Salem. I am happy to be apart of Salem.

One of the best cities in India and one of the best place to hang out like amusement parks beaches a heavily populated city. When it comes to summer the hottest city of all and there are lots of corporate, bpo sectors and industries and fastest-growing city. Our city also named as the clean city in our country.

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