john tiong chunghoo

Freshman - 1,288 Points (Jan 21,1960 / Sibu, Sarawak, Borneo East Malaysia)

Travel Haiku - Palace on Wheels (India)


Palace on Wheels
it is not yet the Taj Mahal
mom bends child's index finger

The Palace on Wheels, a luxury, air-conditioned train (akin to a luxe traveling hotel) , operates from Delhi weekly through winter (September to April) , passing the major fort cities in Rajasthan—Udaipur, Jodhpur, Chittorgarh, and Jaisalmer—and also pays a visit to Agra, with the incomparable Taj Mahal. The staff ensures that you are pampered, and most of the travel is at night, which leaves the days free to experience the sights and sounds of India's most exciting region.

Submitted: Wednesday, March 26, 2008

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