India: Exploring the World of the Mughal Empire in Delhi; Susmita Sengupta; GoNOMAD Travel

India – Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi

Visiting parts of the ancient Mughal empire in New Delhi, India, including Humayan’s Tomb, the Red Fort, and other monuments to this great era of history.

It was a hot and humid summer day in August and I was standing in front of a mausoleum that could be considered more an opulent palace with its intricate marble borders and panels that were glowing in the bright sun.

My family and I were atHumayun’s Tomb, considered to be the inspiration for the Taj Mahal in Agra in India. We were on our annual trip to New Delhi visiting family and friends and at long last had managed to steal a few moments to do some sightseeing.

Even though I had lived in Delhi for some time, I had never seen this magnificent building before and so I was glad that I was here.

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