Goa Tourism

Mosques Of Goa – Safa Masjid

March 14, 2017 Jasmine 0

The Safa Masjid or Shahouri Masjid in Ponda taluka, is the biggest and most famous of the mosques in Goa. It was built in 1560 by Ibrahim Adilshah of Bijapur. The mosque once manicured a […]

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Mosques Of Goa – Jama Masjid Mosque

March 14, 2017 Jasmine 0

Situated 26 kms from Margao at Sanguem and built in the last century. The Jama Masjid was completely renovated in 1959. The new structure is remarkable for its harmonious proportions and elegant simplicity with its […]


Churches of Goa – St Anne Church, Agonda

March 14, 2017 Jasmine 0

Church Name:  St Anne (Santa Ana) Location: Agonda, Canacona Elevated: 27.12.1888 Feast: 1st Sunday of May The feast of St. Anne also known as “Touceachem Feast” or the “Cucumber Feast” is marked by the rituals […]


Forts of Goa – Rivona Fort

February 24, 2017 Gautam 0

Visitors who make the long journey to Rivona, about 25 kms south of Margao, itself 33 kms from Panaji will probably intend to visit the abandoned Pandava Caves. From here, a 10 minutes’ drive to […]


Forts of Goa – Chandor Fort

February 24, 2017 Gautam 0

Nothing remains now of what was probably Goa’s earliest fort, at its first capital Chandrapura –now Chandor. Used as a base by the Bhojas as early as the 4th – 5th centuries AD, the whole […]


Forts of Goa – Rachol Fort

February 24, 2017 Gautam 0

Only an archway made of stone and a dry moat remain of Rachol Fort, one of the oldest forts in Goa. Built by the Bahamani sultans, it was captured by Krishnaraya, king of Vijayanagar, but […]


Forts of Goa – Nanus Fort (Nanuz Fort)

February 24, 2017 Gautam 0

Located in Satari taluka and stronghold of the Ranes, who launched a series of attacks on the colonisers in the 19th century, Nanus Fort is best known for having been captured by Dipaji Rane and […]


Forts of Goa – Corjuem Fort

February 24, 2017 Gautam 0

Also in Bardez taluka, along the eastern border near Adlona village, Corjuem fort was built in 1705. Corjuem Fort is situated 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) from the village of Aldona on the river island of Corjuem. […]


Forts of Goa – Colvale Fort

February 24, 2017 Gautam 0

  Ruins of Colvale Fort. The Colvale Fort was known as O Fortaleza de São Sebastião de Colvale. This fort was built in 1635 on the orders of the then Viceroy of the Estado Português da […]


Forts of Goa – Cabo Da Rama

February 24, 2017 Gautam 0

Located mid-way between the beach of Betul and Agonda, Cabo da Rama is Goa’s southernmost fort, in Canacona taluka. Named after the hero of the Ramayana the present fort dates to 1763, when it was […]

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Forts of Goa – Sada Fort

February 15, 2017 Gautam 0

Best known for having provided refuge during an attack by the Marathas, led by Sambhaji, in 1685, the Sada fort was already over a century old then, having built c. 1543 when the Portuguese established […]


Forts of Goa – Reis Magos Fort

February 15, 2017 Gautam 0

About 5 km up the Mandovi river, where the estuary is narrowest stands Reis Magos Fort. The name, signifying the Magi Kings (Reis meaning king in Portuguese), is derived from that of the nearby church, […]


Forts of Goa – Aguada Fort

February 15, 2017 Gautam 0

Largest, best preserved and the most well-known fort of Goa. Aguada was built almost exactly 100 years after the Portuguese conquest, between 1609-12, at the mouth of the Mandovi. Its impressive walls, 5 m high […]


Forts of Goa – Chapora Fort

February 15, 2017 Gautam 0

Further south, 10 kms from Mapusa in Bardez taluka, across the wide Chapora river, is the magnificent construction. The climb up to the bastion is somewhat steep and slippery, but eminently worthwhile. Originally constructed by […]


Forts of Goa – Terekhol Fort

February 15, 2017 Gautam 0

At the northernmost point of the Goan coast, 42 kms from Panaji and perched above the sea on a small hill by the Terekhol river, is the Terekhol Fort. It is also known as Fort Tiracol. […]

Auto News

GDTC invites applications for Women Taxi drivers

November 11, 2014 Gautam 0

After tasting instant success with the Women Taxi Service in Goa, Goa Tourism department Corporation (GTDC) is looking for fresh recruits. GTDC is inviting applications from Goan women for Women Taxi Project. Any lady driver […]

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Goa gets its very own Women Taxi service

October 17, 2014 Gautam 1

The Women Taxi Service has been officially launched in Goa with a fleet of 10 Toyota Etios sedans to start with. Goa Tourism (GTDC) launched the Women Taxi service at the hands of Honorable Chief […]

Goa on Wheels (GOW), Goa’s First Car and Bike Website is a collective effort of a team of automobile fanatics to provide Goenkars with information about the latest happenings of the Automobile Industry in the state and the country.

It includes sections like Auto News and Auto Blitz wherein Goans can get updated with the newly launched models, futuristic–model speculations, ”spy shots” and all the technology associated with them. This website is primarily aimed not only at the automobile enthusiasts but also on the consumers.

Besides this, the website also features a section on GoaStreets which is published weekly.

  • Choudhary Pipe Fitting

    interested dealership in Rajsthan Dist.Barmer Tehchile Gudamalani Pin 344031
    For Two Wheels or Four Wheels so pleas send your feedback
    TM Choudhary

  • Arif

    can i convert my New Wagon R Vxi to LPG, if possible where in Goa & cost.

  • Ramesh

    Where can i put NEON Lights in my bike in goa???

  • Karan

    Hi Amit

    Try Evolution Choppers from Mapusa.

    @Akhil i have not come across a serious shop who does modifying of cars in Goa

  • Amit

    I have a Thunderbird (Royal Enfield). I wanted to modify and buy some accessories. Can you please suggest some places?

  • akhil

    where can i modify my car in goa ,i have seen the maruti esteem in margao. please suggest me

  • Max Jasson Valentino

    I Have toyota supra (2JZ) 3.0L Engine N i want to install twin tubro for my car where i can install n how much it will cost me in Goa.

  • Hi i am crazy to know about the new safari 2011 model

  • Where in goa I can get Mahindra Classic ?

  • shamvi

    Awesome work dude….. all info is just a click away coz of this website.

  • Jovito


    I am a big auto fan. It’s nice to see that someone has a blog on Auto’s from Goa.
    I tried blogging but failed in the past.

    Job well done guys!!!!!!

    Three cheers to all Auto Enthusiasts from Goa!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • We are service provider for GPS Tracking system in goa,.
    we like to put this add ion your website.
    pls us know detail about this.

  • sanjay

    why dont u guys launch offline magazine also in goa


    Where can I fit CNG kit in Goa ?

    • Karan

      In Goa there is no CNG station. U could try LPG

  • anup parsekar

    i want to buy preowned tata 1613truck(turbo charger)not more than 3 yrs old.how much it will cost according to 1to 3 yrs depreciation of truck,& where can i find a proper finance for it? goa

  • bobby

    IS Michelin Car & Two Wheel tyres available in goa ???