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The Taj Mahal, India

Probably one of the most famous monuments in the world, the Taj Mahal was constructed by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the 17th century, as a tomb for his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. In many ways, it has come to symbolise India.

Probably one of the most famous monuments in the world, the Taj Mahal was constructed by the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan in the 17th century, as a tomb for his favourite wife, Mumtaz Mahal. In many ways, it has come to symbolise India.