The Golden Triangle
Feb 29- March 2nd evening/March 3rd mid-day.
| March 29th |
The Taj Mahal. The world’s greatest monument to love. One of the Seven Wonders of the World. India’s pride and glory. The most iconic Mughal structure. A tomb like no other, an eternal promise, a thing of beauty. One that has moved millions to tears, provided the backdrop for countless love stories through time, a symbol of hope and faith, that the great love, the kind that lives forever does
The tomb of Itmad Ud Daulah seemed to me possibly the most unsung hero of Mughal Agra. A glittering jewel encrusted mausoleum, the first one to be made entirely of marble, when compared to the Taj Mahal (after all it is called the Baby Taj) what it lacks in size, it makes up for in style. The story of Itimad Ud Daulah Itmad Ud Daulah almost didn’t get his shot at
on the way to Jaipur
30 mins outside of Agra
The Pink City
Jaipur is a shopper’s paradise. The city is known for its blue pottery, jewellery, textiles (bandhani) and sarees, marble work and books.
(Palace of Winds)
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