Times Goa Guide


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Goa with its bountiful natural wealth, rich and varied cultural heritage coupled with peace, tranquility, hospitable and fun-loving people has been a quest for many as a safe tourist destination. There's a lot more to Goa than merely sand and surf. This guide explores the lesser-known facts about this vibrant state.

Goa is irresistible when winter sets in, but not many know how lush and vibrant the state can be during monsoons. Besides covering the typical tourist spots, this book also serves as a guide in exploring how can foreign nationals can invest in Goa's emerging real-estate. Medical tourism is becoming very popular as well as alternative methods of healing such as Ayurveda and Yoga.

Affordable theme weddings in exotic surroundings are also much in vogue, as are extravagant weddings and honeymoons. Making Goa unique are its many heritage homes, old churches and beautiful temples.

This guide covers the happening nightspots, pulsating music, and the seemingly endless round of partying. As food is serious business here, this guide features delightful cuisine and many restaurants - the Goan gourmet scene is never static.

Published: 2008
Pages: 347
Format: Paperback