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Blog posts March 2015

A Day of Devotion at the Chandrika Devi Temple

March 31, 2015

As I had decided it was now time to see the outskirts of the city of Lucknow. The District Lucknow extends across a diameter of around 35 km from the city center in Hazratganj. The city outskirts are extremely peaceful, pollution free and lush green. The crowd is minimal and the traffic on the Natio…

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Travel Photo of The Week: Hotel Deep Palace Lucknow

March 27, 2015

Hotel Deep Palace Lucknow

Hotel Deep Palace Lucknow

Hotel Deep Palace Lucknow: When I, along with my friends, was in Lucknow, we chose to stay in Hotel Deep Palace which was extraordinary from every aspect. Being a designer, I always pick unique places as per my taste (luxurious as well, :D) I was given a treatment li…

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The Wounds of the Past: The British Residency

March 25, 2015

The Residency or the British Residency is a nationally known tourist destination in Lucknow. Tourists visiting Lucknow cannot miss an opportunity to come and see the Residency for its sheer significance in history of British India. Although the Residency now no longer exists in its complete glory it…

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Travel Photo of The Week: Chakra Tirth Temple Lucknow

March 23, 2015

Chakra Tirth Temple Lucknow

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Chakra Tirth Temple Lucknow: I am a religious person! While travelling, I like to visit temples, Chakra Tirth Temple in Lucknow is a beautiful place and it’s inspirational as well. The religious place will bring a peaceful feeling in …

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A Monument for a Noble cause: Bara Imambara

March 19, 2015

The Bara Imambara is one of the marvels of Mughal architecture in India. If you look into the history of the building and find out the real purpose of its construction you will realise how the Mughal Rule in India differed from the British era of oppression. The Mughal Kings believed that India was …

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Travel Photo of The Week: Husainabad Clock Tower Lucknow

March 17, 2015

Husainabad Clock Tower Lucknow

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Husainabad Clock Tower Lucknow: This impressive structure got me to take my camera out and click away! This testimony to british architecture shocked and surprised me. It was such a beautiful sight to see and the length of the pen…

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Route from Surat to Lucknow in Ramnagar Express: The Real Indian Journey

March 14, 2015

The city of luck now is among the oldest cities in India. It was a major city during the Mughal Rule and its glory only increased during the British Empire. The Awadhi and Mughal cultures of Lucknow are unique to the city of Lucknow.

The fertile alluvial rich soil of the city makes it an agricult…

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Mango Summer Delight

March 11, 2015

Its summer season – Mango time! The only thing I love about this season “Mangoes”. These are so soft and yummy; I just add them to each possible food. Here is one of my most favorite dish Mango - Chocolate Marble cake. All you need to do make this dish is:

Materials Needed:

  • 250 grams …

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Travel Photo of The Week: Jaipur Zoo

March 9, 2015

Jaipur Zoo

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Jaipur Zoo: After continuous travelling, we wanted to chill out. So we decided to visit Jaipur zoo. We spent a really quiet evening at the zoo admiring nature and various species of birds and animals. Established in 1877, it is one of the oldest zoos …

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Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh Jaipur Is the Paradise of Love for the Lovers!

March 5, 2015

From Amer fort, we headed straight to Sisodia Rani Ka Bagh, Jaipur and it was a good 20-minute drive from the fort. This was the last place of our visit to Jaipur. Now the story goes that Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh built this particular garden for his second queen, Sisodia.

We could actually feel t…

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Feeling Protected and Proud At Amer Fort, Jaipur

March 2, 2015

The next day, the hotel staff advised us to the visit the Amer Fort in Jaipur. It took us approximately 10 minutes to reach the venue from our hotel. If you love the sands and want to feel surprised, amazed and mesmerised, then you should visit the Amer Fort. 

The fort has the Mughal and Hindu a…

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