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A street in Old Delhi

What’s the Difference Between ‘Old’ and ‘New’ Delhi?

When you come to the capital, the rich and splendid capital, you might often hear the words Old Delhi and New Delhi. This can get quite confusing if you’re not from India. This article will give you a clearer picture of the essential difference between these two.

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India Gate. Photo by Nomad Tales.

Safety Tips for Old Delhi at Night [Article: German National Attacked]

A 19-year-old German national was attacked Friday night near Kashmere Gate in New Delhi. Benjamin Scolt, a teenager from Germany, was attacked with a blade and looted of money as he was travelling from Chandni Chowk to Kashmere Gate at 10 pm. He was admitted to a hospital soon after the incident but he is out of danger. – The Indian Express

Unfortunately, this did not surprise me when I read where this tourist was walking alone at night.

Chandni Chowk and Kashmere Gate are amazing places to visit. They’re the heart of Old Delhi and a stark contrast to New Delhi. It’s like going back in time, and it’s an experience like no other.

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