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Best Shopping Destination in Goa
No one wants to return home after a visit in Goa without something in hand to keep the memory alive. What is the better way other than shopping to have something to claim later as the vestige from your Goan tour? Goa provides so many fantastic locations to shop whatever be your tastes are. You can shop for gothic accessories and junk jewelry, bamboo crafts and shell designs, brassware and terracotta, feni and bebinca, Goan sausages and cashew nuts or some hippie clothing in Goa. Here are some fantastic places for you to explore before returning back from Goa. Mapusa market is a good location to try out the original flavour of Goa. When you walk through this bouncy market, you can see a world filled with antiques, textiles, Goan pottery, traditional handicrafts, fruits, spices, sausages, homemade pickles and many more. The market is open only till the sunset. So plan your trip to Mapusa market with enough time of the day to expend there. Anjuna Flea market is the loveliest market in Goa, held in every Wednesday in the Anjuna beach town of North Goa. It is a famous flea market to shop for local handicrafts, clothes, spices, beach wear, footwear and artificial jewelry. If you are a bargaining expert, you will enjoy this market well. Calangute market square is another wonderful shopping location to look for. You can purchase sarongs and trinkets made of sea shells and try out the deliciousness of fried praws with beer. Metal, clay, leather items are available here along with textiles and carpets. Mackies Night Bazar is the next beautiful shopping spot which you never want to miss out. It is held from the month of November to April at the banks of the River Baga. This place is close to the nightlife location of Goa and consists of stalls filled with numerous gift items and souvenirs, always alive with the music of local bands. If you plan to do some serious shopping in Goa, choose a hotel near to the shopping location you prefer. In that way you can enjoy the shopping without any worry to the long travel back to the hotel.