Category Archives: India

Reflecting on our trip to India

Buffalo, NY Wow, where to begin? India was such a fascinating place to visit. It far exceeded my expectations, mostly because I didn’t have many expectation when we left. I wanted to see the Taj Mahal and everything else I … Continue reading

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Day 10 – Back home to Buffalo

New Delhi, India We wake up, and clean up as we will need to check out by 12:00. We started packing last night, so this morning should be easier. Sue ran down for a quick bite of breakfast while I … Continue reading

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Day 8 & 9 – Goodbyes and a day in Delhi

New Delhi, India We woke up early to shower and finish packing. The train was already in the Delhi train station when we awoke. After finishing up, we went down for a bite of breakfast. There were a few people … Continue reading

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Day 7 – Agra and the Taj Mahal

Agra, India Our final day on-board the RROW takes us to one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World – the Taj Mahal. But first, we will see the Red Fort and have a nice lunch. We load up … Continue reading

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Day 6 – Varanasi and the Ganges River

Varanasi, India Today we will be visiting Varanasi, the oldest living city in India, if not the world, and the holiest city for the Hindu religion. Located on the Ganges River, it is a pilgrimage site for the Hindu faithful. … Continue reading

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Day 5 – Temples of Khajuraho

Khajuraho, India After yesterday’s busy schedule, we were able to sleep in this morning. The journey from Jaipur to Khajuraho is a long one, so we had some time to just relax this morning en route. The town of Khajuraho … Continue reading

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Day 4 – PM – Jaipur City Palace

Jaipur, India Just a short ride back from the Amber Fort to the city of Jaipur. We have two places that we will be visiting. The Jantar Mantar or city astronomical observatory was first on the agenda. It was constructed … Continue reading

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