About Jules Nazareth

I'm Jules, half Indian and half English. Born and raised in London but for the last 5 years, I've been living amongst the palm trees in Goa alongside my rescued pooch, Chulo. I'm a keen traveller, semi-retired backpacker and avid explorer ready to spill the beans on the ins and outs of travel within India and Goa.

Top 5 Swimming Pools in Goa

Are you taking a trip to Goa, but not much of a sea swimmer? Do you prefer a calm pool to the salty sea? Our local Goa expert Jules, has a list of swimming pools you should be sure to take a dip in.  As I am sure you are very much aware, Goa is

A Quick Guide to Calangute, North Goa

Heading to Calangute in North Goa? Our local Goa expert has written a quick guide full of tips to help with your stay.  I, Jules, would say Calangute is like the London of England or the New York of America. And yes when you actually get to Calangute you may disagree due to what you

Goa Beaches Explained – Which Beach is Best For You?

Heading to Goa to lie on one of its glorious beaches? Our local Goa expert, Jules, is here to give you an idea of which beach is best for you.  Goa is a state with a coastline of beautiful beaches running all the way from top to bottom. It is famous for them and it

The Goa Collective Bazaar – Goa’s Best Friday Market

Will you be in North Goa on a Friday night in high season? Our local Goan expert, Jules, is here to tell why you need to check out The Goa Collective Bazaar. Hello, Jules here to give you a little update on the best market around town - The Goa Collective Bazaar. I have been

A Cool Staycation at Olaulim Backyards

Looking for a cute place to stay in Goa? Our local Goa expert, Jules, recently stayed at the very cool Olaulim Backyards in North Goa. Here’s what to expect if you want to stay.  And in case you missed it, don’t forget to read about the first and second staycation at the very unique and cute Wigwam

COVID-19 Charities to Help India’s Second Wave

Hello, Jules here writing from a locked down Goa, India - 29/04/2021  India's Second Wave Battle with COVID-19 I am sure most of you are aware of the second wave of Covid ripping through Mother India right now. The sudden increase in cases, hospitalisations and deaths is horrific. The scramble for beds, oxygen tanks, food

A Guide to Morjim Beach in North Goa

Heading to Morjim Beach in North Goa? Our local Goan expert, Jules, is here to give you all the details! Morjim is the first of the furthest North Goa beaches after you cross Siolim Bridge (my favorite bridge in Goa because of the amazing views on either side). This section of North Goa's coastline begins

A Cute Staycation at Casa Jaali, South Goa

Looking for a cute place to stay in Goa? Our local Goa expert, Jules, recently stayed at the very sweet Casa Jaali in South Goa, Patnem. Here's what to expect if you want to stay!  And in case you missed it, don't forget to read about the first staycation at the very unique and cool