Posts Tagged ‘ Madhya Pradesh ’

A day trip in Gwalior

Mar 6th, 2018 | By

India`s fastest train, the Gatimaan Express, has extended services to Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh, so you can now take a day trip from Delhi on a journey that takes you just 3 hours and 15 minutes. each way. The train now runs six days a week and should boost tourism in the area. A non express train journey can take you up to ten hours! Why go to Gwalior rather than somewhere else nearby to Delhi? One of the main reasons that visitors travel to
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The other “Taj Mahal”

Nov 12th, 2013 | By

You may only know the haunting picture of Princess Diana sitting by herself in front of the Taj Mahal. There is another place intimately linked and sometimes confusingly called Taj Mahal by tourist staff.



Where’s That Tiger?

Jul 25th, 2009 | By

About a million years ago Esso used to run advertising using a tiger and a musical background asking where the tiger was. I thought of it when the BBC ran a story saying that Panna National Park in Madhya Ptadesh in the middle of India which it called one of India’s main tiger parks, now had none.There was an alomost underlying thought that this was a quirky story. A bit like Picadilly Circus not having any circuses.Underlying this however is a deeper thought. A century
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