|Goa at A Glance
The beaches of Goa are the highlights of travel in this state, making
Goa the premier beach vacation destination.
The people of Goa love to sing and dance. Songs and dance are part
of every Goan's life.
One of the best destination in India. Goa presents an ideal profile
to tourism in india.
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is a land of crafts and craftsmen, where aesthetic quality finds a natural
expression. Goa has a rich and magnificent tradition of the classical
arts. Over the years, Goans have excelled in poetry, music and the fine
The extensive excavations and preservation efforts carried out by the
Archaeological Survey of India have brought to the fore and restored remnants
of ages in the form of ancient sites such as caves, epigraphs, sculptures,
religious places like temples, churches, mosques, ancient forts, etc.
Besides, a marvelous domestic architecture presented in centuries-old
houses of the aristocrats occupies a prominent place in the itinerary
of the lovers of architecture.
Numerous caves have been discovered throughout Goa, indicating the
presence of human settlements. The discovery of rock carvings at Pansaimal
and Kazur, points to the possibility of the early man being an inhabitant
here. All these caves are carved in laterite. In the above list, only
4 to 5 caves might have been carved for residential purpose and the rest
are for religious or for other purposes. There are also some natural caves
existing in Goa. Among them, the biggest is the cave found at Verna, and
is large enough to accommodate more than 1200 people at a time. The Buddhist
caves at Rivona is also a natural cave complex. The "Pitha"
carved in laterite in the cave might have been used as a seat for the
The pre-historic dwellers of Goa created some beautiful carvings on
rocks. The most famous ones include the figure of Mother Goddess
carved in bold relief on an outcrop of laterite at Curdi in Sanguem taluka,
and rock carvings at Usgalimal and Kazur. These should have
been open prayer places without any shelters.
|Goa at A Glance
Goa Offers unforgottable experiences for accommodations. variety
of Five Star,Four Star, Deluxe, & luxury hotels makes this place
unbeleveable to stay.
Spending your holidays in Goa is the another world class experiences
in traveling. Goa is a worth visit place in india.
Taj & other five Star Hotels in Goa offers various seasonal
holiday packages time to time.
Goa is famous for fantastic sunny & sandy Beaches. Take a tours
to goa and explore everything it has.
Goa experiences a lovely & relaxing climate. Just the type needed
for you to chill out and have some fun.
Church building was one of the main occupations of the early Portuguese
and in fact one of Vasco da Gama's main missions for finding the
sea route to India.
Goa is the home of the famous Vindaloo, originally an extra-hot
and sour pork curry, but now made with a variety of meat and fish.