The Top 12 Sunset Spots in North Goa

Hello, this is Jules here, the local expert for Goa. Here to help you find that perfect sunset spot! I have been living in Goa now for over 5 years and would definitely class myself as a qualified sunset chaser! I have spent most of my time living a 3 minute walk away from the

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

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 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

The Future of Hippie in Heels

We continue to mourn & heal as we wrestle with Rachel’s passing. In May, we tragically announced that Rachel Jones, beloved child, fiancé, sister, friend & travel blogger, had unexpectedly passed away. We’d like to share a bit more about her passing and the future of her much loved Hippie in Heels. Her passing As