Natural Wonders In Goa


I feel chuffed ….. Today I have pushed the envelope a little further and pushed the bar a bit higher for myself. I challenged the adage ‘You can’t teach an old dog new tricks’. Why? At 63, female and solo – I joined a bunch of youngsters, all about 30ish, for a half-day trek of

Goa Night Activities (other than clubbing)

“I’m fed up. During the day there is a lot to do in Goa. But what is there to do in the night?” “There are a lot of nightclu…” “No.!.. Please don’t mention nightclubs! It’s already been talked about too much. What else is there?” …. Have you felt the same way? Don’t worry. Here

Selaulim It’s So Dam(n) Beautiful

Serenity and quietude is what every busy body seeks, to escape from the chaos of the city or the demands of a hectic life. Some of us meditate, others try various retail, sports, natural therapies and the rest of us escape for a quiet vacation. While all of us have a choice of ways to

Leela Goa A Palatial Bird Sanctuary

LEELA Goa has been a beacon of luxury and comfort for discerning clients in south Goa’s idyllic Mobor. Known for its gorgeous meandering lagoons, the resort is a surprising haven for feathered creatures. How this ultra luxurious resort came to be a sanctuary for migratory birds is a little known but interesting story. At the

You Know You’re In South Goa When…

THE world is a funny place, and it’s only getting crazier by the minute. Gone are the days of hopping onto the family llama for a quick trip downtown (if ever there were days like that); as a species, we are now more comfortable with being strapped into giant metal cans and flung towards the

The Monsoon Magic In Goa

It is always better in Goa- rain or shine!!!!! It is that that of the year, swap your swimsuits and sunscreen for trekking boots and a poncho. Jason Santos takes you through all things good that Goa has to offer over the next few months. Don’t let the gloomy skies and pouring rain drown your

5 Places To Visit In Monsoon In Goa

While the waterfalls become an obvious go to option,  several other places around the state come alive during  the monsoons too. With fewer people visiting, it is also a  great time to visit some of the more popular tourist spots.  Here are some of the places you should visit on your Goa  monsoon getaway.  Mahadev

Must Visit Waterfalls In Goa

If you like adventure and don’t mind slugging it out with a trek,  head to these spots. Each waterfall has a charm of its own,  some treks are easier, while some are a little treacherous but  worth the eff ort, when at the end you relax in the spray of a  mighty waterfall.  Savari: With

My Wildlife Odyssey – A Photographic Journey

My Wildlife Odyssey – A Photographic Journey is a 100-page coffee-table book which is authored by Naitik Jain. This book contains photographs along with a brief description of the author’s journey across six national parks in India. These national parks are – Kanha National Park, Bandhavgarh National Park, Tadoba National Park, Jim Corbett National Park, Ranthambore National Park

Blue Lagoon

The Blue Lagoon, as fondly termed by the locals, in Santrem is a well guarded secret hideout that only a few folks are aware about and yet is one of the most scenic places in Goa. They say nothing worth having comes easily. This place truly encompasses that phrase. Blue Lagoon, Santrem, although a tough

Sanguem Caves

Sanguem Caves are significant as they function as regular dwellings, unlike the other caves that are Buddhist and Jain colonies meant for offering shelter during the monsoons. They have architectural, archaeological and historic value and are located in the Sanguem town. These ancient Buddhist caves are also known as Rivona Caves. There is an idol of Lord

Man Made Cave, Kundaim

Man Made Cave, Kundaim cave may have been a pre-historic shrine in active worship once. A state protected monument today, its survival hangs in a balance on the edge of a highway. You Might Also Be Interested InGoa Night Activities (other than clubbing)5 Places To Visit In Monsoon In GoaSelaulim It’s So Dam(n) BeautifulMy Wildlife

Verna Caves

Goa is just brimming with interesting tales of culture and history, many of which are yet untold. The Desi Motorcycle Diaries Adventure Group lets you into one of Goa’s lesser known Verna Caves! Just when you think you know everything you could possibly know about this place, Goa manages to surprise you by revealing yet