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Velakanni is a small town in Nagapattinam district of Tamil Nadu. It is a small town and is famous for Roman Catholic Shrine named Our Lady of Good Health. This church was built in the 16th century, and has undergone various miracles making it as the most sacred shrine in the town. The unique feature of this shrine is the Gothic style architecture and the white paint covered on it. Every year, the church celebrates 10 days festival celebrated in the month of August and September attracting lacs of devotees. Velakanni has some good tourist attractions like: Church of our Lady of Velakanni, Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health and Velakanni Beach.
Kollam is well cultured and economically well organized town in Kerala, and is the largest producer of premium quality cashew nuts. Due to this, Kollam is referred as 'City of Cashews'. Since ancient times, Kollam is the cultural and learning hub, making it the center point of attraction. In the field of literature, Kollam has played a major role with the introduction of Leelethilakam and Unneeli Sandesam. Moreover, many great scholars in the field of literature hail from this town. The famous Craft Festival, which showcases different craftsmanship work, is celebrated here in the month of December-January. Apart Craft Festival, Kollam celebrates Anayadi Elephant Pageantry, Panmana Pooram are also celebrated. Some of the interesting locations in Kollam to visit are: Ashtamudi Backwaters, Kollam Beach, Munroe Island, Sasthamcotta Lake, Thevally Palace and Adventure Park.