img=Allahabad city.jpgCivil Lines
is a locality/township of Allahabad
, Uttar Pradesh
. It is one of the major market areas of Allahabad
, and is famous for its shopping malls
, cinema halls
. The area was built by the British during the heyday of the British Raj
and was a residential colony of the British at that time. The old Palace Cinema Hall is one of the prime examples of the British architecture
still prevalent in the area. The Patthar Girja
is a beautiful example of the British Architecture of that time and attracts many tourists for its beauty and elegance. The Modern Day Civil Lines has several skyscrapers and modern buildings which show the constant change taking place in the city. Civil Lines is a paradise for shoppers in Allahabad
even though properties are considered quite costly in the area due to its importance. The main Allahabad Railway Station(Civil Lines) as well as the Allahabad Bus Depot is also in this area.
it is a very historical city .
Civil Lines in Allahabad has always been a place for the elite, subsequently there have always been many sophisticated and elite restaurants in this Area, The Elchico, Tandoor, The Bridges and Hot Stuff to name a few. Civil lines also has some open eating joints which are very old and famous like Shamiana and Amber.Also the area always boasted of city's best branded showrooms,tailors,cinema halls etc.... Read More