Lifestyle & People

With his Heart in Hospitality

Senior Vice President – Goa for the Indian Hotels Company (IHCL), Vincent Ramos leads from the front – steering the prestigious company to greater heights with skill and ease. And

Always in Fashion – Wendell Rodricks’s museum

The late iconic fashion designer Wendell Rodricks had a dream – to build India’s first museum tracing the history of Goa and the Konkan region through its costumes. Cocooned in

As the fire slowly burns…

By: Sheryl Gonsalves “Do you know how I come to know that the guests are happy? When I see their empty plates!” says Shibiraj Saha, Executive Chef of Holiday Inn

Which celebrities were spotted in Goa?

Goa is a little paradise on earth for everyone, including celebrities. Here are some stars who came to this beautiful state within the past few months… Suriya, Nagma, and Jyotika

Beach Wear for the Goan Summer

Researched & written by Nidhi Lall Goa is synonymous with beaches, just like how Biselri is to water. Isn’t it? There are no second thoughts when thinking of a beach

Sea-bathing Therapy

In this article, Psychologist Shobhika Jaju explores why bathing in the seawater right before monsoons, is a must for most locals & why should it be on your itinerary if

  The Golden Heart of Goa

Goa has a heart. It makes you believe in the power of humanity. And that is because of people like Karen Roach. In a world, full of strife and animosity,

When History comes back to Life…

What happens when pieces of history get majestically refurbished? A sight worth beholding of course! Lenny Baretto loves to give churches in Goa a transfigured look, including the stunning heritage

The Beauty pageant that breaks stereotypes

Brought up in the tribal village of Jharkhand, rooted in Rajasthani culture, and settled in the paradise of Goa, Mrs. Rina Jain made a decision that would bring about a big

The Changing Face of Assagao

A stone’s throw away from the congested and bustling Mapusa, lies the reticent and captivating village of Assagao. The picturesque village is seeing a sudden influx of new residents, who

Interview With An Entrepreneurial Genius In Goa – Jaydev Mody

Jaydev Mody, the man who can be credited with the success of the off-shore casino industry in Goa, got candid with Planet Goa about his life’s journey, likes, dislikes and

No One Can ‘Carnival’ Like Goa Can!

Jason Santos recounts a first-hand experience of another brilliant carnival season. THE city decked in colour, a festive vibe grips the state; decorations, lights and a general party atmosphere takes

Seasons in Goa

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