Saturday, May 24, 2014

Goa - Travel and Accommodation

HOW TO REACH GOA

Important Trains to Goa:
12432 - Rajdhani Express
12618 - Mangala Lakshadweep Express
0103 - Mandovi Express
10111 - Konkan Kanya Express
12051 - Jan Shatabdi Express
12450 - Sampark Kranti Express
17309 - Yesvantpur Vasco Express
17311 - Chennai Vasco Express
16346 - Netravathi Express
12431 - Rajdhani Express

STAY


There are many comfortable, decent and reasonable hotels in Goa, so are luxury ones.
Hotel tariffs are peak high during Christmas. Pre-booking is must.

ROAM AROUND


You can see Goa on a Motorbike, comfort and economic - 2 in 1, try and rent one. Second option is the buses which are quite frequent, well connecting different places and quite economical. Third option is renting a four wheeler and Fourth option is Ferry. It all depends upon your personal choice and budget.

IMPORTANT NUMBERS

STD Code - 0832
Goa "Emergency" no. - 108
Goa Medical College - 102
Goa Air Ambulance - +91 98211 50889

Fire Service - 191

Police - 100

KTC (Kadamba - Goa) - 2438 034/35/36/37
MSRTC - 2438 253
KSRTC - 2438 256

TECH SAVVY

Nowadays, everyone has a smartphone and its best to download an app which will help you with your Goa Trip on the Go - Goa OFFICIAL App (an android app) - Download it here.



Stay Safe, Stay Happy.

Happy Holidays Amigos :)




Sunday, May 18, 2014

36 hours of Sun, Sand & Sea - Go Goa

Photography by Stuti Shrimali
The smallest state in India with a very small population, Goa, is not only India's but Internationally one of the most sought after Travel Destination. 
A former Portuguese colony which has lent Goa, a rich heritage and great ethos. Goan culture and population is a beautiful and distinctive blend of Hindus, Roman Catholics and Portuguese, so is its streets, food, speech and everything that belongs here. People here call themselves "sussegaad", a Portuguese word which means "easy going", who love good food, good music and an easy going life.