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10 Things to do in Goa you shouldn’t miss

1) Indulge in Water sports

Goa is synonymous with beaches and where there are beaches there ought to be water sports. Discover your adventurous side and get going for some water sports such as scuba diving, wind surfing. Rides on motor boats and banana boats indeed is very popular, people from all over the world often visit Goa to indulge in parasailing, jet skiing etc. under the guidance of professional trainers.

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2) Spend a Night out at the beach

It’s a great idea to enjoy water sports in the beach during the day and then party hard throughout the night. Few beaches such as the Anjuna beach and the Arambol beach are few of the most happening beaches for night parties especially during festive season. It’s great to shake a leg on cold sand amidst star light night with load music with cool friends.

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3) Go on a nature walk

Goa is way too much than just beaches, it has loads in its kitty, right from nature trails, to waterfall and wildlife sanctuary. Goa is the home to the Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary and Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary. You would be bewildered to see wildlife at its best in its own habitat. Plan a trail and discover abundant of waterfalls especially during monsoon, one of the most striking waterfall is the Dudhsagar Waterfalls,its milky white gushing water would leave you spellbound.

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4) Admire the stunning architecture of Churches & Cathedrals

Goa has a rich heritage which is evident in its landmarks especially churches and cathedrals. You cannot leave Goa without visiting Basilica of Bom Jesus which displays an architectural splendor. Other than just Basilica of Bom Jesus, Se de Santa Catarina would leave you awe struck with its striking features.

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5) Re-discover the shopaholic in you

Goa can definitely spoil you when it comes to shopping. The local markets offer a large variety of hand made ornaments and bric a brac which would definitely put your bargain seeking skills to come into use. Do not miss to visit the Ingo Saturday’s night bazaar if you are looking for souvenirs to take back home. Other than street market Goa also has its share of plush malls if you are looking for some high class shopping for big brands.

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6) Experience the Food delight:

Goa is a coastal area and therefore if you wish to try sea food, then no best place than Goa. Try the lip smacking goan curries which are full of authentic flavors. Since Goa was a Portuguese colony therefore there is no dearth of continental food in order to suit the foreign visitors. If you are adventurous and love to try on new flavors then do lay your hands on the Goan prawn curry and fish curry. There are quite a few continental rstraunts such as the upper house and the Brittos

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7) Go biking

Yes, Goa is enormous and it has loads to see and discover. If you feel you are short of time but still want to see the most, then it’s wise to hire a bike and enjoy like a local. Ride through the convoluted roads and captivating pathways, you would be astonished to see the budding paddy fields and the locals singing and dancing while fishing in the beaches. Witness some of the plush hotels while capture the row houses which sill depict the Portuguese culture.

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8) Visit the Spectacular Casinos

If you want to test your luck and see whether luck is in your side then Goa is the place to be as gambling is legal in Goa. There is a lot of casino such as the Casino Royal, Casino Carnival and the list goes on. If you wish to gamble in style then why not just book yourself a casino cruise. We do not endorse casino therefore it’s always advisable to gamble wisely.

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9) Celebrate festivals with fervor

People from all over the world come to Goa to celebrate Christmas and New Year in style. Due to large predominant Cristian population in Goa, Christmas is celebrated in full spirit. Due to its magnificent multi-cultural heritage cu there are many other festivals other than just Christmas such as the Goa carnival, Ganesh chathurti, grape festival and Holi which is celebrated in pomp and show.

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10) Pamper yourself with some herbal massage

Little do people known that Goa is famous for authentic spices and herbs. These spices and herbs are full of medicinal properties which are used in massage and herbal medicines. Why not treat yourself with the most relaxing spa treatment and herbal massage from professionals. There are various massage centers which specialize in typical massage therapy which would rejuvenate your mind, body and soul.

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