6 Reasons to Travel to India

The Culture

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If you are looking for a place to visit that is rich with culture, India is the place for you. Indian culture is made up of the thousands of different and distinct cultures; it's one of the oldest cultures in the world, dating back to 4,500 years ago. Spanning across 28 states and seven territories, India recognizes 23 different language including Hindi (the official governmental language), Bengali,Tamil and Urdu. India’s history contains leading advancements in medicine, technology, architecture and mathematics;  they are even credited for the invention of the number zero.

The Food

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From the far northern part of India to the south, India is packed with flavor.The climate spectrum of India is quite large. With varying climates and soil conditions, India allows a wide array of spices and flavors to thrive in this country. Each taste is unique to the region of origin, yet all are delicious in their own way. Home to many diverse cultures, ethnic groups, and climates, India has a powerful presence in the food community. To the food conosures, India is an ideal place to take a flavor trip. Home to Naan bread, curry, butter chicken and its use of turmeric, cumin, cinnamon, dried hot peppers, and many other mouthwatering spices and herbs, India is the ideal place to appease your taste buds. Fill your stomach with delicious food and plan a trip to India!

The Adventure

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If you are someone who loves being outdoors, you just might find that India has plenty to offer. From the waters to the mountains, India is packed with adventure. Scuba diving and snorkeling, kayaking, carving, trekking, hiking, skiing, and paragliding are some of the many adventures that can be found here in this country. The many different activities and locations surrounded by breathtaking scenery allows anyone to find themselves lost in the beautiful nature that India has to offer.

The Taj Mahal

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The Taj Mahal is one of the seven wonders of the world, truly a sight to behold. Construction of the Taj Mahal started in 1632 and completed  two decades later. It was constructed under the rule of king Shah Jahan in order to honor his recently deceased wife. Constructed of white marble and inlaid with jewels, this beautiful etifice reflects the love the king had for his dear wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Come and visit this historical site and architectural wonder.


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Known as the birthplace of Hinduism and Buddhism, the third and fourth largest religions in the world, India is the location of a place that many consider a spiritual awakening. With the seamless merging of nature and religious practice, many weary  travelers find rest and peace visiting this country.

The People

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The local people of India can be considered one of the friendliest. From the scenes of the hurried bustle of the markets to the scenes of children playing in the streets, the people are guaranteed to fill you with joy. Even amidst the busy and even chaotic streets, the energy and excitement is truly thrilling; there is never enough to see here!


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