Mumbai, a cosmopolitan metropolis, earlier known as Bombay, is the largest city in India and the capital of the state Maharashtra. Mumbai was originally a conglomeration of seven islands on the Konkan coastline which over time were joined to form the island city of Bombay.
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South Bombay is a commonly used term, but the extent of this district is not commonly agreed upon.

This district covers Byculla, Parel, Worli, Prabhadevi, and Dadar areas of Bombay.

The Western Suburbs consists of the Bandra, Khar, Santa cruz, Juhu, Vile Parle, and Andheri suburbs of Bombay.

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This district, comprising the suburbs of Kurla, Vidyavihar, Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Kanjur Marg, Bhandup, Mulund, and Powai has developed quite a bit in the past few decades.

Comprising the neighborhoods of Dharavi, Matunga, Vadala, Sion, and Mahim, the northern boundary of this district is where the city ends and the suburbs start.

Northwest Mumbai Is a district comprising the suburbs of Jogeshwari, Goregaon, Malad, Kandivali, Borivali, and Dahisar lie on the Western line and are usually included in the Western Suburbs.

This district, comprising of the suburbs of Chembur, Mankhurd, Govandi, and Trombay were in the 1950s, considered the poorer cousins of the Western and Central Suburbs.

Aksa is a popular beach vacation spot at Malad close to Malvani, Mumbai. This beach was one of the most silent and least visited beaches.

Madh Island is a group of several fishing villages and farmlands in northern Mumbai.

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Mumbai Hotels

Search for hotels in Mumbai and Thane (27 km northeast).We recommend Le Sutra - The Indian Art Hotel, Taj Lands End Hotel Mumbai, Fern Residency - Mumbai and ITC Grand Central.
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