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Living in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh:
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If you've been wondering what it's like to live in or visit Visakhapatnam, the Crowdsourced Explorer community can help. We asked 36 people living in Visakhapatnam 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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There are so many beautiful places in Visakhapatnam and it is famous for beaches like RK Beach, Yarada, Bhimili, etc. Not only beaches but there is a famous temple called Simhachalam temple. And there is also Indira Gandhi Zoological park. There are still so many beautiful places to see here in Visakhapatnam. You will for sure love this place.

Raghavendra, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is a peaceful city on the seashore of Bay Of Bengal. It has many industries and most of all a cosmopolitan population. It has many employment opportunities and not an expensive place. People will fall in love with this place due to its many diversities of culture. It is famous for its tourism industry and religious places close by.

Deepthi, says: 2020

It is a coastal city. Our city is known as city of destiny. It has many mythological places along with warmachines. Visakhapatnam Naval dockyard is one of the main dockyards of India. Visakhapatnam is a port city and an industrial centre in Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

Prashant, says: 2020

There is nothing to say bad about the city I live. As this is a metropolitan city the pollution is quite a bit high compared with the towns and cities. even though the pollution is a but high the greenery in the city puts this back.

Sajida, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is a city of destiny. It has the most beautiful places to visit and a great tourist spot. It is a metaphor of heaven on earth with beautiful beaches and places to hang. To be more specific for someone moving here, this city is going to be future IT hub, its executive capital of andhra Pradesh. People could improve or to say live in better standards. It has best places to work, best hospitals and doctors, good services, best schools, every thing which man aspires for. I consider myself to be lucky to be here. Iassure person moving here will be on a cloud nine.

Srividya, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is a beautiful city with marvellous beaches. They can move out here for some peace of mind, change of environment and meet amazing people with humanity. Visakhapatnam is a city surrounded by some of the wonderful hills. Visakhapatnam is city that could bring peace and cheerfulness to one’s mind.

Visakhapatnam is smart city by itself. Having good sea bay. Hill resorts like Araku Valley, Kailash Giri, Bheemili resorts. Many pharma companies and especially providing job to the youth and livelihood to the surrounding people. Vizag is renowned to be one of the tourist spots for many travellers. Vizag have specialized cricket stadium too.

Harman, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is a smart city with greenery all around and sea bay beauty scenes. With Kailasa giri and Araku as best tourism spots in the state. Having good industries and sez which provides great employment to the people surroundings and livelihood. Ramanaidu studios, Indira Gandhi Zoological park and thotlakonda are the best outing spots. Gitam University and AU University are the best technical education.

Gautami, says: 2020

My city is defined as the city of destiny and it holds that position because it attracts everyone by its nature. The first place grabbed by the R. K. beach. Next Kailasagiri was the best place to spend time with families, as it gives a beautiful beach view from the top.

Coming to the devotional factor then simhachalam took that place. Next Araku, Indira Gandhi geological park, submarine, Rushikonda beach, Vuda park, and lot more.

Next the climate factor makes everyone stay in Vizag and including that the population is also low, so it gives less pollution. The other important factor is the cost-of-living, as the cost-of-living of low so. I can prefer anyone who as Vizag is the best city.

Visakhapatnam, known as the city of joy, is the administrative capital of Andhra Pradesh. It has everything, from sprawling shopping malls, to education hubs, a world-class steel plant, pristine beaches and everything in-between. Once a Vizagite, always a Vizagite. There’s something for everyone here. Come, rejoice in the hustle and bustle of a fast growing metropolitan. Come, discover Vizag.

Visakhapatnam is called by many names, for example ‘City of Destiny’, ‘Port City’. It is a beautiful and clean city and many foreign tourists who visited the city fell in love instantly because of the natural greenery, surrounding hills, clean beaches and most importantly the native peace loving people. The city which was once a small sleepy fishing village a few decades ago had developed at a fast pace to not less than a metropolitan city. In fact, this city would be the new Executive Capital of the State of Andhra Pradesh in the near future.

