Team-BHP > Shifting gears > The Team-BHP Meet Section


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 21st March 2005, 14:51   #16
Awaiting Email Confirmation
 
nitroxx's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: DXB
Posts: 817
Thanked: 29 Times
Default

well,then as GTO put it forget the trains and planes guyz,lets get it on!!
nitroxx is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 15:00   #17
Team-BHP Support
 
Rtech's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2004
Location: Bombay
Posts: 5,770
Thanked: 304 Times
Default

Train or plane to Goa?? Thats an atrocity...can't call that a T-BHP meet! Its either 4 wheels or 2!
Rtech is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 15:03   #18
BHPian
 
Scuderia's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 127
Thanked: 7 Times
Default options

u hv mainly 3 kinds of places to put up.

The first being the modified locals' houses which let rooms. The ones i hv stayed in are pretty neat and clean with the basic amenities.

These are right on the beach. The one i stayed at is around 15 min walk from the calangute circle, along the beach.

Damn cheap accomodation. 300 per nite for 3 ppl


The other is moderately priced hotels, but the problem is tht they r never "on" the beach.. around 2-5 min walk frm them.

these r priced at 700-800 per room per nite.. hows many ppl stay in the room depends on ur bargaining power.


The third are decently good resorts wid pool n al.
These are around 1200 up again a lot depending on ur skills


If the better halves of ppl r comin in... i wud recommend the third

Else if only bachelors pouring in.. then 1st is the best... coz u r not goin to be in ur room anyways

Tell me... hv got a cpla nos for options 1 and 3

But pls have the heat factor in mind...
Scuderia is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 15:06   #19
BHPian
 
Scuderia's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 127
Thanked: 7 Times
Default

personally given the season we are goin in... i wud recommend the 3rd option of resorts .. n being off season they r virtually empty.. so u can get a good bargain
Scuderia is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 15:08   #20
Senior - BHPian
 
iceman91's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: melbourne/bangalore
Posts: 1,959
Thanked: 29 Times
Default

i think we can rule out option 1. stayed in those places you can practically do all three things in their bathrooms at the same time: shower/**** and shave. really tiny things.
i am game for options 2 or three. i would prefer an a/c but then its upto the majority. i can compensate it with a lot of ICE....
iceman91 is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 15:13   #21
BHPian
 
Scuderia's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 127
Thanked: 7 Times
Default

cost wise.. me repeating myself. ..that if u bargain good... option 3 wont come very expensv..

also, u get a resort on the beach wid all the facilities.. hence me vote for three...

Guys.. pls pour in
Scuderia is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 15:17   #22
GTO
Team-BHP Support
 
GTO's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Bombay
Posts: 61,612
Thanked: 209,641 Times
Default

What about mid-Juneish? Any BHPians open to then? Weather will be to die for...and we can have a well planned approach rather than getting it hasty.

Plus, I would presume that the advance period would allow a lot more BHPians to participate.

GTO
GTO is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 15:21   #23
Senior - BHPian
 
drifter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Bombay
Posts: 1,488
Thanked: 72 Times
Default

I agree about the weather part. I just hope there is some long weekend in june.

Drifter
drifter is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 15:23   #24
BHPian
 
Scuderia's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 127
Thanked: 7 Times
Default

Quote:
Weather will be to die for...and we can have a well planned approach rather than getting it hasty.
makes sense

espcly the weather part!!!
Scuderia is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 15:49   #25
Senior - BHPian
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: N.A
Posts: 7,047
Thanked: 2,709 Times
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by GTO
What about mid-Juneish? Any BHPians open to then? Weather will be to die for...and we can have a well planned approach rather than getting it hasty.

Plus, I would presume that the advance period would allow a lot more BHPians to participate.

GTO
Count me in if its going to be mid-June ish... Love to drive in the rain and I should be home at around that time.

Cheers
Steer
Steeroid is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 17:03   #26
Senior - BHPian
 
normally_crazy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: Mumbai
Posts: 4,367
Thanked: 438 Times
Default

June for me toooooooooooooo !!

love to drive in the rains maan !
normally_crazy is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 18:59   #27
Senior - BHPian
 
Stratos's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Brussels
Posts: 2,601
Thanked: 1,381 Times
Default

Guyz.. lets do it in June.!!!
Stratos is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 19:03   #28
Senior - BHPian
 
iceman91's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: melbourne/bangalore
Posts: 1,959
Thanked: 29 Times
Default

well i am game for june too....what say everyone?
iceman91 is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 20:37   #29
Senior - BHPian
 
drifter's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Bombay
Posts: 1,488
Thanked: 72 Times
Default

Im in ... but decide on the proper dates first...have to reschedule other things to make way for the drive in advance.

Drifter
drifter is offline  
Old 21st March 2005, 20:56   #30
F50
Senior - BHPian
 
F50's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Mumbai/USA
Posts: 1,708
Thanked: 99 Times
Default

Yeah man June sounds good. Dates please.
Time we went to Panchgani was the best one.
F50 is offline  
Reply

Most Viewed
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Copyright 2000 - 2021, Team-BHP.com
Proudly powered by E2E Networks