Xavier Beach Hotel
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- Airport Transportation
- Smoking rooms available
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
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... of what I was offering so the severity of the situation must have been bad!
I stayed there, sitting on my backpack in the stifling heat like an idiot with cars and bikes driving past me, locals walking behind me in front of me, some hovering around me with no intention of going anywhere, some stopped on the opposite side of the road as they took pictures and did their infamous white girl stares, I didn't care, I've been in India long enough for it not to ...
... the experience was one we'll surely never forget. Almost like a dance, she lead us through her 'power yoga' with our feet dug deep in the sand, making sure the surf couldn't pull us out to sea. Unlike typical yoga sessions, this one ended with a swim and even a short massage by Reny, the instructor. Not a bad way to get our daily dose of excercise.Our third day consisted of another lazy day on the beach (soaking it in since it's gonna be a while until we're beachside ...
... with their full families. No way there is time and space to practise what you study all these years!
From the cultural wonders up north and the natural wonders down south, I now headed to the beach. Time to relax, read a book and just let India come in. We went to Gokarna and had a couple of nights on a quiet beach. The room Steintje and me shared was nothing more than a roof and a wooden bench with a long pillow, but that sure was all we wished for. From there off ...
... as far as we could until we found some steps, we figured if there were any shops here's as good a place as any to find them. As we reached the top, not soul was there, unless you count another holy cow, but we could see a road so we made our way round. There were shops and restaurants but they were abandoned due to, we think, low season. As we past one building a set of dogs came running out, Sam was ******** herself, just stay calm and keep walking, all I ...
... tell me he froze the oranges before making this oj (yea, right)! Nope, that's ice. Oh, well, at least I'm still on antibiotics from my last stint with some stomach thing. sigh.....
Visited Baga Beach (nothing great) & Anjuna Beach, which was quiet & nice but not as nice as yesterday at Palolem Beach in southern Goa.
On our way back we stopped in Old Goa. There are several historical churches there (1600s). It's nice. One ...