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2 blissful days in Goa, India

Goa is probably the most popular beach destination in India and I heard rave reviews about it for a long time. I finally had a chance to visit it in December of 2019, and I have to agree with everyone that went before me. Rarely does a place live up to its hype/expectations as Goa did. The fact that I was there in this beautiful beach resort with my best friend in one of the quieter corners of Goa could only have helped the matter. 

However, what was special about Goa to me were not its beaches. It wasn't the food either, though Goa does have great beaches and good food. There was something in the Goan air that is hard to describe. From the moment I sat in that taxi at the airport, I could feel a sense of calm and peace within me. We passed through several tiny villages, lush green landscapes, narrow roads and beautiful old style houses which brought back many childhood memories. It felt like Goa had something that time and technology couldn't take away. It seemed like a place …

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