Swarajya Palace Hotel
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We spent a good deal of time watching the morning sun creep over the minarets, the nicest mausoleum we’ve ever seen and you can see why it’s one of the great wonders of the world. So construction started in 1632 and it took around 20,000 craftsmen 22 years to build – quite a labour of love for the chap who commissioned it who was the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan. His 3rd wife, Mumtaz Mahal died giving birth to his ...
Fatehpur Sikri is a ghost city built in the 16th century; 22 miles from Agra. Akbar the great, who at 26 years did not have an heir, founded this historic site. He went to a saint, Shaikh Salim Chishti who lived in a city called Sikri. His blessing gave Akbar 3 sons. As a gesture, Akbar built a whole new city in Sikri. Akbar named ...
... and visiting. At first this appearance of being "lazy" bothered me, but as the day progressed, and I kept seeing these groups of men, I started to question my assumptions. Perhaps these men were not lazy, perhaps they were smart. I am guessing that at some point in the day they would do some work, as we saw lots of men working, maybe what I was seeing was the "break". Perhaps sitting and talking with your peers is healthy. ...
... He was superb accompanying his magic show with a terrific line of patter. He made money appear from behind Cathy`s ear, caused small balls to disappear and in particular had some brilliant repartee to accompany the old “find the lady” stunt that we have all seen before. He was a riot of fun. We managed to film his show, so if anyone wants to see it, please ask!
We then rolled on through some small villages past some entertaining ...
... a gate around most of the tombs anyway but I shared my guide book knowledge on whose tomb was whose. It was also cool seeing the one place the taj loses its symmetry. Supposedly they aren't going to allow people inside in the coming year so it felt special to make it before that change. Back outside we started taking a lot more photos and yet again while posing for a photo I was asked by some Indian women if I would be in their photo. We are now joking as ...
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