Delhi

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A little about Delhi

Hemmed in by the mighty Yamuna River, Delhi is rich in history and has witnessed the rise and fall of seven successive cities. Ruled by the Delhi Sultanate, the Slave Dynasty, the Khaljis, Tughlaqs, the Lodis, the Mughals and finally the British, Delhi has changed hands many times and traces of its rich history are still scattered around the city. Delhi is known for its many ancient monuments like the Qutub Minar, Humayuns Tomb, Jama Masjid and the Red Fort, temples like the ISKCON Temple and Akshardham among others. Other than that, the city is also home to many beautiful parks and gardens, museums, galleries and cultural centres. The political capital of India, Delhi also houses buildings of political importance like the majestic Rashtrapati Bhavan, the Parliament House and the North and South Blocks. Delhi is also a shoppers paradise. Right from bustling local markets, to malls selling premium and luxury brands, the city has it all. When in Delhi, do make it a point to pick up mirror work bags and table cloths, brassware, carved woodwork and quirky souvenirs and imitation jewellery. When it comes to food, Delhi has enough and more to tantalise your taste buds. Right from the succulent kebabs and spicy chaat of Old Delhi, to the trendy new restaurants in the city where you can sample some of the best Continental, Mexican and Italian cuisine, Delhi has something for all tastes.Visit Delhi and let the city will impress you with its versatility, ensuring you enjoy a holiday like no other!