Goan Shutterbugs organised the fourth and last walk the Margao City Walk on 30th September to commemorate the occasion of Margao been elevated from a village to the category of a town, through a Royal Decree of the Portuguese Queen Dona Maria I, 240 years back. This proclamation was signed after receiving a petition from
On 27th September 1902, 116 years back, the foundation stone of the iconic Margao Municipal Council building was laid. The construction began on a memorable note… A damsel from Comba took up the challenge and a handsome cash prize, for lifting the new building’s foundation stone and carrying it to the pit dressed in
The Comba Walk was held to celebrate the completion of eight years of our association on 19th August – World Photography Day. The walk attended by over 50 people started from Clube Harmonia de Margao, opp Metropole/Nanutel.
CELEBRATING EIGHT YEARS OF HAPPY CLICKING!!! On 6th September 2009, SEVEN shutterbugs met on a rainy day to have a photo walk in Borda, Margao. This small step turned out to be a giant catalyst in forming, Goa’s First Photography Association “The GOAN SHUTTERBUGS” and on World Photography Day – 19th August 2010 our
The Borda walk attended by 35 people, started from the Tamarind Park, opp. House of Seven Gables on Sunday 29th April 2018. The 1.6kms walk was through the lanes and bylanes of the heritage area of Borda.
Join us, as we traverse the lanes and bylanes of the heritage area of Borda on Sunday 29th April 2018 from 5pm onwards, celebrating 240 years of Margao being elevated from a village to the category of a town, through a Royal Decree of the Portuguese Queen Dona Maria I on 3rd April 1778. The
MARGAO COMPLETES 240 YEARS Today, 240 years back Margao was elevated from a village to the category of a town, through a Royal Decree of the Portuguese Queen Dona Maria I. This proclamation was signed after receiving a petition from the Senate of the chamber of the province of Salcete, by Feleciano Ramos Nobre Mourao
A PHOTO WALK AROUND THE MARGAO GARDEN Sunday 10th December 2017, starting at 5am, from the Margao Municipal Bldg. Free and open to all. A GBugs event celebrating seven years of happy clicking!
A PHOTO WALK THROUGH OLD GOA Sunday 1st October 2017, starting at 9am, from Basilica of Bom Jesus. The walk will be conducted by Sanjeev Sardesai (promoter of Hands-on-Historians forum and host of Goa television programs – Go Goa Know Goa and My Goem) who will guide you through the Known and Unknown history and
COMMEMORATING THE MARTYRS OF 1890 MARGAO MASSACRE On the 21st of September 1890, 23 people were killed and many others injured as soldiers fired upon a group of people who had gathered near Camara Municipal de Salcete in Margao demanding their right to vote. To commemorate the martyrs, Goan Shutterbugs are organising a walk on