Hotel Atithi, Agra
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... in the 1500's, it is huge. There is a great view of the Taj Mahal from the Fort, but we could not see it due to the pollution haze. But I did darken one of the pics I took, and surprise, a mere hint of the Taj appeared.
We headed back to the hotel, and said good bye to our awesome tour guide Balbir. The rest of the trip will not be the same without him.
... lady who died, which the Taj was built for, he obviously didn't share the the same sentiment and didn't want his inheritance being spent! Getting into the forte was a bit if a battle, first getting through the crowds of people trying to sell you tat, kids begging for money, whilst holding your breath so you don't pass out from the smell of rotten egg and open sewers at 35 degrees- not an easy task!! We've seen so many temples/fortes now there starting to blur into ...
... It was now 8am and the colour of the Taj had changed, but with our tummies rumbling, it was time to head back - you can't miss a free complimentary breakfast when you're backpacking!
After breakfast we set off ...
... and also inlaid precious jewels and gemstones. Consequently, with the exception of the exterior, tourists cannot lay-hands on the structure. Many walls / structures have had these valuable stones gouged out: visually spoiling the presentation. This is minimal though and does do detract from the visit. Manicured gardens and large shady trees (which we often took the opportunity ...
... in to our hotel until 12 so we went straight out to some palaces and temples. We had a rest at our hotel and then at 3pm left for the Taj Mahal! I was so excited and I think everyone else was too. I just couldn't wait to see it. Walking up to it you just can't believe your eyes. It looks just like in the pictures but I couldn't believe I was seeing it in person. We had a long time there - the guide said not to rush and take as long ...