Read a Bit of History
When you go to India, you will see the monuments so old that the only other civilizations to match them are Greece and Egypt. So, to appreciate the wonders in this ancient country, you will need to know a little about the history of the place you are visiting. The art and architecture here will certainly impress you, but if you know the stories behind the monuments and interesting characters associated with them, you will be in for an experience you will cherish forever. How to travel in India is about how deep your knowledge of the places goes. Taj Mahal is a beautiful structure, but when you know the story behind it and look at it as a monument built to celebrate eternal love, its beauty multiplies manifold.
The best idea is to take a few minutes before you start the journey towards your next destination and find some stuff to read about it online. If you are to visit a major destination such as Delhi or Jaipur, it is advisable that you pick a book about it that appeals your taste and keep it handy.