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Travel Blogs from Dona Paula
... be seen all over the beach spinning poi, holding
yoga poses, or just chilling our enjoying the beach life in one of the many
many places to eat and drink.
After looking at a lot of places, and running out of
sunlight we put our bags down for a couple of nights in a very clean, calm set
of huts behind the beach. The rooms were comfortable and the whole space was
very chilled, the manager’s level of hospitality were spookily western, and ...
... and I ended up getting served and we obtained our tickets.
Leaving the train station we went in search of somewhere to hole up for the night. Lauren had read that the train station was surrounded by numerous budget hotels so we did not anticipate finding somewhere to be a problem. Unfortunately we went one street over too far and missed most of these offerings. After about 20 minutes of walking around ...
... holiday, I bucked the trend and took a break from my holiday to do some work – now that is how it should be done. My arrival into Philadelphia was greeted by countless St Patrick's Day revelers in green (does that mean the Irish are really into relationships) on the streets - many of which were quite drunk. Like Goa there was a spilling of colours especially after the Paddy’s day revelers drank too much green beer. John had a quiet Sunday buying smart clothes for ...
Great start and surprise for the trip was flying with an A380 to Dubai and Bangkok. Yes, start to be jealous cause it was awesome! Could see the plane take of on my screen, leg space en mass, lamb byriani for lunch...we even had wifi on board. Loved it. 36 hours and 4 airports later, finally arrived at my first destination: Goa. Dead tired, I was happy to see my friend Dhan pick me up at the airport in the monsoon rain. At least here the rain is warm but it can go on for ...
We got up real early after practically no sleep again, it's really hard to sleep when someone is honking all night, and then they wake up up to sign a bunch of papers just to make sure you are awake on time to leave the hotel at 10. :)
We were in a surprisingly positive mood though so we packed real fast and took a cab to Vagator, left our luggage at the guest house (we couldn't move in yet since the room ...