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Travel Blogs from Agra
... up close this morning. It was quite an amazing view even from across the river. see photo attached.
Had a late lunch at about 3.30pm. Went to a marble factory after lunch to see the modern day craftsman duplicating the intricate inlaid precious stone on marble as seen on the Taj Mahal. Must say we were all very impressed with the products that they made. However the price was quite out of our budget.
All in all a long but very satisfying ...
... in India. The great Mughals, Babur, Humayun, Akbar, Jahangir, Shah Jahan and Aurangzeb, used to live here and the whole country was governed from here. Agra was the first capital of India. Later the capital was moved to Delhi. The Agra Fort contained the largest state treasury and mint. It was visited by foreign ambassadors, travelers and the highest dignitaries who participated in the making of medieval history of India. No other fort of India had this honor.
... with a family from California – One of the daughters is getting married to an Indian man she met during salsa dancing classes, while her sister and parents come along for support. 1000 of the groom's family and 4 of hers! They were really nice people but admitted to not traveling much, never mind a country like India – guess it shows how much they love their daughter.
It's been a long journey here and we've lost most of the day. Time to hit the hay early ...
... Yes, they're VERY cute! These are very important animals to a poor agrarian society. The females give milk and the males work hard)
Goats of all shapes and sizes
Monkeys of various breeds
And some of those were even alive!
The time passes quickly and before we know it we're pulling back into Jaipur. This is the end of the Julie ...
... office on the other end of our hotel's street. The next words that came out of Eric's mouth and his actions astounded me. I keep replaying them in my head. "Free! He'll take us for free! Come on, get on!" Before I could say, "you crazy maharaja," Eric was saddled up on the motorcycle, expecting me to follow him. In an instant, my head went through a million facts about the situation. Here are a few I'd like to highlight: - Eric and I have been offered many free services during ...
Other places to stay in Agra
Taj Ganj, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $69
- Beautiful hotel
- A Sheraton with a view of the Taj Mahal
- Good hotel though slightly disappointing...
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $71
- Only average
- So-So Experience
- Horrible excuse for a luxury hotel
54, Taj Road, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $49
- Better than Clarks Jaipur
- Quite satisfactory
- Very Servicable Hotel
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 4 star hotelfrom $67
- Comfortable hotel, elegant rooms, lovely setting, excellent food and service
- Quite nice..
- Another decent Hilton
Taj East Gate, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $327
- Definitely worth the expense
- The Only Place to Stay in Agra(vation)!
Taj Ganj, Fatehabad Road , Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $65
- Loved the Taj i
- Perfectly adequate & good service
- A Good Deal
181/2 Fatehabad road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $43
16/2/8, Commercial Complex, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $47
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $44
- Great Hotel
- Howard Park is an oasis in city of chaos.
- Good value for the money
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $17
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 1 star hotelfrom $28
137, Station Road, Agra Cantt, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $19
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $58
6B The Mall Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $47
263 Station Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $10
Near TDI Mall, Opp Hotel Trident, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $26
181/1, Tourist Complex Area, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $13
V.I.P Road to Taj Mahal, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $38
Tourist Complex Area, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $21
Pratappura Crossing, M.G. Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $23
Shaid Nagar Crossing, Shamshabad Rd, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $16
1, Amarlok, Taj Link Road, Near Shilp Gram Parking, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $28
Western Gate, Agra | 1 star hotelfrom $10
Block-36, Agra | Hotelfrom $39
East Gate, Taj Ganj, Agra | Hotelfrom $4
Chowk Kagziyan,South Gate, Agra | Hotelfrom $14