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Agra, Part II: The Taj, and a Word About Public Toilets in India

Fog greeted us this Taj day, so a sunrise visit was not to be. Clouds parted only briefly, the day giving a less than stellar royal show. 531 more words


Two days in Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India

After four days in Mathura covering the first days of Holi I took a bus down to Agra. I’ve been before but with it only 50km away it was hard to resist shooting the Taj Mahal again with fresh eyes; 7 years on from my first visit. 29 more words

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Rajasthan Adventure

Anything I write about India feels lacking. Focus on just a couple areas and you risk seeming myopic. But as a lucky westerner, there are certain things, for lack of a better word, that really stand out. 1,387 more words


Journey to India Part 7 - Going to Agra

Journal to India – Part 7 – Traveling to Agra

Our time in New Delhi has come to a close and so we load up into a taxi van in the early morning to make the 4 hour trip to Agra.  486 more words

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India Re-capped

On 9th October 2014 my wife and I arrived in Delhi after our overnight flight from Heathrow. Over the next 10 days we covered approximately 1000km as we travelled by road and rail from Delhi to Agra to Ranthambhore to Ramathra to Jaipur and then back to Delhi.  95 more words


The Taj Mahal

11 March 2015

Yesterday, we visited the extraordinary Taj Mahal in Agra, which overlooks the River Ganjes is quite honestly even more beautiful in person than I could have imagined! 147 more words