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UNESCO HERITAGE SITE AGRA FORT

It’s from Here that the Mughals Commanded over their powerful kingdom spread from Deccan Plateau to Khyber Pass.

Fort has seen many battles in it’s almost 900 Years of History. 12 more words

Day 5, Part 1: The Taj Mahal

#OneYearLater Continues!

Hello folks! Coming from a bit of a hiatus (it’s been hectic since I got back) so let’s start off the story of Day 5, my last day in India with a video. 848 more words

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India: Agra, Khajuraho and Varanasi

We arrived in Agra, the home of the world famous Taj Mahal. First impressions weren’t great; the smell of sewage and rotting rubbish was so overwhelming. 1,451 more words

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Agra - The Taj Mahal and Agra Fort

 On this visit to Agra, we were actually able to enjoy it. We took the early train from Delhi, which we had no problem purchasing tickets for a couple days before thanks to Showkets help. 324 more words

The Red Fort of Agra - Uttar Pradesh, India

The Red Fort of Agra is known by many names, the Red Fort, Agra Fort, Lal Qila, Fort Rouge and Red Fort of Agra.  It’s only a short distance from the Taj Mahal so you can easily see both in the same day – its only about 3 kms away and on a clear day you can see the Taj Mahal in the distance from the upper parts. 138 more words

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