The Gateway was built erected to "commemorate the landing of their Majesties King George V and Queen Mary at Apollo Bunder when they visited India in 1911" It is built in the Indo-Saracenic style. The monument was completed in 1924.
Here is a view of the Gateway of India taken from a boat. It's the view from the sea.
A view of the Gateway of India from a little further down the sea. In this shot you can see the Taj Mahal Hotel as well which in fact dwarfs the Gateway of India. A row of tourist boats lined up in the area.
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