Hotel Good Sheperd
Travel Blogs from Colva
... and coming back with a man steering and dangling from the cords.
The sunset was a beauty, a huge bulbous ball of sunnyness! The minute the sun popped under the horizon the lifeguards started tooting like crazy on their whistles, ushering everyone out of the water. It was ridiculous, it was still bright and the people were having such a jolly time. They all got out though and didn't even complain.
On our way back to the hotel we bought some tonic (to ...
... was spent doing yoga (sometimes even twice a day), eating, reading, having massages, swimming in the pool, joining in the night activities of meditation and chanting, and a few other things, like visiting markets and walking to nearby towns/villages. Nothing too strenuous for over a week of relaxation. Chanting?? I hear you say - Yes the Tuesday night activity was chanting. I was definitely reluctant, but Laura (one of the yoga teachers) assured us it was great fun and well ...
... come HERE, instead of somewhere like Thailand or Malaysia, or anywhere with a beach worthy of attention.
Sitting in the lobby, cooled to a Russian standard of seventeen degrees (WHAT?? SO COLD), I was less than satisfied with Goa, except for my bed of course. An indomitable urge to make a drastic change in my plans came about, and I knew I was ready to book a flight. I did not want to dive into another city endowed with poverty and garbage; I wanted some ...
... ourselves, and that if needed we could just move on to a more quiet/secluded beach. I was hoping we wouldn’t have to move because that would involve packing up our stuff and dealing with buses once again. But either these claims of over-touristy are exaggerated or just not relevant during the low season, because we were pleasantly surprised. What we found was a very long clean beach surrounded with palm ...
Day 15 - Jan 11h Very organised we were, for our flight to Goa. Arrive to the airport 2 hrs prior to our flight, hand over our passports at check in. "Um ma'am your flight is cancelled a long time ago" Whattttt? You are kidding! The next flight out with Indigo (which we were automatically transferred to) was 8 hours away.... Not a chance! I was straight to the next counter and sorting out earlier flights, at a cost of course. By this stage Nelson was frustrated not only about ...
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