Indraprastha (Delhi), the renowned capital of the legendary Pandavas, boast of an overwhelming history and rich cultural heritage. Delhi has almost everything that a tourist is looking for, from monuments, parks and gardens, clubs and pubs, trendy markets, posh hotels, discotheques, food and festivals, etcetera-etcetera...
A land of multiple cuisines with a variety of delicious food, Delhi stands at the top of the menu cards of the visitors. From the roadside dhabas to star hotels, this metropolitan city proffers mouthwatering and aromatic varieties of foodstuffs. Eating and dining out has become a way of life to the Delhiites. Each restaurant in the city has their own peculiar foodstuffs with rich, aromatic and delicious fragrance that grabs people tremendously. One can also go for the fast food joints, Mcdonalds, Pizza Hut, Dominos, KFC, Nirulas, Ruby Tuesday...
If you happen to be in the capital on a Sunday, do not miss the Chole Bature at the many local eat outs found in all areas of the city.
Delhi is extensively a very spread out city and easily accessible giving tourist more than several options as modes of transportation. Tourists can either travel through public transport buses, or they can opt for auto rickshaws, cycle rickshaws, cabs and taxis. Delhi also has a major Metro line that covers a lot of areas within the city.
Apart from these bars and pubs, Delhi’s star hotels also provide best facilities to enjoy the gripping nightlife. Those who prefer to be in a tranquil ambiance, restaurants in the near vicinity of the India gate would be the idyllic location.
Delhi seems to be a delightful place for the shopping buffs. An extensive range of objects is in offer in the various markets and Malls scattered in and around the city. Chandni Chowk, Karol Bagh Connaught Place, Janpath, Palika bazar... Select City walk, City square, West gate Mall, Cross River Mall, East Delhi Mall, GIP (NCR), DLF city centre.. and the list is unbeatable.
The heart and soul of India – New Delhi is a city with magnetic attraction. Monuments, forts, gardens, and museum... The Humayun Tomb, Red Fort (It must have been named by folks with the great imagination... its a Fort and its Red so; Red-Fort ), Lotus Temple, Jantar Mantar, Qutub Minar, Jama Masjid, Akshardham are some of the most prominent New Delhi tourist attractions.
Delhi portrays the new face of contemporary Indian society, where the glorious past is intertwined to the modernism. Today’s Delhi is a perfect blend of tradition, culture, power and politics. One would not get a nice place than this to have a clear picture of Indian society.
Delhi... Loved it. Raw, up-front, and real.