Goa, “the pearl of the East” is a paradise for every holiday maker. Be it a honeymoon trip or a relaxing outing, Goa has a perfect tourist profile. When in the 15th century, the ships left from the Potuguese harbor, to look for an Indian trade route, the ships ultimately anchored in this beautiful town of Goa.
Goa, which is an important tourist hub of India, attracts tourists from all over the globe. Tourism in Goa started developing in full form from the time of the Hippies. The alluring beauty of Goa grabbed the attention of the Hippies in 60s era. Later on the Goa Tourism began to reach its zenith with the arrival of the various chartered flights to the place. The moneyed class tourists began visiting the place. Soon many top class hotels and beautiful resorts developed to cater to the needs of the visitors. This added hugely to the Goa Tourism.
Goa is popular for its beautiful churches, ancient ruins, mesmerizing beaches, silvery sand, captivating flora and fauna, temples etc. The gorgeous Sun, silvery sand and the blue sea is the most attracting feature of Goa Tourism.
Another unique feature about Goa is its cuisine which is very much influenced by the different cultures of the place. Mouth watering sea-foods ranging from prawns, sardines, crabs, mackerels to lobsters can be found in Goa.
Goa which is full of life and vibrancy can be best enjoyed during the months of February and March which is the time for festivals in Goa. Week long singing, dancing, plays, music, eateries, floats, processions, enjoyment, spills from every corners of Goa. You just cannot afford to miss the Goa Festivals.
So if you want to enjoy a fun filled holiday, a sip of beer in the midnight bonfire, shop till you drop in the Goanese markets, pamper your taste buds with some lip-smacking cuisines, have fun with the water sports, soak yourself in the blue beaches under the sun, walk hand in hand by the serene beaches when the sun sets down, and many more, then Goa is the perfect place for you to visit. So surely plan a trip down to Goa and get yourself pampered in the luxury and fun that the town of Goa has in store for you.