Monthly Archives: April 2010

India Gate, New Delhi, India {India}

Sunday, April 25, 2010 – India Gate, New Delhi, India Last stop before heading to the airport is the India Gate located in New Delhi, India. Originally called the All India War Memorial, the India Gate is a colossal structure that commemorates the death of all the Indian soldiers who fought the 1st World War. […]

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Qutub Minar – World Tallest Minaret {India}

Sunday, April 25, 2010 – Qutub Minar, South Delhi, India Last day in India and have taken in as much as I can. So we traveled back to Old Delhi to see the worlds tallest minaret the Qutub Minar. Qutab Minar is one of the prime attractions amongst all the historical monuments of India. Situated in […]

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In search of monkeys {India}

Sunday, April 25, 2010 – In search of monkeys Last day in India and yes I’m in search of more monkeys! Outside of the hotel and down the road on Shooting Range Road I have seen and heard of lots of monkeys. Well leaving the hotel I had my camera in my hand and was […]

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Chandni Chowk, Naya Bazar, Old Delhi, India {India}

Saturday, April 24, 2010 – Chandni Chowk, Naya Bazar, Old Delhi, India After visiting the Red Fort we took a Rickshaw down Chandni Chowk to a market of Naya Bazar. The spice market was rich with texture and aroma. A few times I had to cover my nose as you have a mix of the […]

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Red Fort, Old Delhi, India {India}

Saturday, April 24, 2010 – Red Fort, Old Delhi, India Last weekend of my trip and we decided to do a lot more sightseeing. What was planned became unplanned and good forture was found. Today we wake and was taken to the Red Fort in Old Delhi, India. Here are some photographs I want to […]

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Lotus Temple, New Delhi, India {India}

Wednesday, April 21, 2010 – Lotus Temple, New Delhi, India We decided to take one day out of the week to visit Bahá’í Mashriqu’l-Adhkar mainly known as “Lotus Temple” located in New Delhi. Wednesday was hump day so we decided it would be perfect. As you will quickly see no matter where we go people […]

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Hawa Mahal & Jal Mahal, Jaipur, India {India}

Sunday, April 18, 2010 – Hawa Mahal, Jaipur, India After visiting the City Palace, we were overwhelmed by the heat as it was 120 degrees. We decided to see the Hawa Mahal from the street and not on the inside. Also driving from Hawa Mahal we saw Jal Mahal Palace. How often have we been […]

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Jaigarh Fort, Jaipur, India {India}

Sunday, April 18, 2010 – Jaigarh Fort, Jaipur, India After visiting the City Palace and viewed the Hawa Mahal from the street, we drove to the Jaigarh Fort. I had no clue what I had in store as I quickly found it’s a fort that not only with the largest cannon, but also had anther […]

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City Palace, Jaipur, India {India}

Sunday, April 18, 2010 – City Palace, Jaipur, India Woke at 7 am to drive from Agra to Jaipur which is 235 Kilometers = 146 Miles. Took about 4.5 hours. Once we arrived the temperature was 120 degrees. So we decided to change plans and see the City Palace first and then work our way […]

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