Architectural delights of Old Goa

Architectural delights of Old Goa

It sounds like a cliche, but Old Goa is really a gem for an architecture lover - it's a place with a large concentration of art objects and lots of things to see, to touch and to experience. I kept my expectations high when planning my Old Goa visit, and teh city didn't disappoint. The ...read more »

The charm and atmosphere of Fontainhas – the Latin Quarter of Panjim

The charm and atmosphere of Fontainhas – the Latin Quarter of Panjim

My acquaintance with Panjim was brief but memorable - I just couldn't miss the chance to see Fontainhas (the Latin Quarter of the city) after everything I've heard about this place. My interest to the fusions of cultures is no secret, and Mumbai has been generously providing a feast for the eyes in the form ...read more »

Unexpected Margao, or My first Goa experience

Unexpected Margao, or My first Goa experience

I didn't have any particular plans to visit Margao when getting ready for my Goa trip. The idea was to go straight to Old Goa so as to indulge in the architectural delights of old colonial buildings. But when I saw the artwork at Madgaon railway station it was apparent that a city with such ...read more »