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Romancing the monsoons in Goa

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On a rainy afternoon, the Goa station greeted us with a gloomy overcast sky and our fellow passengers seemed to ask the same question as we were asking ourselves, “Is this a good idea?” The green blanket enveloping the hills near Mumbai now seemed a much better idea than what the go goa chant sounded in our heads while planning …

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Water Festival in Adalaj, Ahmedabad

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There is a perfect setting for each occasion, especially celebrations. But what if the celebration is of our heritage, our culture and us. Is there a perfect setting for it? We surely believe so after attending the Water Festival, the third installment of the heritage festival organized by the Crrafts of Art organization. We missed the first two at the …

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A day at the beach – Goa in Monsoons

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Curving roads. Empty roads. Surrounded by greenery roads. With arching trees and creeping vines. Like a grand entrance beckoning us, offering so much more in the great beyond. The cool moist air with a hint of the ocean as if caressing our cheeks. Off the highway, the empty back roads tell us this isn’t season time. Instead of drunk raucous …