Vivanta by Taj - Holiday Village, Goa
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Our next stop was Goa - we went from the houseboat dropoff to the train station in Cochin. One side story (that led to a side trip)....
When we were at the Nature Zone Jungle Park in Munnar, we happened to meet the owner who was there for a corporate outbound training class. He was chatting with us and said he also owns 2 other properties …
The foods of Goa!
Today was more slow paced, which I was thankful for. Vinay met me again at the hotel and we headed off towards Old Goa. I met our boat at the Divar Ferry wharf and there was only 3 of us doing the "Crocodile Dundee" tour...there is another company called Jake the Snake Tours which seemed a little more touristy and hyped up, however I was glad to do …
I arrived into Goa at 4am and was meet by a transfer, which whizzed through the narrow lanes of Goa at an alarming speeding, dodging late night traffic and cows lazing on the road! I was certain that one of the sacred cows wouldn't make it to morning.....I am staying just outside of Candolim, next door to Fort Aguada (which is another Taj Hotel …
Stayed at the Taj Holiday Village. It is an amazing property. We hired a Gypsy (4WD) and had a blast exploring Goa on our own.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Adjoining Rooms
- Swimming pool
- Room service