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The Rough Guide to Goa
by David Abram
"The Rough Guide to Goa" will guide you through this colourful former Portuguese colony with reliable, practical information and clearly explained cultural background. You'll find detailed accounts of every major tourist sight, along with candid reviews of all the best places to sleep, eat, drink and shop, for all budgets. "The Rough Guide to Goa" includes first-hand cover ...more
Paperback, 344 pages
Published November 1st 2010 by Rough Guides
(first published December 1st 1995)
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An effective travel guide to the beaches of Goa. Nice background section on the history of India and the Portuguese colonization of its west coast. Includes a chapter on Mumbai, helpful since that's the port of entry for most Westerners traveling to Goa.
David Abram (born June 24, 1957) is an American philosopher, cultural ecologist, and performance artist, best known for his work bridging the philosophical tradition of phenomenology with environmental and ecological issues. He is the author of Becoming Animal: An Earthly Cosmology, published in 2010 and of The Spell of the Sensuous: Perception and Language in a More-than-Human World, for which he ...moreMore about David Abram...