Car rental in Candolim – Calizz
Calizz is a Konkani word. It means heart in English. This museum depicts various stages of Goan history. You will get to see many handmade art crafts here dated back several years back. Actually, all of the stuffs that are being shown here belong to Shri Laxmikant Prabhakar Kudchadkar’s private collection, who is the chairman of the Calizz. Weapons, cooking utensils, swing, furniture, wall hanging, wall clock, lamps, lights, various home decors, portraits, handicrafts, domestic stuffs, many building architectures are available here. Needless to say, that all of them belong to old days of Goa.
Now apart from historical objects, Calizz serves traditional an authentic Goan cuisine that includes Portuguese recipes, Konkani recipes and recipes of Goa’ sultans. Calizz is the perfect place where you can experience genuine taste of Goa. The key ingredient of Goan recipe is various masalas/spices. In Calizz you will get original handmade Goan spices that are prepared with the help of grinding stones. Handmade spices are always better than those mixer or blender made ones.
Goa is popular for its home grown feni, red wine, white wine, port wine. You will get all of these home-grown alcohol in Calizz.
There are many building architectures in Calizz which represents the mixed culture state of Goa. All of the building architectures are perfect combination of Portuguese, Hindu and Muslim cultures. Goa continue to keep adopting new cultures without erasing the old ones. Building architectures in Goa still maintain the same spirit like Calizz.
Inside Calizz you there is a garden named “Garden of lost plants”. That garden is a home for many plants, herbs and tress that are very typical of Goa. Most of the species comes with medicinal properties.
herbs and tress that are very typical of Goa. Most of the species comes with medicinal properties.
All in all, Calizz is a must visit to have the complete view of Goa.
With Joe’s car rental in Candolim drive yourself to Calizz which is hardly 5 kilometers away from Candolim. Our car rental in Candolim is available for 24x7 at +91 22 6836 3300.