I tried to ponder if I felt this were the case, but I wanted to at least crunch some rough numbers...
Day 8: Today I woke in Delhi, had dosa for breakfast and my cousin took me to the airport. I observed some impressive highways along the way (having seen roads in Uttar Pradesh gives me a disproportionate appreciation for decent infrastructure). My airport experience was non-remarkable if not average, and I arrived in Mumbai easily … Continue reading India 2016, Ep. 4: “Modern Mumbai”
Day 6: Arrived in Agra today, saw Fatehpur Sikri, then the Agra Fort from the outside (chose to skip going in since I've seen so many forts in the last few days), and finally the main course: Taj Mahal. It is grand, the compound is large, there are the two smaller yet huge Mahals on … Continue reading India 2016, Ep. 3: “Antsy Agra”
Day 4: Woke, had breakfast, then departed for Jaipur. Visited Amer/Amber Fort--which was amazing, and saw Jal Mahal--a palace in a lake--from the coast. Checked into the hotel, freshened up a little, and will go out for sight seeing a bit and dinner. Researched a couple places not in the itinerary and asked my guide … Continue reading India 2016, Ep. 2: “Regal Jaipur”
Day 1: (to be completed) Day 2: (to be completed) Day 3: Slept in; had masala omelet, toast and mango for breakfast, found my driver Vinati arranged after walking around the apartment building a couple times to find him at the adjacent building, visited Gurudwara Bangla Sahib which is a very fascinating Sikh temple, then … Continue reading India 2016, Ep. 1: “My Delhi Dive”