Wednesday, April 1, 2015


'Palolem Beach.  One of Goa's beaches.

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            The Free Encyclopedia.'Goa, Beautiful and interesting, a wonderful place to visit.
This is the smallest state in India, also fourth smallest in population, but Goa has the highest GDP, per capital, two and a half times than the country as a whole.
Goa dates back to 20,000 - 30,000 years ago, there is rock art engraving, on the back of the river Kushavati. Petroglyphs and other artifacts, dating back to 10,000 years ago, have also been found too.. Much later Goa was part of the Maurya Empire., ...then the Delhi Sultanate. In 1510 the Portuguese established a permanent settlement called Velha Goa, means Old Goa, up to this day, a lot of Portuguese influence is still there, even though, the Portuguese left in 1961.
Mining industry is second to tourism. There is the winter and summer seasons. People from all over the world come to visit Goa, the beaches are also an attraction for tourists. There is so much to say about this area, the best is to visit, relax, and enjoy.
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 'Portuguese villa.

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