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Top sigths of India

The city of Mumbai is one more interesting tourist destination. This old city has retained its original look despite numerous modern buildings and skyscrapers. One can still see posh mansions and ancient churches in old quarters of Mumbai. The most famous sights of the modern part are the Fortress and several churches of the 18th century. The most famous sanctuaries of the city are Saint Thomas Church, Saint John’s Church, Mahalakshmi Temple, Haji Ali Mosque and St. Michael's Church. Guests of Mumbai are also recommended to visit the Museum of Western India, Taraporewala Aquarium and Victoria Gardens Park. … Open

Chapters of the guide to Goa

Cultural excursion through Goa - things to see

In addition to curious religious facilities, Goa features diverse fortifications; the most famous among them is Fort Aguada. It has been built in the first half of the 17th century and has played a crucial role in battles with the British and German conquerors. The fort has survived massive attacks and kept the status of unassailable. It was able to fully preserve its unique original appearance, so all the arches … Open

Attractions and active leisure

Goa features marvelous beaches and charming nature, vibrant festivals and colorful markets, unique natural attractions and charming resorts. Local beaches are among the most popular and sought-after in the world; many of them were awarded for high environmental performance more than once. Charming Agonda Beach located in the town of the same name is considered one of the most picturesque. Great recreation areas are … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

The Portuguese had a major impact on formation of culinary traditions of Goa; however, many ways of cooking national dishes haven’t changed for hundreds of years. Like many centuries ago, local cuisine is based on seafood, fruits and vegetables. One of the most common components of national dishes is coconut milk. Various culinary trends can be found in tourist areas of Goa; local restaurants are usually … Open

Traditions and mentality of Goa

Many national holidays carried out on Goa have religious roots. However, they are quite similar to religious celebrations in usual meaning. Locals devote incredibly interesting festivals and fairs to their gods; tourists are regular guests there. Influence of the Portuguese is reflected not only in culinary traditions of Goa, but also in culture of the indigenous population. Striking examples of this effect are … Open

Travel guide to Goa

In a small picturesque bay, there is Bogmalo that will really charm those who want to vacation in a peaceful atmosphere. There are calm picturesque beaches that are perfect for admiring the sunset. These places attract shopping enthusiasts too. At the resort, there is a large shopping mall called Manolis Tailors. Here, you can find beautiful clothes in the national style and the most popular beach accessories. … Open

Advices for travellers

5. Many manifestations of the local lifestyle may seem rather unusual to foreign guests. For example, locals have long been accustomed to a large number of cows that can freely walk through the main streets of the capital and the most prestigious beaches. Cows are considered sacred animals here, so it isn’t accepted to show your dissatisfaction with their presence. 6. Tipping is common literally everywhere; … Open

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