(New Delhi, India)
Delhi is the capital city of India. The city is divided into two sections. They are the Old Delhi and New Delhi. The latter is the home of the executive branches of the Indian Government.
Delhi is one of the leading global cities in the world with infrastructure that supports arts, commerce, entertainment, education, fashion technology, healthcare, research and development and tourism.
Delhi is considered one of the oldest cities in the world along with Cairo and Jerusalem. Archaeological information dates it as far back as five thousand years. The Moghal rulers of India left their stamp of architecture on the city.
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The important places of interest in Delhi are the Red Fort. It is one of the premier tourist sites in the city giving a glimpse of a fort built of red sandstone by the Moghal Emperor Shah Jahan. He built the immortal Taj Mahal also, situated close by in Agra. Other places of interest are Humayun’s Tomb, Qutb Minar, India Gate and Connaught Place.
Humayun’s Tomb is located in Southern Delhi near Hazrat Nizamuddin
India Gate is a symbolic monument in Delhi. It was built as a memorial for the soldiers who gave their life during their services in the First World War.
Connaught Place is situated in the centre of New Delhi. It is now termed as Rajiv Chowk. On one of its edges is the famous Pallika Bazar which is a basement market selling wares available at cheap rates.
Delhi is also famous for its street food. There are many specialty restaurants offering multi-cuisine food in the city along with a multitude of shopping malls.