Travel Blogs from Candolim
... side when you get on the sands. Now there was wall to wall sun beds with maybe 20 shacks all next to each other with only a foot or two between the beds . mainly covered in very large Russians. After getting into our room we went down to the beach for lunch but ended up walking for ages up to the Holiday Inn which has half a dozen shacks in front of it. We almost got flattened by a swarm of little birds flying in a ...
... us to the airplane (Goa airport, oh well). Zane was really getting annoyed at all the waiting, and I was trying to distract him, while holding onto to Zach to make sure he didn't run off! I look back down the line and I see the aforementioned three women walk nonchalantly past Rukma and a dozen other people as though they were special. When they got to me, I said excuse me, but there's a queue to board the flight. The one woman said the security has asked her to go ...
... to eat. Most of local restaurants were empty. Not a best sign, I thought but eventually I took a gamble with one of them which was located relatively close to where I was staying. I ordered some local chicken masala and it turned out to be a bull's eye! Delicious! And very nicely priced as well! When my belly was satisfied there was nothing else stopping me from checking out the local beach. And that killed me! As a meter of fact I'm writing this from that very beach at ...
... we definitely stood away from the door and enjoyed the view and got some amazing pictures!
So we’re now back in Delhi and a lot more confident being here. After a quick shower in our hotel we were very much looking forward to getting outside and not sitting! We walked with a purpose and nobody hassled us too badly. We found a great place to have lunch and a large Bazaar near our hotel to go shopping and had henna done on ...
... I think Dr Ranjeeta did an okay job. I can only hope that when I get back to Toronto my dentist doesn't give me an inspection and end up telling me something like, 'it was good work, but bamboo doesn't hold up well in Canada.'
Anyway, while Elenka was in the dental chair on Friday I went for a shave and haircut. The barber said to me, “Short?”
I said, “Just a little bit shorter.”
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility