I sipped a strong, steaming cup of “ground beans” coffee, looked out over the beautiful Arabian Sea and … tried to ignore the couple writhing in passion on the white sandy beach, about 40 feet to my right.
The young man in tie-dye and the young woman with dreadlocks probably had been there since the night before. They were waking up with the rising sun, getting to know each other all over again.
Welcome to Arambol Beach, Goa. It’s a picturesque spot at Latitude 15 degrees in southwestern India—a place that, at times, didn’t seem like India to me at all.