About Jules Nazareth

I'm Jules, half Indian and half English. Born and raised in London but for the last 4 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.

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

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

A Guide to Ashwem and Mandrem Beach in Goa

Visiting Ashwem and Mandrem Beach in Goa, India? Here's all you need to know! Hello, Jules here, your local Goa expert hoping to give you all the gossip on places to visit, stay, eat and most importantly, where to chase sunsets. Here is the perfect guide to Ashwem and Mandrem Beach which is one of

A Unique Staycation at Wigwam, Goa

Looking for a cute place to stay in Goa? Our local Goa expert, Jules, recently stayed at the very cute Wigwam in Goa's Mandrem. Here's what to expect if you want to stay! Jules is beginning this Staycation Series to bring some love to businesses around the state. She'll be taking some staycations in both

75 Unique Things to Do in Goa You Don’t Want to Miss

Back in the day, Rachel once wrote a bucket list of fun things to do in Goa. While you can still do a lot of her recommendations today, many suggestions are no longer open! We've given her original list a much needed update to help you plan your own trip. I, Jules, have lived in Goa