Category Archives: Hotels, Clubs…in Goa

Michigan State University Alumni Meets in Goa

M.S.U. alumni association members had a wonderful interaction at five star hotel in North Goa India. Claire Brender, Director of International Alumni ?Relations , M.S.U. Alumni Association, Milind Agarwal , the Chairman of group of Alumni, Delegates from Indonesia, Thailand and India gathered in Goa on 25th February, 206 for their annual meet. Alumni association […]

India`s first Playboy club rejected in Goa

Indian authorities have rejected a plan by the adult entertainment company, Playboy, to open its first club in Goa. Goa CM Manohar Parrikar said that Playboy`s proposal will not be considered by his government on “technical grounds,” the BBC reported. The club was being planned to open on Goa`s Candolim beach. According to reports, Bharatiya Janata […]

Goa considering Playboy’s proposal to set up club: Minister

Goa Tourism Minister Dilip Parulekar told the state legislative assembly on Monday that the government is considering Playboy’s proposal to set up a club at Candolim beach, responding to a question by BJP legislator Michael Lobo on the floor of the House. Lobo had asked whether permission has been granted to Playboy to operate a […]

In summer, ’desi’ urrack beats beer in Goa

Like hundreds of other small joints, a nameless liquor outlet of a former five-star hotel cook Peter Fernandes offers fresh fish and liquor. But liquor here does not mean beer. The bar’s USP is ’urrack’, a brew made from cashew. In the coastal state of Goa known for cheap liquor, beer and whiskey take a backseat […]

Goa hotels to start ‘animal farms’ to gobble up garbage

Star hotels and resorts in Goa could soon have pigs, cows and poultry to gobble up their garbage generated in-house. Such “animal farms” operated by hotels is on the agenda of Francis Braganza, president of the Travel and Tourism Association of Goa (TTAG), who said that if the government isn’t able to resolve the garbage […]