Panjim-the heart of Goa.

Panaji or Panjim is the ever hot and happening capital city of golden Goa. Being the capital and a major town, you are bound to get here if you ever be there in Goa. Its not just the status of the capital that makes it special, but the city itself is special in many other…

Monsoon in Goa… What’s in store!

Hey there monsoon babies… It’s June.. The monsoon month.☔ Goa right now turns out lush green, fresh and serene beyond words. Monsoon is not a season I like (just wish somebody could spare me the muck and yeww! what not!) However there are an array of amazing things that monsoon in Goa packs up and…

Ferries of Goa.

Have you ever been to Goa or are you the lucky one living here? Then I am sure you must have taken a joyride along this long blue mode of transport, we call the ‘FERRY BOAT’. Another proud hereitage of Goa, these ferries have been functioning across the pristine backwaters of Goa since decades silently…

With love.. from Portugal

Walking through the lanes of a famous market of Goa, Mapusa I found a stall selling bread and similar products and it made me wonder what this simple piece of wheat and yeast means to us. We Goans love our ‘Pão’ or ‘Poiee’ (Pão is the Portuguese term for bread). Pão is one of the…

The heart of Goan shopping.

If you are in Goa and local shopping is your thing (and even if its not😉) a drop to Goa’s Friday Mapusa Market is a MUST! Mapusa is one of the main city of Goa, India and very easily accessible. Ok. Let me clarify .. I said ‘Friday market’ as this place is famous for…

Reis Magos Fort, Goa

The Oldest fort in Goa, REIS MAGOS is based on the banks of river Mandovi in the village of Reis Magos in Bardez taluka of North Goa, India. Predating the famous Auguda fort by almost half a century , this gorgeous fort is clearly visible from across the river from the capital city of Panaji….

Art is in the air.

As a man thinketh… As you think, you travel, and as you love you attract. You are today where your thoughts have brought you, you will be tomorrow where your thoughts will take you-James lane Allen… Encountered this beautiful piece of art @serendipityartsfestival 2017, Goa.. Something exciting and enriching to be a part of if…

‘Goencho Saib’-The protector of Goa.

Goa celebrates the feast of its most beloved saint, St Francis Xavier on the 3rd of December. Old Goa, 13 kms from the capital Panjim is where almost every Goan will be rushing to during this celebrations (i.e nine days of novena and the feast). ‘Goencho saib‘ (patron of Goa ) as the saint is…

Let the party begin…

Goa dons a beautiful festive look this winter. The months of Nov-Dec is a season when the gorgeous state will be riding on a high tide, with events like christmas parties, feast of st. Francis Xavier and much more just around the corner. To begin with we have IFFI. This Nov all roads leading to…