Mangalore is a beach town in coastal Karnataka on the West Coast of India. A town known for its prestine beaches and temples. Mangalore and its culture is quite different from that of Karnataka. Mangalore has its own language, culture, food, dress and lifestyle. Mangalore is also one of the major ports in India. And also know for its world renouned hospitals and educational institutions. People in managlore are very enterprising. 5 of india's National banks have emerged from this so called small town called Mangalore. And the Managloreans are great hoteliers too. A calm quite city with hospitable people.