New Delhi was designed by the British architect, Sir Edwin Lutyens in 1911 as the capital of British India. The intent was to create a grand, monumental city space which would inspire awe and be symbolic of the British Empire. This private half day tour visits Lutyens’ New Delhi - you have a choice of either a morning or afternoon tour.Highlights • President's Palace • Parliament House • India Gate • National Museum.
See how Vancouver has developed from a cornerstone city of the British Empire to the modern metropolis it is today. Stroll through the amazing architecture and public artworks that make up Vancouver during a 2-hour privately guided walking tour. Visit what was once the tallest building in the British Empire. Explore Vancouver’s oldest Cathedral and the controversy of how it came to be. Walk down the Granville entertainment district and ‘walk of stars’. Hear how Katherine Hepburn brought late-night room service to the city. You and your small group will receive complimentary bottles of water.
Erscheinungsdatum: 08.08.2019, Medium: Taschenbuch, Einband: Kartoniert / Broschiert, Titel: A Tour Throughout South Wales and Monmouthshire, Titelzusatz: Comprehending a General Survey of the Picturesque Scenery, Remains of Antiquity, Historical Events, Peculiar Manners, and Commercial Situations, of That Interesting Portion of the British Empire, Verlag: HardPress Publishing, Sprache: Englisch, Schlagworte: HISTORY // General, Rubrik: Geschichte, Seiten: 428, Informationen: Paperback, Gewicht: 616 gr, Verkäufer: averdo
A perfect way to gather the archaeological gems spread across the city. Calcutta (now Kolkata) is called the “City of Palaces”. The second city of British Empire, Calcutta is home to one of the world's finest existing specimens of British imperial architecture. This tour combines Calcutta’s iconic monuments and buildings, the bazars of Calcutta and a sneak peek into the daily lives of the natives. A unique window to the vibrant lifestyle of the city.
This is a day tour will take experience the history, culture and heritage of old Bengali nation from the history of Mugal Empire to British transformation. You will learn about the past and current position of Bangladesh and experience the golden era of Bangali history.Family & Kids friendlyFoods included
Listen to the remarkable story of planning of this capital city. In this tour get a chance to admire the colonial grandeurs and the important government complexes of the country. Named after the leading British architect Edwin Lutyens, who was responsible for much of the architectural design and building when India was part of the British Empire in the 1920s and 1930s. Locations Covered: Connaught Place, Rashtrapati Bhawan (President’s House), North Block and South Block, India Gate, Parliament House, Princely Houses or Palaces
Discover the history of Glasgow through beer on this walking tour. You'll hear how Glasgow grew to become the second city of the British Empire and the largest exporter of bottled beer in the world.Along the way you'll stop at three local pubs to taste eight local beers from Glasgow and Scottish breweries.
A charming walking tour among the Charming city designed by British Architect "Edward Lutyens"...now the political heart of Independent India.The city has influence of european style and was a symbol grandeur , power of British empire. the one man brand for his innovative and adaptive architecture. The principle architectural designs has been to weave into the fabric of Indian architectural shapes and features.Take a tour around some of New Delhi’s imposing heritage buildings. Admire the beauty of the most important buildings of India and Embark on a journey that gives a glimpse of the history and insights of the famous "Lutyens Delhi". Sir Edward lutyen the "the greatest British architect" behind the marvel city of era.
Kolkata was a jewel in the crown of the East India Company and then the British Empire. In this shared group walk, we will trace back our steps to the colonial era and visit some prominent landmarks that defined this great city’s history. We will start our walk from Writers Building and visit the mausoleum of Charnock the founder of British Kolkata, St John’s Church, the majestic Governor’s House, India’s oldest Museum, Eliot’s Park and end this walking tour at the iconic Victoria Memorial.