02 August, 2021

Going Gaga In Goa

The descending hordes justify its billing as one of the world’s top four millennium destinations

Going Gaga In Goa

It promises to be the ultimate unplugged party. When the sun peeps over the horizon this millennium, Goa will awake as one of its most happening destinations. Hardcore hotsteppers are already gleeful as the BBC has tipped Goa as one of the top four millennium spots-along with New York’s Times Square, Paris and Ibiza, Spain. On the net, tourists and trippers alike have logged on to the quest. "Are you ready for New Year 2000 in Goa? If you have any info on who will be there, drop me a message," clamours a seeker on the Trip (a music/entertainment) site. "I heard a rumour that mfg, Astral Projection and possibly Hallucinogen will be there...but remember a rumour’s always a rumour," replies another.

So, just who’s going to be in Goa this millennium? Parmeshwar Godrej, Tarun Tahiliani, Vijay Mallya, Maureen Wadia, Mehr Jessia and Arjun Rampal, to name a few. Then superstar Shahrukh Khan is expected to inaugurate the Goa Tourism Development Corporation’s (GTDC) three-day seafood and cultural festival starting December 28. As model Madhu...

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