Vaishnavi, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is a port city with a long scenic route along the coastal stretch of the Bay of Bengal. The city is rightly known as the ‘Jewel of the East coast of India’. Surrounded by lush green mountains which boast of their history amalgamated with ancient temples which signify the tradition and culture of the country, the city has a lot to offer. the spectacularly planned city offers a sheer warm welcome with clean streets and hi-tech technologies to a newcomer.

Visakhapatnam is a beautiful city with many beaches. If a person wishes to move here the things know:

– Standard of living in this city depends on the area they choose
– Some areas of vizag are highly polluted where as some are as clean a green agricultural village.
– Job opportunities are pretty good also one can depend on their own skills to survive.
– This city provides a good opportunity for entrepreneurs who are at startup level.
– Educational availability for youth is pretty high.

Susmitha, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is one of the most beautiful and clean cities in India. We have people from diverse communities, which makes this city, convenient and comfortable. We as vizagites are proud of our city, in terms of the people, culture, food, and environment. Vizag is also one of the city with less crime rate.

Priyanka, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is one of the coastal cities in India and a natural harbor. Visakhapatnam is Vizag “The City Of Destiny” and “The Jewel Of The East Coast”. It is famous for Beaches (it is near the Bay of Bengal) and landscapes. It is also famous for temples and hills like Kailasa Giri. It is a hub for many Industries and Universities.

Viswapriya, says: 2020

The city, Vizag is also called Visakhapatnam and is The City of Destiny. People love to stay here for the beach view it has. Vizag has a natural harbour and is headquarter for Eastern Naval Command, India. Vizag is house for industries such as HPCL, Ship Building Center, Hindustan Shipyard Ltd., Naval Dockyard.

Mayank, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is an amazing city which is also known as “The City of Destiny”. Not only does it have amazing, clean beaches but the cleanliness in and around the city is one of the top priorities. There are any places to explore, from shopping malls to Buddhist monasteries. If you want to have a taste of local cuisine, you can hire a two wheeler and visit JAGADAMBA Center. If you want a weekend getaway, then there is no better place than Araku Valley. It’s known for its coffee plantations and major honey production and garden.

Sruthy, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam, also known as Vizag, is a known for its natural beauty with Asia’s Second largest natural harbor cradled between the hills on all three sides. It is apt for tourism with the Araku valley and is also growing into a technological hub with many MNCs establishing offices here. Thus, whether you’re looking for a holiday or just work Vizag is where you got to be.

Sreeram, says: 2020

The best thing about my city is that it offers you a healthy atmosphere. Living by the beachside is one of the beautiful things in this city. Here you can visit many tourism places like oldest port, serene landscapes, picturesque beaches. Thus my city is called City of Destiny.

The people of Visakhapatnam are loving, open and hospitable. Clean, fast, progressive – Adjudged as one of the cleanest city in India with the cleanest railway station. Our city is a winner in first impressions and proves this to be true in not one but many ways. For those who have always lived here. For those who now live here and those who want to make a move to a bigger city, Visakhapatnam reminds us of what life should be like. As for us Vizagites, happiness and pride is what we feel in ample measure daily in our town.

Visakhapatnam which is city of destiny because of its tourist spots and exporting business. Nowadays IT sector is also being developed which increased the opportunities to a different level an one can easily lead their life with ease and in a peaceful manner as per their choice.

Deepti, says: 2020

Our city is really worth seeing and is quite expensive. It is with all the facilities like good environment, competent people, as well as established companies and lot of luxurious hotels. For an immigrant it is a better place to make a good living. It gives an opportunity to survive happily with its facilities and good hospitality.

