the golden triangle A vibrant journey through three majestic destinations in Northern India WRITTEN BY MICHELLE LYN PHOTOS COURTESY OF OBEROI HOTELS & PETE SANTA MARIA
f you’ve never been to India, imagine a sensorial overload. Vibrant colors, horns honking, animals in the streets, motorbikes whizzing past you on all sides, scents of street food in the air and the occasional elephant are all commonplace. A country of more than one billion people, India certainly has its fair share of economic challenges, yet there’s an underlying beauty that resides within its soul. Visible through the sights, sounds, smells and people, India is worth the lengthy journey it takes to discover it. The country’s Golden Triangle is particularly popular with tourists as a circuit that connects the cities of Delhi, Agra and Jaipur in Northern India, namely because of the triangular shape these locations form on a map. Here, the best of each city.
Published on Dec 15, 2016