Jaipur, known as the Pink City, is the largest and one of the most famous cities in the state of Rajasthan, India. On my first day in the city, I climbed the small mountain leading to the Nahargarh Fort to get an overall view of the city. The scenery was fantastic. The most famous landmark and […]
One of the best attractions in Jaipur, Rajasthan, is the Jantar Mantar complex, a series of astronomical instruments built in the 1700’s.
While in Delhi, Mark visits Qutub Minar, one of the most important historical icons of the city, and a UNESCO World Heritage site.
North Indian food is often what people think of as just Indian food, as North Indian curries are often found in Western restaurants.
Belur Math is a temple in Kolkata, India that’s dedicated to Ramakrishna Math and Mission, a branch of Hinduism.
Gangtok is a pleasant town located in the Sikkim state of India. In the Eastern Himalayas, it’s populated by a mixture of Nepalis, Tibetans, and Indians.
The city of Jaipur, nicknamed “The Pink City” and located in the famous Indian state of Rajasthan, is one of the most popular cities to visit in North India.
When visiting Agra, definitely spend time admiring the Taj Mahal, but ensure you have enough time to thoroughly explore the Agra Fort as well.
From the small city of Gangtok, it was about a 45 minute shared jeep drive, followed by a 15 minute up-hill walk to get to the Tibetan Ranka Monastery.
Mother Teresa’s house in Kolkata is a memorable place to visit. It’s open every day except Thursday, and closed on Easter and December 26.