Category: India

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Unexplored Delhi: Far from the madding crowd

Delhi has no dearth of tourist attractions. With an abundance of monuments, heritage sites, shopping bazaars and restaurants, Delhi is every tourist’s first stop in India. These tourists end up visiting only the most popular destinations such as the Qutub Minar or Humayun’s Tomb and inadvertently miss out on the...

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Jantar Mantar: Jaipur’s astronomical observatory

Just a four hour drive from New Delhi is Jaipur, Rajasthan’s capital city. Founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, Jaipur is now a part of the Golden Triangle Tourist Circuit which also includes Agra and Delhi. Jaipur holds several fascinating attractions for tourists including the City Palace,...

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Amer Fort, Jaipur: A Mughal and Hindu style fusion

A four hour drive from Delhi lies the capital of Rajasthan – Jaipur. Popularized as the ‘Pink City’ because of the stone used in the construction of several buildings in the city, Jaipur is the holy grail of travellers visiting Rajasthan. Some of the most famous attractions include the Jantar...