Travel Blogs from Agra
... the whole place has too strong an odor for me. It is the smell of “human concentration. How wonderful and disgusting at the same time. This is India, INTENSE.
To my experience, India is the only place where your legs can sweat. It is so hot that we look for shade. But the marble is very hot. We see, with surprise, that some people pass by looking at us, as if ...
... sword was also on display. We also was the Jaipur palace but Neppu said there was nothing inside so we just stopped for photos of the outside. Couple hours drive down and about half way to Agra Neppu asks us if we wanted to see an old temple that just a couple of kilometres out of the way, so we set of down a dodgy dirt road for a little while and come to this little village with people everywhere around this temple, with carts selling food and just playing. Apparently it was ...
... I might as well visit the Taj Mahal. So I went to the Taj Mahal, took plenty of photos of this wonder of the world. After visiting the entire vicinity of the Taj Mahal, I went back to my hotel, passing by the Lal Quila on the way.
After reaching the hotel, as it was already time to leave for the railway station, I had a cup of tea, packed up and checked out of the hotel to board ...
... out of there. We walked all around it, including the mosque on the side of the Taj where prayers are done every Friday (the Taj is closed on Fridays because of this).
The Taj Mahal is a really nice construction, but it didn’t make such a big impression on us. Maybe it was because of the crowds or just because we got up too early but comparing it to other similar buildings it just wasn’t such a nice highlight how everybody makes it to sound.
... was a first. We were all able to contact the outside world for the first time, and all discovered our parents were worried sick even though we warned them. Thats what happens when parents dont listen to their kids. But it was nice to be able to check in and say hello even though it was around 1am i think. I cant even remember what time it was but it was the middle of the night back home and about lunchtime for me. We then went downstairs for lunch. It was really good. ...
Other places to stay in Agra
Taj Ganj, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $68
- Beautiful hotel
- A Sheraton with a view of the Taj Mahal
- Good hotel though slightly disappointing...
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $69
- Only average
- So-So Experience
- Horrible excuse for a luxury hotel
54, Taj Road, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $51
- Better than Clarks Jaipur
- Quite satisfactory
- Very Servicable Hotel
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 4 star hotelfrom $71
- Comfortable hotel, elegant rooms, lovely setting, excellent food and service
- Quite nice..
- Another decent Hilton
Taj East Gate, Agra | 5 star hotelfrom $271
- Definitely worth the expense
- The Only Place to Stay in Agra(vation)!
Taj Ganj, Fatehabad Road , Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $64
- Loved the Taj i
- Perfectly adequate & good service
- A Good Deal
181/2 Fatehabad road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $48
16/2/8, Commercial Complex, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $42
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 $26
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 1 star hotelfrom $27
Fatehabad Road, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $45
137, Station Road, Agra Cantt, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $23
6B The Mall Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $37
263 Station Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $12
Near TDI Mall, Opp Hotel Trident, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $31
181/1, Tourist Complex Area, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $13
V.I.P Road to Taj Mahal, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $46
Tourist Complex Area, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $21
Pratappura Crossing, M.G. Road, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $34
Shaid Nagar Crossing, Shamshabad Rd, Agra | 2 star hotelfrom $13
1, Amarlok, Taj Link Road, Near Shilp Gram Parking, Agra | 3 star hotelfrom $22
Western Gate, Agra | 1 star hotelfrom $10
Block-36, Agra | Hotelfrom $40
East Gate, Taj Ganj, Agra | Hotelfrom $11
Chowk Kagziyan,South Gate, Agra | Hotelfrom $11