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India: Agra Amblings

Grey skies and rain? It must be Bank Holiday Monday! It’s been raining more or less all day. Usually this would be a bad thing but actually it has made the mountain of school work a little more bearable. 1,568 more words



The Taj Mahal (/ˌtɑːdʒ məˈhɑːl/, more often /ˈtɑːʒ/; meaning Crown of the Palace is an ivory-white marble mausoleum on the south bank of the Yamuna river in the Indian city of Agra. 244 more words


Taj Mahal Day!

In my planning for this year, I promise I didn’t even think about trying to cross a few of the seven wonders of the world off my bucket list. 1,891 more words


The World’s Most Famous Mausoleum

The morning was bright and sunny as we drove past rolling farmlands and quiet towns on the excellent national highway. We were in India on the way to a meeting at… 1,123 more words

Blast From The Past

Thursday Doors

Here are some fine doors from the Red Fort or Lal Quila, in Delhi, about which I must blog when I get time. The fort was designed by the same architect who built the Taj Mahal. 644 more words


Taj Mahal

       Imagine you passed away, your wealthy partner is heartbroken. Would he/she build a grand monument in your dedication? (To be honest, I don’t think so) Only once in the world has there been such a case. 409 more words


ON THIS DAY: January 22, 2017

January 22nd is

Answer Your Cat’s Questions Day

Blonde Brownie Day

National Hot Sauce Day *

Southern Food Day

Roe v Wade Day *
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