The Zuri White Sands Goa Resort & Casino
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... was just the way we like it - uneventful. Our luggage (which we checked but normally do not) was even waiting for us on the carousel! We were off to a terrific start!
The resort we have been staying at is nice (but probably more a 4 star by North American standards) and the guests are all Indian aside from us and an older British couple. Opting for the shaded pool, the Indians avoid the beach until sunset, so we pretty much have it to ourselves during the day. The sand ...
It is already Saturday, one week has passed. We headed off to Old Goa to visit a very famous church, St. Francis Xavier, who brought Christianity to Goa in the early 1400's. the church was beautiful and still remains so after 600 years! There were some markets along the road, where we enjoyed a lovely, refreshing coconut! We also headed off to Margao, which is a little shopping district. So amazing how everyone seems to share the road and not ...
We then rode the 13 km south to Mobor and met up with Dr. Fernandes. He is a charismatic tall man with disarming smile. He took care of our immediate problems 1) Dave’s onlay he attributed defective adhesive when it was installed, all else looked perfect. 2) he rebonded my crown which he said was unstable because of a missing tooth next to it. It was way in the back and I had not wanted to spend $6 to $7000 for ...
... was nice, quite calm and not as many waves as Agonda... we then got chatting to a local guy, again selling us a little boat trip...no dolphins just a quiet one, the boat was really pretty with comfy chairs, only 250 rupees for us both. We agreed it would be nice to do, Thursday 2PM-Lew will be able to capture some great snaps and I can sunbathe-how can we say no.
On the evening of the 9th April I felt very drunk, ...
... The main road in the town is called Glastonbury Street, which sums it up perfectly.
We hadn’t booked any accommodation so when we arrived, Sarah sat with the bags in a café whilst Andy went off in search of somewhere to stay. Andy looked round several places, all of which were horrible or in a bad location. Sarah then decided she might be able to do a bit better, so off she went whilst Andy stayed behind. Sarah also looked round several horrible places (imagine ...
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