Suitcase packed. Passport in hand. A good book in my bag.
It’s always the same feeling. Baggage checked in. Boarding pass printed. Through passport control. A huge sigh of relief and then excitement as we walk the 5 steps from the final screening of our hand-luggage and through to the duty-free at the airport.
We’re on our way!
Folks here have told us Goa is not really “India”. It was a Portuguese outpost so the influence of colonial rule can still be seen everywhere. We’ve chosen Goa for this holiday destination as it’s close which means only one-short-flight-away.
Swaying palms, white sands and sparkling waters is the way it’s described in the first sentence of our travel book.
This time tomorrow, that’s exactly where you’ll find me!