Daman is Union
territory situated just 15 kms from Vapi, a border town on Gujarat-Maharashtra
Border. Daman was an erstwhile Portuguese colony and now a thriving
industrial hub and a weekend beach resort ex-Mumbai / Surat / Nashik.
Daman is known for
cheap liquor (Union Territory and hence no tax) and good sea food. As in
neighboring Gujarat, liquor is prohibited, Daman is where Gujarat citizens
flock over weekends.
Territory near Daman is Kalay near Vapi. Kalay is an idyllic beach front
village and Peninsula Kalay is a
premium destination resort here excellent for those who are looking to be
away from touristy character of Daman.