I’ve lived in Goa for 3.5 years and have so much to share. I don’t keep the secret places to myself but lay it all out here on the blog so you can have a great time in this island paradise I call home.

Goa India Guide: The Insider’s Guide to Goa (My New Ebook!)

An Insider’s Guide to Goa After months of writing and organizing, it’s here! The first and last guide to Goa you’ll ever need.   Loading... Why Goa? I always like to refer to Goa as its own island in India because it’s so different from the rest of this country. Nestled along the South Western

Places to Visit in Goa For Tourists

Ever wonder what tourists get up to in Goa? I mean, it's a beach destination but what else is here for tourists... There is a lot! Because I live here, I haven't gone into tourist mode and actually haven't been to some places to visit in Goa on this list (yes, even after nearly 4

Safety Tips For Solo Female Journey in Goa, India

Solo female travelers coming to India, often are a little nervous to come to Goa alone since it's known as a party place. In fact, Goa is a great place to travel alone whether female or male. I can see why people are nervous though so here are some tips for solo female travel in

Places to Meet People in Goa While Journeying Alone

Goa is very different for the travelers passing through than it is for an expat. It takes some time to really see where the good places to hang out are. In this post, I'm sharing some places to meet people in Goa when traveling alone. These aren't necessarily the best places to eat, sleep or

14 Fun & Affordable Things To Do In Goa With Kids

Goa isn't just for parties and beaches, it's a great place to take a family holiday. While there are not as many things for kids to do in Goa as there are somewhere like Florida, it's still got a handful of "do not miss" things to do in Goa with your kids on your India holiday.

Here Are The Cutest Luxury & Budget Airbnb’s in Goa

One of the biggest issues with looking for an airbnb in Goa or hotel for that matter is that you don't know the location THAT WELL of where you are going. It's hard to say if the suburb or in Goa's case, village, is going to be near to what you want. It can take

Shipping India Souvenirs Home | Shopping in India

While you're traveling in India you might want to think about shipping India souvenirs home as you go along. One of the best things about traveling in India (other than culture, temples, and food) is shopping in India! They have some the best and most affordable markets in the world. Unfortunately, it is hard to

What it was like moving to Goa knowing no one

So, I actually wrote this post nearly 3 years ago and never posted it. I just found it while sorting through my draft folder. I edited it so it made sense for now, but it was interesting to see what I was thinking back then. Girls email more often than you would think because they are