Goa, a land of sun, sand and spices is a coastal state in the Konkan region of India. Here you will find a unique blend of spirituality and modernity, Indian and Portuguese culture, spice gardens and sweet cake bakeries. The uninterrupted string of golden sand beaches along the Arabian Sea is the key feature of the city. Being an erstwhile Portugal colony, everything from food to architecture has Portuguese influence on it. Also referred as the city of churches, entire Goa is embedded with fascinating churches like the Basilica of Bom Jesus, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception, Church of St. Catejan and many more churches constructed in beautiful architectural styles. The wonderful beaches of Goa are another tourist hotspot. You can explore the Anjuna Beach, Calangute Beach, Baga Beach, Palolem Beach, Agonda Beach and the list continues. Water sports like Palasailing and Jet Ski can be enjoyed at the Goan Beaches. The 17th century Aguada Fort and Lighthouse, Dona Paula and the Spice Garden are the places that definitely require a visit.