Riyaz Tayyibji is an architect and partner of the architecture office Anthill Design in Ahmedabad. Graduated from the School of Architecture CEPT, Ahmedabad. Prior to setting up Anthill Design he worked in Mumbai with Ranjit Sinh and Associates and then extensively with Prof. Neelkanth Chhaya on post-earthquake rehabilitation housing in the villages of Saurashtra. He was Associate Professor at the Faculty of Architecture, CEPT University till 2013. He instructed courses in the Fundamentals of Structures and The History and Theory of Architecture and Architectural Design.The architecture of Ahmedabad ranges from ancient to modern, from the Mughals to the last works of the contemporary Indian architects, including international masters like Le Corbusier and L. Kahn. With this useful guide, you will discover the city and its architecture through five routes, covering the old and the new city, as well as suggestions for other places that you can also visit on the outskirts of the city. Each itinerary offers practical information to enjoy the architecture, and visitors will be introduced to the culture and lifestyle of the city, along with practical facts for the touring visitor.Traveling the world through architecture is a way for us to understand life, as we constantly question ourselves about the cultural diversity of society. From our houses, our streets to our neighborhoods these make up the city. We will explore these in the Indian Architectural Travel Guides Collection, which will introduce the ancient, modern and contemporary heritage and architecture of India.