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Solkadi – More than just a meal

It is 7 am in the morning on the picturesque island of Divar. Her neighbours are still waking up to the sound of the cocks crowing, but Luiza’s kitchen has been buzzing with activity since 6 am. Her friends and co-members of the Saint Bridget Self Help Group, Divar are already in her kitchen. Together they sip warm […]

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Go Local in Goa!

“It is not down in any map; true places never are.” – Herman Melville For a slice of a real Goan paradise move away from the usual beaches & crowd of Goa. Stay with a local Goan family in their ancestral home, discover the silent blue backwaters, go fishing and canoe riding, travel back in […]

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23rd August, 2014 marked the centuries old tradition of celebrating Bonderam Festival of Divar Island as a spectacular destination for engaging, family fun. The usually calm and quite Divar island comes alive with the vibrant festive spirit. The festival is a memoir to the dispute and the fury of the Villagers over the Portuguese system of […]

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