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Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

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Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

The GF and I did two winters in goa as reps for "inspirations East" holidays .... Great times , that was back in 96 and 97/98 ..we visited again in 99 ... Just wondered if it all has changed massively ( I remember when thumbs up cola was all there was ... Now it looks like you can get a dominos pizza !)

Used to live in calangute and candolim ... Would we be better off in south ... Or even Kerala ?

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1. Re: Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

hehehehe!

Has it changed? Just a little!

ROFL!

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2. Re: Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

North Goa has changed a lot. Very much busier. not my cup of tea anymore. We go to south Goa because that's not changed nearly as much, still relatively quiet.

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3. Re: Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

Yes it has changed massively, not for the better in my opinion, you probably won't even recognise it.

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4. Re: Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

So south could be a better option ,which villages in the south are a little like calangute of years gone by ?

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5. Re: Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

learn a bit of russian. . for the south bras ,, the way its going u will need it lol,,,the invasion,,is in full swing,,

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6. Re: Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

There's nowhere near as many Russian tourists in the south as there is in the north Bazz.

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7. Re: Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

Head down to the south, try Agonda, Palolem etc. Calangute is very very busy now and the roads are a constant stream of mopeds, cars and hardly any cows :(

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8. Re: Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

,thats not whot i was told bob,/,,the north is getting full.up u only got to go on calangute beach this ,season to see this,////BAZ

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9. Re: Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

bazzer

The last time I was down south (a few months ago), there were very few of our Eastern European friends. Those that were there were mostly couples and very friendly. You may have been there more recently and know better.

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10. Re: Not been back since 97/98 ...what's it like now ?

That's the way I see it Wolf.

But don't tell everyone or they'll all want to go there lol.

BOB...