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The Hawa Mahal

The Hawa Mahal

Jaipur is known as the “Pink City” for its many iconic facades made of richly hued sandstone. ¬†The Hawa Mahal is one of the city’s most impressive attractions. ¬†Built in the late 1800′s as an extension of the city’s Palace, mainly to incorporate the zenana, or women’s quarters, the Hawa Mahal is a magnificent architectural […]