Travel Blogs from Agra
... nice." We tell him that even if we came we wouldn't buy anything. "You no have to buy. Just look. You promised. You are not nice people. You are rich people. People like you will go to big shop in city. You said you would come to look at my shop. Not nice". And off he goes to no doubt tell his friends what a couple of lying, cheating foreigners we are. We go off moaning about all the hassle. Ali's not happy. We're not happy. That's what you call a clash of cultures.
Sunrise Tiger Hill 200 INR (3.40)0$
Delhi - Green Hotel 500 INR (8.5$), Hotel Silver Shine 1800 INR (30$)
Varanasi - Badra Kali Guesthouse 500 INR (8.5$)
Kolkata - Centerpoint Guesthouse 750 INR (12.50$) good wi fi
Varanasi-kolkata sleeper, 14 hours, 331 INR (5.50$)
Kolkata – New Jaipalguri, 10 hours, 320 INR (5.50$)
Kolkata – Delhi, sleeper 545 IR, 34 hours, shared jeep 200 INR (3.40$)
... and thank god he did as we had great food! Chicken steamed dumpling, crispy chilli honey potatoes, sweet and sour fish and sweet and sour vegetables. Rice - well we thought day one gave us a lot this was double! Later start tomorrow thankfully Highlights Toilet stop American tells me I will have to use the Indian toilet as European has no paper! When I say I'll just take some from there and use it there she definitely thinks I'm a ...
... little sleep that we had I exploded a little bit and took it on her. After a little fight I apologized and we were back on track again, it was time to explore the Taj!
We were standing in the middle of a huge courtyard with three side entrances and a 30 meter high red sandstone gateway with some inscriptions on it. The gateway itself was really impressive and we took some pictures there, but even at this time it was hard because of the amount of people.
... are extremely rare but neglected by the government and corrupt locals. He told us that because he was agitating for better preservation, he had been personally threatened. He hoped the area could be recognised by Unesco, and it should be. After an extensive tour including a hair raising walk across several balconies with knee high walls, we went to look at the elaborate royal mausoleums built for Akhbar and his successors which sat in a ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Ratandeep Hotel Agra
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