From the arches and domes of historical monuments to modern commercial centres, Delhi has evolved into a city-of-the-future while still preserving its unique flavour and style. Be it Lutyens' Delhi (New Delhi) or the Old City, the Qutub Minar in Mehrauli or the posh markets of South Extension, Delhi enfolds many cities within itself. Being the nation’s capital has its advantages and the city wears its aura of power with ease. Arguably, the shopping capital of India, Delhi is also famous for its lip-smacking chaat, Mughlai and Punjabi cuisine.
The historic character of the city is what defines its popular tourist attractions. Most of the places of tourist interest in Delhi are historic. In fact it is the fascinating history of the city that regales a visitor.
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