Goa, of Beaches and Beyond

Goa is one of those exotic destinations in India, always in demand. What makes the small beach state so special? Golden sands, turquoise sea and coconut palm fringed beaches or is it quaint buildings, colonial churches which come with a fusion of Indian and Portuguese architectural style? Beach parties and nightlife rocks with live music Goan cuisine and liquor. Watersports like water skiing, swimming, scuba diving are equally famous. There are a few off-beat things I tried when my sister and I headed for a three-day vacation to Goa last month....more