Prakash Talwar: Daman and Diu

“The twin islands are a perfect example of a place where history and nature meet.The tranquillity is what symbolises the beaches of Daman and Diu Islands. Daman was the Portuguese colony for over four centuries and joined the Indian Union in 1961.” 

—Prakash Talwar, in Travel And Tourism Management (4 Vols.) (1 January 2006), p. 208.