The PentaCon Resort
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Continental Breakfast
TripAdvisor Reviews The PentaCon Resort Canacona
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The inevitable had happened and we woke up with a stinking hangover but managed to make our way down to a nice cafe and treated ourself to some Christmas morning bacon and eggs and a nice cappuccino which came out with a heart on top :-). We spent a few hours on the beach playing games. Although it was completely different to our usual Xmas day, everyone was in the Christmas spirit wearing their Santa hats and singing Christmas songs on the ...
... about our age and 3 local Goan boys who must have been about 18/19. Also whilst waiting a beggar came past in a way that only happens in India; walking on his hands and feet, like a crab almost. The local boys shooed him away as people like that in India are known and homeless drunkards and the lowest of the low. Upon being confronted the guy we thought was disabled stood up and got a massive rock out of his pocket. After a ...
... there is the driver who just drives and then there's a helper man who opens the door for u and collects the money. There's no 'stop' button he just does this funny whistle and the bus pulls over. I was suprised how efficient the service was really as when we finally got to Margao it was a different story. We pulled into the main bus station and it was mental busy. We got off asking the helper guy how to get to the train station before we knew it we were hustled on to another ...
... the cockroach killing monk who told us the huge chariot in the street was to be pulled at 9pm and we shouldn't miss it. So later we watched as people climbed inside and the huge, rickety, medieval looking chariot was hauled up the street with drummers playing and much joy. It is something done once every 4 months on the black moon, so we had been lucky. It seemed pretty dangerous, we thought it may topple and it nearly hit numerous power lines. It was a fine ...
We got going a little later than normal today as I wasn't feeling to well. Naughty Delhi belly! We got breakfast at a nice place on the beach cleverly named InnJoy. They had a free Internet service so we settled in. Laura ordered a nice sounding Continental breakfast but expectation and reality did not meet. She received a cup of tea and a muffin. After surfing ( the Internet) we went for a little swim in the sea and did ...