20 Facts About Goa You Probably Didn’t Know

Good things come in small packages, which is true especially if you talk about Goa. The name is synonymous with pristine beaches, trance parties, cheap alcohol and seafood. Treading into its culture a little further we can see Portuguese traditions of its past that still peak from the contemporary Indian ones, be it in its palatable cuisine, architecture or the Goan lifestyle.

So, we bring you 20 interesting facts about Goa you probably didn’t know.

1. The headphone party


2. Eccentric traditions


3. The indigenous alcohol of Okhla 


4. Just a tiny state


5. Lots and lots of alcohol


6. Asia’s largest


7. The delicious Goan cuisines


8. The Portugal era


9. The Pilot taxi service


10. The rich history


11. What do Goans talk in?


12. The one of a kind museum


13. The Portuguese influence


14. The curious case of St. Xavier


15. The Goan Civil code


16. The Goan art form


17. The Pandava Caves of North Goa


18. How are Goans, Portuguese?


19. Goan or Goesa?


20. The oldest building

A kaleidoscopic blend of Indian and Portuguese cultures, sweetened with sun, sea and sand, Goa is the beauty that mesmerizes!

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