Shameema, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is the largest city in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. Visakhapatnam is a major tourist destination and is particularly known for its beaches. It has been nicknamed the “City of Destiny” and the “Jewel of the East Coast”. Visakhapatnam became Vizagapatam and in short, Vizag. Seven things to buy in Vizag: Araku Coffee. Nestled amid the scenic Eastern Ghats, Araku Valley has been famous for its versatile coffee produce.

It was silent and anyone can have a right to live here. There are many beautiful places and historical places. mostly beach view can tempt anyone to choose this city. it was a green city in India and has a pollution free areas. it has many industries to work for their betterment.

Trupti, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is the city of destiny, where you can find many beautiful things like peaceful sunset at beach shores, a beautiful water fountain at vuda park, fresh air in evenings near beach road, a trip to Araku or Lambasingi and many places are not that far away. having a film studio where you can enjoy with family.

Razzak, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam, also known as Vizag, is a very beautiful place. The beaches over here gives you a feel of relaxation. Talking about moving permanently, one must have an idea about the climatic conditions of Vizag. The climate is a bit humid all the time mainly because of the sea beaches. Anyways the people of this state are very sweet. Summing up all, it’s a very neat, clean and a beautiful place.

Visakhapatnam is beautiful. It holds the title of ‘City of Destiny’. My city is famous for natural places like beaches, hills, and some historic places. It is the largest city in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India.

Visakhapatnam is a beautiful city in Andhra Pradesh. You can enjoy roaming in beaches alot. There are so many good hotels to taste your buds. You can get apartments for reasonable price. There is a beautiful cricket ground, You can see international cricket matches in that. City doesn’t have much traffic problem and pollution. without thinking you can come and live here happily.

My city has both a pretty side and an ugly one. If you have the money to spend, this city is going to be the best for you. You’re going to have the best time ever. You can get everything, do anything you can think of, maybe eat in the best restaurants with the coolest vibes or drink in the best bars with the loudest parties or enjoy our prettiest sunsets on our beautiful beaches. But if money is a problem for you, then the city turns into a dark, depressing and suffocating place, where looking at what you could have would only make you even more miserable.

The place where I live is a cosmopolitan city. One who thinks to move in, can see different cultures, variety of cuisine, mixed style and fashion. Despite being one of the crowded cities in the world it has lowest crime rate, well planned roads, excellent always and order. One who comes will blend in and never thinks to move out.

Vishal, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam, on the east coast of India, is known for its industrial growth and cleanliness. This city is a perfect blend of development and co-existence with nature. Major languages spoken here are Telugu and English while some minority groups tend to speak other Indian languages. Visakhapatnam is also called, “destiny” because of its beauty and weather.

Visakhapatnam is the largest city in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It lies between the Eastern Ghats and the coast of Bay of Bengal. Visakhapatnam has a wet tropical wet and dry climate. Visakhapatnam is City of destiny. Telugu is the most predominantly spoken language by the native speakers.

Visakhapatnam is a peaceful area without any corruptions and political influences for doing jobs and getting settled. Here you can see the people from all districts of India. The cost of living is cheaper than all other cities of India. More number of tourist areas are there where we can enjoy the beauty of life happily.

Gowtham, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is known as the city of destiny. Who knows that you may come across with your destiny in this city. This is the place where you can find whole world together. Nature’s love, ocean’s shower, range of business, diverse people, tasty food, God’s blessings and a motherly feeling.

Farhan, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is a coastal city which has been known for its tourist destinations with its natural landscapes and for its growing industries which brings a variety of people together. It’s the home of renowned universities, public sector units, pilgrim destinations and an international airport. With varied cultures weaved in it there is a huge variety of delicious food available to almost anyone. My city welcomes anyone from anywhere with open arms and kindest hearts.

Aditya, says: 2020

Visakhapatnam is called city of destination. There are many places to visit and we have to best hotels in cheap. The Araku valley is the special attraction. The RamaKrishna beach is also a great place to enjoy the temple of Venkateswara Swamy is also a great place.

Mekhola, says: 2020

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