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Address: Near Calangute Beach, Calangute, India

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Average shopping beautiful beach

Shops have same average stuff and strong bargaining skills are needed. Beach on the other end of street is just amazing. You need to park car or bike midway and walk in between... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

On my latest visit I used the tailor for the manufacture of a bush jacket which turned out to be a great success and very economical after the usual haggling

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78 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Shops have same average stuff and strong bargaining skills are needed. Beach on the other end of street is just amazing. You need to park car or bike midway and walk in between shacks to reach it. In morning this place is a bliss. Attracts mostly good crowd for jogging. In afternoon shacks operate this area mostly and it lesser... More 

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Manchester
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109 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Nothing exciting. Shops - get harassed. Sellers in street - get harassed. Restaurants - get harassed. One visit is enough don't know how tourists can go everyone night, unless your used to eating crap and an heavy drinker.

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Thank Zoe054
staffordshire
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290 reviews
93 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Holiday street has every thing you need now shops bars places to eat ,It is in a good location to the be in near beach and main road love this street . The people in the street always friendly and not pushy to buy .

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1 Thank annibear
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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Must visiting place and relaxing beach area....one of my favourite spot in goa other than calangute and baga beach

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Thank Misba_mustu
Cape Town
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404 reviews
262 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Interesting to walk around either just to pass time or shop. Pricier than most parts of India but this is a tourist location. Season was bad for traders so they were bearish with their prices, nice change. Roads are dusty

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Thank TravelFeetZA
Boston, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

The most busiest street in North Goa, really. Lots of people, mostly locals, are peacefully hanging around this street.

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Thank VaheGem
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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265 reviews
127 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

my husband has been wanting to buy the Gandhiji’s 3 monkeys and he made sure to stop at all shops which had something like that, but either he didn’t like it or the locals were quoting exorbitant prices since we were tourists. However, thankfully, he liked the statues at holiday street and surprising there was no attempt at coming us... More 

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Thank shritimerchant
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330 reviews
117 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

i bought the gandhis 3 monkeys statue from here at a reasonable price, considering that the locals are pretty much out to con you. so i recommend holiday street to shop and also to relax by the beach. nothing more goa than a sundeck with a nice book and tender coconut water or beer, whichever is your poison.

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Thank miteshmerchant
Pune, India
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25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

First time in Goa, First day, First beach to visit... For me it was really a damn good experience... Midnight parties, not so many people are there in night for party, but who ever is available is ready to enjoy to their fullest... Dance till you are down... First day and the last day,, both were same... same energy and... More 

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Thank Puneet S

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