Slim lanes run like webs in the chaotic spaces of Old Delhi. Packed stores in rows, residences stacked atop shops, carts claiming space on the already narrow roads; the place has a lot going on. However, amidst the bustling landscape are certain century-old structures and markets that truly stand out. Holding rich historical and cultural significance, these locations represent the old world charm and evolving personality of Old Delhi. For an organic and sincere understanding of the place, it is essential to witness these attractions in all their glory. Here is our illustrated walk-through of Old Delhi and its true essence:
The illustrations are works by Rangeet Ghosh.