After the Botanical Gardens, it was off to the Bangalore Palace. The traffic in Bangalore is absolutely awful. If you ever go, allow plenty of time to get anywhere. Where i stayed (in Richmond Town), places were relativley close. However, if one would have to get from one side of the city to another, it would be maddening.
Here is Bangalore Palace:
The Maharaja loved his art. Pictures and paintings were everywhere you looked.
The Maharajahs office. Quite cluttered, if you ask me.
I want one. So cool.