Standing on the headland overlooking the mouth of the Mandovi River, Fort Aguada occupies a magnificent and successful position,...
Church of St Lawrence
A short way to the east of the bastion is the pretty Church of St Lawrence, which also occupies a magnificent viewpoint. The church was...
Fort Aguada Jail
Down below the fort, gazing out melancholically to the broad Mandovi River is Fort Aguada jail, Goa’s largest prison, whose cells stand...
A golden saxophone marks the entrance to the huge Butter lounge-bar complex, which gears up each night during high season, sometimes...
What? I’m not really in Italy, you say? While that’s undoubtedly the case, it’s easy to drift off into temporary Tuscan reverie whilst...
New Lighthouse information
Lonely Planet review
The new lighthouse , built in 1976, can usually be visited.