Goa is one of India's favorite tourist destinations. Even though Goa tourism is dominated by the beautiful beaches it has a treasure of other attractions to offer to the tourist. This state seemingly blessed with fabulous weather, fascinating beaches, delightful people, good food, hill-top forts, little white-washed churches, soaring Portuguese-era cathedrals and a unique cultural legacy. If you are looking for a place where you can relax and have fun at the same time then it is a perfect holiday destination for your forthcoming vacations. The proud thing about Goa is that, even after 450 years of colonial rule it has retained a distinctive blend of cultures. The Goan people and their lifestyle, even today retain a distinctive southern European flavor, combined with the unique mix of its own native culture. Present day Goa is a calm destination with serene and lovely golden beaches. It offers variety of activities to choose from like beach basketball, beach volleyball, making of sandcastles with the children or go in search of variety of shells with them in a beach combing expedition. Goa is the perfect place to get immersed in the beaches.