This is the view of Diwan-e-Khas and the Taj Mahal from the Meena bazaar side in Agra Fort. To me somehow the Taj appeared to be bigger than what it looked from the Diwane Khas. 48 more words
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We took a day trip to Agra to see the Taj Mahal, which was a 3.5 hour train ride each way. Our first train trip proved to be pleasant and surprisingly uncrowded because we took first class (as recommended by our friends and other blogs), which was $20 one way. 342 more words
The journey out of Delhi afforded me the opportunity to experience for the first time the Indian rail network.
Having successfully dodged the fake tourism offices purporting to be the only place foreigners can book their travel across India, I had found myself in the waiting area of the (legit) foreign traveller booking centre in New Delhi train station. 337 more words