Friday, December 13, 2013

North India Sojourn

Part 1

Having been to many South Indian states of India, I yearned to visit the Northern states and finally visited some of the famous places like:

a) Delhi – The Capital City

The famous Lotus temple in Delhi

b) Chandigarh – The Planned City

One of the many beautiful creations at Rock garden, Chandigarh

Beautifully adorned swings at Rock garden in Chandigarh

c) Amritsar – The Holy City
Overlooking the serene Golden temple at Amritsar

Wagh border near Amritsar

d) Shimla – The Cool Hilltown

The famous Mall road in Shimla

One of the many scenic pathways in Shimla

Visiting these cities and town within a week was indeed possible. Though seven days is not sufficient to explore all of these wonderful places, I must say it was a wonderful experience!

Each of these places has its own inherent attractions, which I will share in my upcoming posts.

“A wise traveler never despises his own country.” – Carlo Goldoni

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