Best Holiday Destinations
Known as the microcosm of India, New Delhi is the capital of the country, the home of all three branches of its government and its economical, educational and cultural center. The cityscape of New Delhi is consisted of a mix of Hindu, Muslim and Buddhist architecture. Although the city was officially established in 1911, it is one of the oldest cities in the world and has been destroyed and rebuilt many times over its history; that is the reason why New Delhi has such a wealth of monuments and museums. Some of the most popular places of interest include the glorious Red Fort, the impressive Qutub Complex as well as the magnificent tomb of Humayun.
Nicknamed “the Pink City” for the distinct color of its buildings, Jaipur is one of the most popular tourist destinations in India and the largest city of the state of Rajasthan. The fact that Jaipur is India’s first planned city explains its delightful and ‘open’ architecture, characterized by the very wide and regularly oriented streets. Jaipur is home to an astounding number of monuments, including brilliant temples, stunning palaces and marvelous forts. Some popular highlights are the spectacular Amber fort, the tremendous City Palace and the astonishing Jantar Mantar which is one of the largest astronomical observatories in India and an World Heritage Site. Apart from the monuments Jaipur is home to many museums and gardens that offer a memorable experience to every visitors.
With its unique mix of Indian and Portuguese culture, Goa is a very popular and fascinating destination for tourists. Goa offers an impressive amount of museums, temples and churches with the most notable being Bom Jesus Basilica with its stunning Baroque architecture. Goa’s complex cultural influences have made it famous for the striking architecture that can be found around it’s cities that has been recognized as world heritage. Finally a major reason for Goa’s popularity are the numerous remarkable beaches that span its shore; with great diversity they offer an incredible spot for relaxation and a plethora of water-related activities including kitesurfing, Jet-Skiing and diving.