Goa - 'Pearl of the Orient', is located on the western coast of India. This coastal belt is known as Konkan. It is one of the most important tourist destinations in India. Goa has been a former Portuguese colony and shares its borders with the states of Maharashtra and Karnataka.Goa opens, its face to the Arabian Sea- it’s it's sun, sea and surf and by night its fun, fish and feni (the local firewater).The main Tourist attractions are Beaches, the magnificent scenic beauty and the architectural splendours of its temples, churches and old houses have also made it a firm favourite around the world