Joia Do Mar Resort

Porba Vaddo, Calangute, Goa, 403516, India | 3 star resort
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This 3 star resort, located on Porba Vaddo, Calangute, is near Baga Beach, Anjuna Market, Calangute Beach, and Ayurvedic Natural Health Centre.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Joia Do Mar Resort Calangute

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

    Travel Blogs from Calangute

    Day Two

    A travel blog entry by yellow-gumboots on Jan 08, 2014

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    ... thrilling and heartbreaking, and at times utterly annoying! You can't go into a store/stall without being pestered, and they never set it at a price that they expect to sell it for! We got approached a few times by people begging for money, but we weren't overwhelmed. After some hard bargaining we came back to the beach with a few items and realised we needed more money for dinner. So we were off to find an ATM. Very long story short, we ...

    That'll be 500 Rupees, Good Sir...

    A travel blog entry by gibbslocates on Oct 11, 2013


    ... end, I tell them that I'll pay for breakfast and wont bother checking in, there's plenty of other places round here. Of course it's a complimentary breakfast sir. Feeling jittery and knacked, I'm just thinking this place is going to be a pain and we'll have to be on our guard. It doesnt turn out to be like that here, but it wasnt the best of starts.

    Eventually we check in and the room is big, AC, fans, TV, big beds and very clean. Grant is tired ...

    Ed's Dongle Dilema

    A travel blog entry by eddyakko on Jan 27, 2013

    7 comments, 1 photo

    ... to a corrugated iron lean-to in shanty town where the guy told me he could have one for me in 15 minutes (“are you sure? – yes*** sir”).

    We go around the corner for a cleansing ale and 30 minutes later return to find he now says it is impossible for him to help me. All of a sudden he is unable to speak English to explain why.

    My mentor, Alec, then suggests that I swallow my pride and return to Shiraz ...

    Chillaxing on the beaches of Goa

    A travel blog entry by rose-and-david on Mar 14, 2012

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    ... at you’!!

    A few minutes later a man appeared bearing something that resembled a thick plastic toothpick. He wanted to clean David’s ears with it, he even had a book of hand written testimonials reviewing his services!
    We did however always buy from the fruit lady who would sit down by your bed, peel a really fresh juicy pineapple and slice it all up for a few rupees, I also bought a really crazy pair of silky harem pants to replace the ...

    Yoga ..........Indian style!

    A travel blog entry by caz11 on Nov 29, 2011

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    ... So I had to ask him what was the purpose of the jogging and how did it relate to yoga. “ Its fitness” he replied “you said you wanted fitness” we both then tried to explain that although we had said the word fitness we did not expect a cardio workout in the yoga class. But we were looking at fitness through the yoga positions. Bless him I dread to think what he would have got us doing next. Press ups???? We both tried to explain what we meant and ...