AN AUSTRALIAN STAR ON THE GOAN COAST!

Antares has been carrying the baton of making dining in Goa a truly unique experience ever since its inception four years ago, with their highly skilled chefs, Sarah Todd, of Master Chef Australia and now joining the team as their executive chef is Kaustubh Haldipur. Chef Kaustubh who hails from Goan heritage but travelled the…

Chef Benpramar Laitflang – South America in Sangolda.

Unbeknown to many, Tierra Y Mar stealthily entered into the Goan culinary scene towards the end of 2017 and took foodies by storm. Although primarily a Spanish and Latin-American inspired restaurant, the cuisine found here is anything but bound by its cultural constraints. Instead, the menu is completely fluid, constantly shifting and evolving, prepared with…

TOP 5 WILDLIFE SANCTUARIES – TAKE A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE!

TOP 5 WILDLIFE SANCTUARIES – TAKE A WALK ON THE WILD SIDE!   Goa is the smallest state in India, and almost 580 square kilometres of this little state is covered with lush green canopy of dense forest. The state is home to an amazing array of flora and fauna, from the beautiful Kingfishers to…

TOP 5 PLANTATIONS – SPICE THE FLAVOUR OF LIFE

TOP 5 PLANTATIONS – SPICE THE FLAVOUR OF LIFE   Goa is a state which is gifted with incredible natural beauty from her beaches and gently rolling hills to her vegetation and animal life. The mild temperature throughout the year and high rainfall tropical climate favours a variety of vegetation with great richness. As such,…

TOP 5 THALIS IN GOA – UNITY IN DIVERSITY

TOP 5 THALIS IN GOA – UNITY IN DIVERSITY Whether one is stepping out for lunch from the office or whether you are in holiday a Thali is something that appeals to everyone and is light on the pocket. The term “Thali” is commonly found in the Indian cuisine dictionary. India is known for “unity…

TOP 5 – NOT SO GOA WEEKEND GETAWAYS

TOP 5 – NOT SO GOA WEEKEND GETAWAYS One couldn’t be more blessed while living in Goa as there is everything one could ask from the stunning beaches to the hills.  But then, just sometimes one needs a break from this amazing little state.  So why travel far when there is a lot to choose…

THE TOP 5 – GOA GADDOS

THE TOP 5 – GOA GADDOS All that sightseeing or just running home after a hard day’s work one can really build up an appetite.  Wondering were to get a quick bite then why not stop at the many famous roadside stalls or Gaddo’s in Goa.   SHONA’S APPETITE – BASTORA This small stall in…

Land, Sea and Everything In-between!

Tierra Y Mar which literally translates to “Land and Sea”, is nothing short of Goa’s own personal ode to traditional Spanish and South American cuisine, based in the bustling village of Sangolda. To the casual commuter, the restaurant’s location is a mystery, as it is cosily tucked away behind The Paperboat Collective or House No:…

Chef Aakritee Bhandari – Artist, Innovator, Revolutionary!

In many ways, the life of Aakritee Bhandari began no differently than any of our own. A young, beautiful mother, a father who was a pilot in the Indian Air Force and a sibling; a younger sister. Aside from being an enchanting bundle of joy, she seemed, in all aspects, a wonderfully ordinary baby girl….

THE FAMOUS FIVE TREASURES OF GOA

  Everyone talks about the beaches and all the night life and dining experiences that Goa has to offer.  More often than Goa’s hidden treasure are overlooked but for those travelers who are truly out to seek adventure and discover a new side to Goa, here is our list.   DIVAR ISLAND A short boat…