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May
7

Agra and Taj Mahal

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India has many architectural wonders to brag but the one that is surely on top of the heap is the symbol of eternal love which is the Taj Mahal. Taj Mahal is an architectural wonder that is located in Agra, India.

If you still don’t know anything about Taj Mahal then just a little history, there was once an emperor named Shah Jahan who has a beautiful wife named Queen Mumtaz Mahal. They lived in Agra and when she died back in 1631, the grieving husband decided to create a mausoleum for her and that’s what we now know as the Taj Mahal.

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Nov
3

Destination: India

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If you are interested in going somewhere new and exciting for your next touristic adventure, take a look at the country of India.

India is not a place associated with travel that much and in fact is associated more with outsourcing of jobs from the western world than anything else. However, India is a country that could be one of the top touristic destinations in the world if people knew about all of the things that were available to see within its borders.

First and foremost, the natural scenery in India is quite impressive to look at. While many parts of the country have become urbanized and industrialized, at the same time there are still many rich forests and valleys as well as great rivers and caves to be explored. It would be quite easy to conduct a natural tour of India if you wanted to and in fact many eco-tourists end up doing just that.

Historical and cultural tours are also very strong in the country. India is home to a history going back far beyond any of the nations in the developed world and this history spans some of the greatest kingdoms mankind has ever created. India is also home to a diverse number of languages and cultures; more so than any other country on Earth. Because of that, India is a very real tourism destination for people that love getting immersed in the history and culture of a particular area. For all these reasons, India is a well-kept secret as far as being a good place to travel.