Culture, tradition and stunning greenery all meet in this thriving metropolis. Bangalore, the capital of Karnataka, is fifth largest city in India. The name Bangalore encompasses so many sobriquets like Garden City of India, Silicon Valley of India, Pub City, IT capital of India and Pensioners' Paradise. Bangalore is now known as Bengaluru. Bangalore is bestowed with the marvels of nature at its best. This sprawling city is indeed a garden city with a vast expansion of lovely gardens and parks. All around greenery and a healthy climate makes Bangalore a favourite holiday spot of all age groups. With its gorgeous parks, boulevard, cinema complexes and historical testaments, Bangalore is indubitably sparkling with life and vigor. Though a contemporary, busy city and a vital business center, Bangalore remains one of India's appealing cities. One can enjoy the tradition along with the swift urban life. It currently ranks as India's most developed city and one of the world's fastest growing urban areas. It is unique in being one of the few cities in India where tradition and technology co-exist. As the city is bursting with the presence of several multinational companies, Bangalore plays a significant role in the future of India.