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Delhi - First Full Day in India (Feb 9th)

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Delhi, India Day 1 / I hired a taxi for a half day and got a great tour!!!

Details are in Photos!!!
Corresponding Journal Entry is here --->
http://journals.fotki.com/GaryGS1/GaryGS1Blog/ Gary

PS... There is a "haze" in some outside shots. Pollution or meterological??? Maybe a mix...
It's not my Canon G9 camera!!!
Sorry, I will order cleaner air for tomorrow's shots!!! ;-)))
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Delhi, India Day 1 /  I hired a taxi for a half day and got a great tour!!!  First stop was an ATM then some FOOD!!!
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Manoj Kumar / my taxi driver for the afternoon and early evening...  30 bucks and 10 tip = 2000 rupees...  He did a great job...  Thanks///  Gary
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Street life in Delhi.
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Parlimentary Buildings and Grounds in Delhi... where the laws and rules are made and managed...
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Seeing a shot I want to get and setting up to Craft it...  see next photo...  this is 1 of 3.
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Ya-man!!!Back of truck workers relaxing... it took three shots and throwing up a peace sign and a big grin to get this guy to break a smile, but got it... never give up!!!  This is photo 3 of 3...  Gary
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India Gate Memorial Arch.
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India Gate Memorial Arch. Kids View!!!
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Mid 1500's Purana Qila.  Fort of Afgan Ruler Sher Shah.
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Dog 3 for Erin!!! Dogs everywhere!!!
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Stone Workers at work.
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Another Tomb on the way back...  I can't keep up!!!  Tomb'd Out!!!  See You Later!!!  Gary
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