Spilling on the floor

“I’ll do it myself” meets “No way I am doing that”.

Where I come from, we have a "doing things ourself" mentality that is very strong. If something needs to be done, our first thought will be to...

Birthday party in Goa

For the second year, we are lucky to be invited to celebrate the birthday of Beverly. Lot's of nice people, great food (the portoguese stew being my favorite),...
17th May celebration in India

Norwegian 17th May celebration in India

The constitution day of Norway is celebrated on the 17th of May each year. Traditional parades are organized all over Norway, as well as in Norwegian Embassies...
The leela Bombay

Don’t waste your last India evening in the Bombay airport – go to The...

Most likely you have an international flight departing Bombay late evening or very early morning. Then the chances are high you will end up spending the evening...

Items for any fun occasion

In this hole in the wall in Panjims municipal market - you will find all you need to make any occasion more festive. Myself, I am buying colorful...

Do you want good ones or simple ones? 

For me the decision was an easy one. I went “all-in” and aimed for the good allergy tablets, since I was out of my prescribed allergy medicine....

Syne Coutinho, our favorite designer in Goa

Designer clothes and accesories that always make my daughters head spin. My wife normally act slightly more behaved. Her showroom is found in St. Tome, one of the...

Viva Panjim

When in Goa: One of the places it is worth dropping in for a glass (or bottle) of wine with your dear, is the restaurant Viva Panjim...

My trick to save 200 RS, that works every time

Let's say your taxi bill comes to 200 RS and you only have 500 RS bills, or even worse 2000 RS bills (which is a very typical...

The most fantastic about India, is actually leaving India.

I believe all of us has a India battery inside us. Unfortunately it is only us real India freaks who know how good it feels having that...