Agra – Majestic Taj Mahal

We caught the train to Agra Cantt from New Delhi train station. The station was less chaotic than we expected, with the incredibly easy to use  online ticket system and electronic boards telling us exactly where to go. The platforms themselves were full of people climbing on and off the rather industrial looking carriages, selling… Continue reading Agra – Majestic Taj Mahal


Arriving in India

We landed in Delhi around 4pm local time and, after the usual fuss over changing money and hunting down a local SIM at the airport, we finally stepped out into the sweltering humidity of Delhi in mid-August. A prearranged taxi picked us up and swept us off through the surprisingly quiet, we thought, streets of… Continue reading Arriving in India