Goa’s colonial history rediscovered

Like with most colonial – native relationships, Goa has always seemed to have had a love – hate relationship with Portugal. Goa, once a Portuguese colony, was ruled over by Portugal for over 400 years. And in a sense, Goa’s Portuguese colonial history has made Goa what it is today.  But as a new generationContinue reading “Goa’s colonial history rediscovered”

Top 10 things to do on your Honeymoon in Goa

Goa has always been one of the most beautiful honeymoon destinations in the whole of India, being blessed with miles scenic beaches with swaying coconut palms, old colonial Heritage Portuguese buildings, delicious and a easy going, laid back populace.

And most Honeymoon Couples that stay in one of the Honeymoon Suites at my Mitaroy Goa Hotel – India’s only Couples Hotel! – often ask for a list of things to do while they are on their honeymoon in Goa.

That is why I decided to blog about my Top 10 list of things to do as a honeymoon couple on your honeymoon to Goa:

Viva Panjim Restaurant Goa

Just a 5 minute stroll away from my Mitaroy Goa Hotel in the neighbourhood of Fontainhas is a small restaurant that serves the best prawn curry rice I have ever eaten. Panjim, the capital of Goa, is known for its amazing restaurants. I know people who stay in North Goa but still come to PanjimContinue reading “Viva Panjim Restaurant Goa”

About Us

My name is Mihir Ignatius Nayak and this is the story of how I started the Mitaroy Goa.  From a very young age (I think I must have been 2 or 3 years old), my parents used to take me on a number of holidays across India. My father was one of India’s first travel journalistsContinue reading “About Us”

Goa Monsoon – Romance in the Rains

Finally, its that time of the year. Whether you prefer to take long walks in the pouring rain or cuddle up cozily in your spacious Suite and watch the rain beat incessantly against your windows, Goa in the monsoons is the perfect place for romance. Goa is a great place to visit in all seasonsContinue reading “Goa Monsoon – Romance in the Rains”