These Photo Contest Winners Celebrate Historic Sites Around the World; Jessica Stewart; My Modern Met

A look at the winning and shortlisted images from the 2018 Historic Photographer of the Year contest, which celebrates the beauty of cultural sites around the world from the Taj Mahal to the Red Sands Forts.

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Qutub Minar: Understanding the History and Architecture Before You Go; Rudy; Mapping Megan

With so much cultural heritage tied to one monument, it would be a shame to visit and not appreciate the story or history behind it. We’ve got you covered.

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Mehrauli – Oldest Heritage Places To Visit In Delhi; Anuradha Goyal; Inditales

Visit Mehrauli – the oldest living quarter of Delhi, full of ruins that tell their own stories, ancient temples amidst chic boutiques and eateries.

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Qutub Minar: A Peak Into The Delhi Sultanate; Meenketan Jha; Outlook India

Catch a glimpse of the 12th-century Delhi Sultanate masterclass at this historic Qutub Minar. From the Iron Pillar of Delhi to Quwwat-ul-Islam Mosque, see the Qutub complex in all its entirety.

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Delhi Darshan: A Glimpse of an Indulging City; Ashwini; Tour My India

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Qutub Minar awarded best monument for differently-abled; Times Travel

At the National Tourism Awards held in Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi, Qutub Minar begged an award for being the best monument for differently-abled, while Ahmedabad and Mandu were jointly declared the ‘Best Heritage City’ in the country. These awards were presented by Union Tourism Minister K.J Alphons.

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Tourism Awards: Ahmedabad best heritage city, Qutub Minar best monument for differently-abled; PTI

UNESCO World Heritage City Ahmedabad and Mandu were Thursday jointly declared as the ‘Best Heritage City’, while Qutub Minar bagged the top award in the differently-abled friendly monument category at the National Tourism Awards here.

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Delhi’s Qutub Minar: The Complete Guide; Sharell Cook; Trip Savvy

This complete guide to Delhi’s Qutub Minar reveals the mysteries surrounding it, how to visit it, and what else to do nearby.

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Qutub Minar’s 50-year-old doors, windows to be replaced by July end: ASI; PTI

Bat poop and bird droppings are spelling nightmare for the centuries-old Qutub Minar in Delhi, following which the ASI has started work on replacing its old wooden doors and windows, a senior…

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Most Amazing Historical Monuments of India; Vikas Acharya

India is a vast South Asian country with diverse terrain – from Himalayan peaks to Indian Ocean coastline – and history reaching back 5 millennia. In the north, Mughal Empire landmarks include Delh…

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