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agonda. palolem etc

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agonda. palolem etc

Hi everyone from a very cold and rainy Turkey

So I am off to south Goa at the end of January and have been reading and researching as much as I can on line which includes watching vids on youtube.......why do I never see anyone in the sea ? All the vids show absolutely stunning beaches but there is never anyone swimming.......anyone out there have an idea why ? Is it the sea is dirty ? the gawping locals ? rip tides ? jelly fish ? Or just that it looks like a long walk down to the waters edge ?

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1. Re: agonda. palolem etc

the current can be strong on some beaches. observe the coloured flags . depends what beach you go to really . agonda and palolem are two of the better ones .

some beaches have a narrow shore , some are wide . there are hardly any jellies .

agonda http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fnqccitiBRE

palolem http://youtu.be/tKf1Af5JKuM?t=34s

polem had the calmest i thought http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nmu4zEni0OU

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2. Re: agonda. palolem etc

open your eyes

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3. Re: agonda. palolem etc

People do swim in the sea though as already mentioned there are currents & the sea can be rough so you need to keep within the yellow flags & don't go out of your depth.

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