All the Raj

Booth, Joanna
October 2010
Travel Weekly (UK);10/22/2010, Vol. 5 Issue 2040, p55
Trade Publication
The article focuses on various tourist attractions in Kolkata, India that depict its colonial history and traditions, and offers tips to clients from several people related to the travel industry. It mentions the Victoria Memorial building near the park, Maidan, offering paintings and photographs showing India during the British Raj, the Indian Museum, and the temple of goddess Kali. It offers information on several hotels for travellers including the Oberoi Grand and the Taj Bengal.


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