Explore Goa like Never Before
Are you planning for a beach vacation? Well then pack your bags and head towards the paradise on the west coast of India, Goa. The white sandy beaches along the coast of the Arabian Sea cover the entire stretch of this beautiful state making it a must visit destination in the country. Not just the beaches, the electric nightlife, its delectable cuisine, markets, historical monuments, and the music festivals have kept it at the top of the chart with holiday goers.
Goa is a complete holiday package as it caters to the tastes and budget of all sects of travelers. It could be the ultimate destination for a family retreat or an adventure filled vacation for those who crave for some adrenaline rush. Here is a list of few places that you should visit and things that you should definitely try to make your Goan vacation a memorable affair.
Shop till you drop
Although Goa is the smallest state in India, it is one of the major holiday destinations and tourist hub that leads to it being a shopping paradise. There are plenty of shopping malls and market places for you to shop to your heart’s content or collect souvenirs for your loved ones. Mapusa market is known for its antiques, textiles, traditional handicrafts, Goan pottery, spices, fruits, homemade pickles, sausages and a lot more. The Anjuna flea market that is held every Wednesday is one of the liveliest markets where you would love to shop. Some other popular market places are the Calangute Market Square and Saturday Night Bazaar at Arpora.
Drink till you can hold it
They say booze is cheaper than water in Goa! Goa’s parties need no introduction, gulp as much as you can and party till the wee hours or simply sit by the beach with your favourite beer while enjoying the lovely breeze on the beach and the setting sun or the open starry sky. Sipping on your favorite drink while relaxing on a sun bed and gazing at the endless horizon of the sea, doesn’t that sound like pure bliss?
Make new Friends
If you love to make new friends, Goa is the place you would love to be. It’s always fascinating to observe people from different parts of the world with diverse body languages, clothes and languages. Laugh, drink, dance, make new friends and gain new experiences, after all life is all about celebrating, isn’t it?
Savour the flavor of Goan cuisine
Binge on delightful Goan culinary offerings for a different experience. Food is enjoyed thoroughly in Goa just like any other place in India. Tantalize your taste buds with the rich flavours and rare spices used in the preparation of delicious dishes. Goan cuisine basically consists of seafood, coconut, vegetables, and local spices as its main ingredients.
A writer will get short of words to put everything in one write-up about exploring Goa. Apart from the aforementioned, one should never forget that Goa is a cultural hotspot which is evident from its magnificent monuments and heritage that exudes both Indian and Portuguese forms of architecture. A blog cannot be summed up without mentioning about the white sandy beaches for which Goa is known worldwide. So, what are you waiting for? Book your trip already for a true holiday experience.