Lake Carambolim-A birdwatchers heaven

*This is in no way to encourage you to travel during this Corona pandemic. *These are just my views on a place I visited before the lockdown. Goa is not just a state but it’s a feeling filled with all kinds of emotions and variety of every kind. Just when you have visited the famous…

Forts of Goa 1: The Jewel of St.Estevam

Forts and history has always been my thing and a lot of these adorn the rich land of Goa. Goa has around 22 plus forts, some well preserved while some in ruins. So with my recent series on THE FORTS OF GOA, I intend to see most of them and ignite you upon them. I…

‘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…