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10 Must See Travel Attractions in India

India is known throughout the world for its great history and unique cultures bringing together multitudes of cultures and religions. It is undoubtedly a land apart, filled with different colors, mysteries and exotics. 1,227 more words

India

Magical Taj Mahal

India – symbolic of an onslaught on all the known senses.

 Chennai and Delhi (new and old) whirred past in three days of snail traffic. The remaining rules of the streets were dictated by the size of vehicle and by sudden urges of any holy cow. 1,222 more words

Travel

Agra

Travelling through India can be quite daunting especially when you’ve received a culture shock. I’ve been through villages before so I’m quite used to the clay huts, excessive jewellery and the wild cows crossing the road but this was the first time I’d met an old “family friend” from Bihar. 374 more words

Life

Taj Mahal

An immense mausoleum of white marble, built in Agra between 1631 and 1648 by order of the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his favourite wife, the Taj Mahal is the jewel of Muslim art in India and one of the universally admired masterpieces of the world’s Heritage. 150 more words

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Travel Time!

In a short amount of days I will be heading to India, Thailand and Vietnam.  Though I love to travel, the thought of sitting on the plane for more than 16 hours is both scary and tiring.  603 more words