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WHAT MAKE US TO TRAVEL

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INDIA is a country of 1.25 billion people, a large land, with periodic weather change and diversity. You get every thing here at the same place.... the snow clad mountain in the north, to the great sandy desert in the west, beautiful Indian ocean in the south to the deep sea in the west and east of peninsula. Earlier most of our vacations were to the religious places. We were not travellers in true sense, but things have changed in the past few years. With advent of social networks the world has shrunk. The middle class of India has opened up more for travelling and lucrative offers from the tour and travel agencies have added spice to it.

WHAT MAKES A MODERN INDIAN TRAVEL MORE THAN THAT IN THE PAST:


BUSINESS TOURS..... Ever since the Indian market opened to the foreign investors, there was a storm of multi national companies in Indian. Most of these MNCs have their head office abroad, and regional offices in the Indian metro cities.This made travelling of the working class more frequen…

UGRASEN KI BAOLI

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ABOUT UGRASEN KI BAOLI :

    A lesser known place right in the heart of central Delhi, Ugrasen ki bavli is a wonderful place to hang around.It was a surprise discovery for me as I did not know this place even during my 2 years of stay near connaught place.
    It is a 60-meter long and 15-meter wide historical step well on Hailey Road near Connaught Place, a short walk from Jantar Mantar in New Delhi, India. Although there are no known historical records to prove who built Agrasen ki Baoli, it is believed that it was originally built by the legendary king Agrasen during the Mahabharat epic era and rebuilt in the 14th century by the Agrawal community which traces its origin to Maharaja Agrasen.
LOCATION
    On Hailey Road near Connaught place Between K.G. Marg and barakhamba road
NEAREST METRO STATION: Barakhamba road

NEAREST BUS STOP             : Max Muller bhavan

Buses from this station: 34N 40 56