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…

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…