Hotel La Paz Gardens
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... just a few centuries ago.
We were to find out that this rather idyllic area is very starkly contrasted to that of the north. In short, very Portuguese, very Asian and very hot and humid. The latter ultimately to catch up with us all. Many litres of bottled water being consumed daily by each of us.
Our first night's meal was in a ...
... our last day in Goa. When we reached the beach, we were surprised to find the air over the shoreline swarming with birds. In Canada, these birds would have been seagulls. Here, they were crows and some kind of bird of prey that we think might be eagles, or hawks. In any case, there were literally hundreds of them, clouding the air like a scene from a Hitchcock movie.
Looking down the beach, we saw that a crowd had gathered by the water, over which the ...
... and unattractive hut which had loads of creepy crawlies, an uncomfortable and very thin mattress and a few rat friends scurrying around at night. Nonetheless it was a roof over our head. However, we did have a horrible, dirty man in the hut next to us who hocked, spluttered and spat all day long! It was disgusting!! So I was over the moon to discover I was getting a little treat. Our new beach hut was amazing; a tremendous upgrade which made our ...
... there's one 2km away so we did a morning ATM mission and restocked. New rule-keep enough cash to one side for bills before going out drinking! For info: We stayed in a set of rooms called Cupids castle in Palolem which were perfectly serviceable and the owner helpful. The owners brother has a taxi so he was a bit disappointed that we wanted to get the 30 rupee local bus to Margaon not his 700 rupee taxi. But we did get some washing done and he let us keep our room until 3.30pm for ...
... deciding whether to go in the sea or relax on the sun beds.
Due to not having too much cash on us (the ATM was just a little too far away) and not feeling too great some days we spent most of our time just chilling in the sea and sunbathing. We felt as if we could do with a little rest. We went on a few walks around the corners of our cove only to find we had chosen the best section of the ...