Goa is named as the Land of Sun, Sand and Sea for a reason. From towering mountains to romantic beaches and riverside drives, Goa simply has it all. Sunsets are special for more reasons than you would imagine. For some, they define romance while for some, they bring out the most mesmerizing colors in the sky like the heavens meet the horizon.
Carnival in Goa is the most renowned festival in Goa and has been celebrated since the 18th century, and was introduced by the Portuguese colonizers who ruled over Goa for 500 years. The word Carnival is derived from a Latin word meaning ‘to take away meat’ and its expression of the 40 day period of fasting of Lent.
Goa is the smallest state of India by area but tops the list of wealthiest Indian states. Located in the Konkan area of West India, it shares its rim with Maharashtra in the north and Karnataka in the east and south.