Athens Of Goa

Margao is an important city in Goa and is also the second largest. It is a major commercial center of Goa.

Margao is also the administrative capital of south Goa and is the capital of Salcete Taluka. When a person travel to Margao, definitely feels the old world charm that still lingers in this place. Margao is well known for its rich historical past and diverse cultural heritage. It is also a major tourism center of Goa. Margao was the center of a fish market which was very famous in Goa. The market used to assemble near the Municipal Office Building, which was a very amusing and entertaining sight. Lots of fisherwomen used to assemble and set up their stalls and would attract customers by announcing it on top of their voices. These fisherwomen used to be dressed in some of the brightest colors and would look very pretty in those clothes.