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... talking a walk after eating (to aid digestion).
We managed to escape the train early at an unscheduled stop and were well on our way to sweaty Panaji.
Sweaty forts, dead mice and casinos:
First day's sightseeing was dictated by the bossy Portuguese owner of our lovely guest house. She seemed to want us to visit a nearby fort and being British, we were duly compliant, being sent off to fend for ourselves on the local ferry, bus ...
... to be a local tuk tuk driver called Sunny who picked us up and deposited us at a bar on Agonda Beach where we re-hydrated with a Kingfisher. Agonda Beach is nice enough ay. We were hoping to check out more beaches but we'd spent so long on Cola Beach we ****** off the idea of trying to get to somewhere else in favour of beers and a nice sunset because you can't claim you've been to Goa until you have a beach cow sunset silhouette photo. It's the ...
... the beans it came with were like proper UK baked beans (which he hates almost as much as sweetcorn!) so that made for an interesting feed!
At about 5.30 we went and rented a double kayak for $4 and headed out into the bay, paddling in the direction of some other kayaks and boats, we were looking for dolphins, but weren’t holding our breathe. So you can imagine our surprise when a beautiful bottlenose surfaced for air about 10 ...
... 8220;Yeah I like it spicy” I responded”… “Really Spicy?” he countered… The only thing that came to mind was “Well I like it spicy but you don’t need to hurt me”. Oh my… I don’t think I’ve ever been more in need of a John McEnroe style headband. I’m just glad I didn’t go through the same deal with a Vindaloo.
We have also eaten some of the ...
... one getting frustrated would be me. In the end the guy takes us on his scooter to "the office on the main road" and I could pay there but they charged me in Euro and not the local currency. I have been around long enough to know that's a raw deal..but when I mention it they just told me the machine only operates in Euro! That's just life here...nobody seems to do anything for free and they do try to get as much money out of you as possible. There is nothing ppl wouldn't do ...