The neighborhood accommodates two bus terminus that divide the area into East and West corridors providing inherent connectivity. Anna Nagar is one of Chennai's finest residential and commercial areas. Touted as a mini city within Chennai, Anna Nagar was named after the Tamil leader C. N. Annadurai. This rapidly developing neighborhood is home to one of the largest residential locale in Chennai. In addition to being a popular residential area, Anna Nagar has also become a busy educational hub. The neighborhood that was once known as Naduvakkarai is now home to the Anna Nagar Tower Park, which is the largest park tower in the city. The other attractions in Anna Nagar include the Anna Arch, Chinthamani, Blue Star, 14 shops and Thirumangalam junction. The Anna Nagar Roundtana that is a sprawling upscale commercial neighborhood is a famous marker of the area. It also accommodates a number of well established schools and colleges as well as places of worship like the Ayyapan Temple, Chinna Tirupathi, Chandramouleswarar Temple, etc. Shopping areas with boutiques, malls and high-end chain stores as well as numerous restaurants are also other major tourist hot spots. There are also various hotels in Anna Nagar that are located near these places of interest. Catering to local and international visitors alike, these hotels are a unique blend of incredible hotelier-ship and warm hospitality. They offer guests with amazing accommodations, relaxing ambiance and fantastic facilities. Equipped with all considerable amenities and great efficiency, these hotels are models of burgeoning luxury and comfort. Located in the north-western part of Chennai, Anna Nagar forms a part of Egmore-Nungambakkam taluk.