Goa is known the world over for its beaches. Travelers from across India and the World head to Goa to luxuriate in the comfort of its beaches. The Goan coastline stretches across 125 kilometres and is dotted with about 54 beaches. Everyone knows about the more popular beaches like Colva, Calangute, Anjua, and so on. It is a well known fact that the beaches in the North are the more popular ones and crowded while the more secluded and exclusive beaches along with the many of the 5 star hotels in Goa are found in the southern part.