Other India Bookstore
In the centre of town, the small, pastel- coloured Maruti temple was built in the 1840s at a site where the monkey god Hanuman was...
Church of Our Lady of Miracles
Founded in 1594 and rebuilt several times since, the Church of Our Lady of Miracles (also known as St Jerome’s) , around 600m east of...
Mango Tree Goa
Offers placements for volunteers providing support for disadvantaged children around Mapusa.
A windowless remnant of a more mahogany-clad era, the dingy Casa Bela is a good place to escape the Mapusa blather and sip silently on a...
An all-veg place bordering the Municipal Gardens, this is a great place for a hot chai and a quick breakfast. Dip your pau (fluffy...
Lonely Planet review
A little hard to find, but well worth the jaunt: go up the steps on the right as you walk down Mapusa Clinic Rd, north of the Municipal Gardens, and follow the signs. This friendly and rewarding little bookshop, specialising in ‘dissenting wisdom’, is at the end of an improbable, dingy corridor.