Holiday to Goa seems incomplete without going for shopping
and taking souvenirs back home that remind you of the pleasant
trip to Goa for a long time. A lot of times it happens that
the tourists coming to Goa for a holiday get so engrossed with
various activities that either they don't have time or money
to go for shopping. However, it is suggested that all you tourists
thinking to spend a vacation in Goa should keep shopping in
Goa at the first place in your itinerary.
The wonderful local handicrafts in Goa are the most popular
articles for taking home as souvenirs. These local handicrafts
that include brassware, terracotta, shell work, crochet, carved
furniture, bamboo work and papier-mache are simply loved by
people all around the country and abroad. The tourists coming
to Goa can shop for these articles in government emporiums and
small stall located at various places. Easy availability of
these handicrafts makes shopping in Goa India a delight for
Another major attraction of shopping at Goa India is cashew
nuts. Unlike the local handicrafts, cashew nuts can be shopped
from almost everywhere in Goa. Cashew nuts that are available
almost everywhere are available in various flavors like plain,
salted and masala.
The tourists arriving to Goa on a vacation must not miss shopping
from the traditional markets in Goa towns and villages. These
markets that reflect the ethnic culture of Goa are a best place
to see how the people in Goa do business. Two major shopping
destinations in Goa are Mapusa and Arjuna.
With an ethnic touch of its originality, the shopping in Goa
would be an altogether different experience from the usual lifestyle
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