Holy moses! I have been a very, very, very bad girl. I haven’t wished you a Happy New Year yet (and it’s March) and I haven’t written about what the heck is going on with me in my tropical wonderland. Tisk, tisk! Between the new hostel being open, visits with out of town friends, and … More Anjuna, Goa Tales #26: Beaches, Friends, and F.U.N.
Wowie zowie! We have been full power around here. We finally, after two years, have finished our back porch. . .ahem, terrace?! There’s so many words for things in this funny country I never know what to call things. But, yeah, we’ve just turned our dangerous, boring, back porch into a fantastical, colorful, comfortable, wonderland. … More Anjuna, Goa Tales #25– ‘Hood Antics
Okay, so, by the luck of the internet gods and social media, I found something really cool. As an expat, and a blogger, I’ve always got an ear or an eye open to find as much information about random stuff as possible so that I can share with all of you, of course, but also … More Tea Trunk Teas
For the past few months, me and my Magic Man have been working on a little dream together. It’s taken awhile to manifest, but as they say, good things come to those who wait. . .and in India it’s more like wait and wait and wait and wait and wait! Our dream was to have … More Chill Inn the Jungle Hostel (Anjuna, Goa)
Our quaint Anjuna village is slowly coming back to life lately. We had a crazy bout of torrential downpours recently but I dare say it’s finally done now. The sun has been shining and the sunsets are making a comeback. It’s just quite lovely. I really miss the sunsets in the monsoon season. They don’t … More Anjuna, Goa Tales #24– The sunshine is BACK, I think!
“A daydream is a meal at which images are eaten. Some of us are gourmets, some gourmands, and a good many take their images precooked out of a can and swallow them down whole, absent-mindedly and with little relish.” ~W.H. Auden Don’t you just love Auden? He really has a way with words. . .making … More A Reverie Restaurant to Remember in Calangute, Goa
This cute restaurant was on our list of places to check out for awhile now. Myself and Magic Man make plenty of trips to the Assagao animal shelter for our beloved fur babies and Soro is near the main junction on the way. The outside looks rustic and glitzy with stringed lights, and I always … More Soro Restaurant, Assagao, Goa: the Village Pub with an elegant twist!