“The temperature outside is 32 degree Celsius”, the cabin crew announced as my flight landed in Goa. That’s hot, that’s really hot! But then, there’s no wrong weather to head to Goa for a relaxed weekend. So here I was, on my second Goa trip of the year (boy! can I get enough of this place?).
Lovely Private Cabanas, Bay 15 Goa
In around 45 mins – after a lovely drive – I was at Bay 15, a beautiful property on Odxel beach in Dona Paula. Odxel is a small, secluded, partially rocky beach in north Goa. I was thoroughly impressed with the location, view and the rooms. It’s a small property with beach-side cabanas, a small and clean pool and windows that open to the view of the sea.
All the cabanas are of the same size and design with both pool and sea view (latter more expensive, of-course). The interiors are modern with framed pictures of Jim Morrison, Audrey Hepburn and Merlyn Munroe hanging from the wall. The air-conditioned room has a refrigerator stacked with beer, cold drinks, juices and chocolates; tea kettle with tea bags, coffee and sugar; chips and snacks; television with Tata Sky connection; a wardrobe; study table and French window with a small balcony where I spent most of my time looking at the sea and enjoying my beer. Continue reading