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Miramar Beach gets a makeover under the Smart City Mission

Adding to the allure of the shoreline, the 'Beautification of Beachfront Promenade at Miramar' was inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Goa, recently. The Miramar Beachfront has been renovated by the Imagine Panaji Smart City Development Limited (IPSDL) at a budget of around ₹12 crores. Under the ambit of Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT), this project also offers various facilities to locals and tourists alike.

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Want to 'walk' amid marine life? Head to THIS beach in Goa to indulge your inner water-baby

One of the most sought after shorelines located in Goa belongs to Baina Beach, a place subsumed with a tranquil aura and natural beauty. Touted as the first beach of the sunshine state to introduce underwater sea walking, Baina is a haven for water sports enthusiasts and swimmers. So let's explore the sandy shores of this beach, located near Vasco Da Gama, some 30 km from the capital city of Goa.

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Study conducted by Goa Medical College identifies several​ 'very high-risk areas' in the state

North Goa's prime beach villages, namely Baga, Calangute and Anjuna, have been tagged as 'very high-risk areas' with a high chance of people contracting COVID-19 when here. Along with these 3, other such places in various parts of Goa, have been also been analysed and categorised. The conclusions resonate with the findings of a GPS mapping exercise of COVID-19 cases, conducted by the state's top government hospital.
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Include THESE 7 must-visit beaches in North Goa on your post-pandemic travel itinerary!

Whether you plan to simply bask under the sun or engage in similar experiences, the allure of beaches has no parallel. Not only that, the fun of making castles out of sand and indulging the child within, is yet another high for beach babies. For amalgamating all such fun-filled experiences, here's a list of 7 beaches in North Goa that you must include in your itinerary, after the pandemic recedes!

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Famed as 'Lover's Paradise', Goa's Dona Paula Beach comes with a tragic backstory!

Can we ever get enough of sun and sand?! Nope. With the umpteen amount of beaches in Goa, it's easy to get used to it and find it monotonous, but how often do you see a beach with a backstory as interesting as a Bollywood drama? Located 7 km from Panjim, the Dona Paula Beach in Goa is where you need to be with your loved one to live in the spirit of Dona Paula, who loved so deeply that she died for it!

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