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Ajanta Caves

Ajanta Caves are resplendent with many carvings and sculptures that show the life of Buddha. In 1983, the Ajanta Caves received UNESCO World Heritage status.

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Elephanta Caves

Cut from solid basalt rock, it is believed that the caves were created between the 5th and 8th centuries but the identity of the architects who actually built them is largely disputed by historians.

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Bibi ka Maqbara

Bibi ka Maqbara

Bibi Ka Maqbara, which literally means ‘Tomb of the Lady’, is a beautiful mausoleum of Rabia-ul-Daurani alias Dilras Banu Begum, the wife of the Mughal Emperor Aurangazeb.

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Prince of Wales Musuem

Prince of Wales Musuem

The museum houses approximately 50,000 exhibits of ancient Indian history as well as objects from foreign lands, categorized primarily into three sections: Art, Archaeology and Natural History.

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Mumbai Downtown

Mumbai Downtown

Kala Ghoda (Black Horse) is a reference to a black stone statue of King Edward VII mounted on a horse. In 1965, this statue was moved to Jijamata Udyan in Byculla. But this tiny art district still retains the name.

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Kala Ghoda Mumbai

Kala Ghoda (Black Horse) is a reference to a black stone statue of King Edward VII mounted on a horse. In 1965, this statue was moved to Jijamata Udyan in Byculla. But this tiny art district still retains the name.

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Mumbai Museums and Galleries

Our next stop was the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), which is just across the street from the Prince of Wales museum, about 5 minutes west of Jehangir Art Gallery.

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Aamchi Mumbai

Aamchi Mumbai

Our next stop was the National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), which is just across the street from the Prince of Wales museum, about 5 minutes west of Jehangir Art Gallery.

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Ginger Hotel, Nasik

Ginger Hotel, Nasik

Ginger hotels have a self-service model, which means that there is no bellboy or room service. Luggage carts are provided to lug our own luggage to the rooms.

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