Travel Blogs from Agra
... based cement plant at Bhilai.
... the fort in to more of a palace than a barracks. White marble was his favourite building material, remember he had the Taj built. Shah Jahan's son, Aurangzeb took power away from him and turned the fort int his fathers prison where he did at least have good views of the Taj Mahal. After the fort, our driver who had been waiting to take us back helped us find an ATM that worked and did not have a massive queue. There are quite a few in India but it seems random on who gets lucky ...
... a traffic free radius around it, but I am sure with time it'll slowly become more and more grey in colour. We got many pictures, mostly funny ones with the monument but my favourite was doing the famous lady Diana pose on the marble bench. Tick off the list! As you leave the monument, like every single place in India you are bombarded by merchants, buy this buy that.. What do you want? I have pretty things for you? Just look, no buy! It almost makes you turn into a bit ...
... her back, and got squirted with water. After all that excitement, we took a relaxing ride on another elephant (who had an almighty appetite for the thorny trees), through a national park. We were both insanely wet, but were two very happy people.
Agra- Wednesday 3rd July 2013
Equipped with our take-out breakfast, we arrived at the busy train station at 5.30 (even though our initial tuktuk didn't show). The train ride was easy in our 2AC ...
... Jen had medication back at the hotel and we needed to go back now. The drivers temperament changed at this point, became very hostile and didn't say a word on the way back - finally. Once back we walked outside and went to get a drink, nothing was cold however due to the power-cuts.It was turning into one of those days, made worse when a dog suddenly jumped out of the open sewer at Jen's feet splashing her with god knows what. Pretty fed up we headed back to the ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Nuova Hotel Agra
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