Arabian Retreat

Guara Vaddo, Calangute, Goa, 403516, India | Hotel
Prices starting from $22.00

Travel Blogs from Calangute

Onward and upwards

A travel blog entry by 12bex12


Slightly concerned that my hotel felt it was necessary to book my taxi later than I had requested to get to the airport. Got to airport with about hour and half to check in etc. Goa airport is also a military airport so fighter jets on the runway! Once I had my check in bag scanned, me scanned and hand luggage scanned waited in gate. ...

Day one in India

A travel blog entry by clare59


Well we are here ! thanks to the Thali cafe, Clifton and Kingfisher airlines we are enjoying 32C in Goa. All the travelling went well: London- Mumbai- Goa airport- Margao. Had busy day yesterday travelled from Mumbai to Goa then a local bus to Margao, checked into our hotel then took a bus to the nearest beach at Collam- wonderful journey on a local bus with music ...

Goan Paradise

A travel blog entry by kristen.hilbert


... or dancing, or doing whatever their hearts pleased. This was really cool to experience, as I got to watch the most beautiful sunset, at one of the most beautiful ocean beaches that I’ve ever been to. I got to meet some random people and just find out where people were coming from and the like. Many people were Russian and Israeli, but the rest of the majority were from places in Europe like France or Germany mainly. ...

Goa - Beautiful Beaches - But Busy!

A travel blog entry by fero_vrskovy


... names and often more. It is a bit disconcerting when booking train or plane tickets and hoping that you will end up where you think! For example, we are heading south from here to Kochi or Cochin. We hope anyways.

And head bobbing is just as you read in the novels on India. Indians, both male and female, bob their heads slightly from side to side which apparently means yes or they agree, or maybe something else ‘cause sometimes they have a look ...

North Goa and Portugese architecture

A travel blog entry by stevewilliams


... great - quality items for sale, quite roomy, and right off the beach if you need a break from the pressure of haggling. When I was at one of the stalls a hippie came up and told the European sellers they were "on their list for the winter solstice party". Yes, this is definitely the epicentre of hippydom... as expected!

We did a day trip inland to Panjim, the state capital, as Dave had had some shirts he had ...


    TravelPod Member ReviewsArabian Retreat Calangute

    Reviewed by girishmenon1979


    Reviewed Feb 4, 2011
    by (1 review) , India Flag of India

    A real Cosy place ....with couple of foreigners around ...real helpful hotel staff...more of a home rather than a hotel....helped us in everything.... : )

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Arabian Retreat Calangute

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

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