Ocean View Guest House

80, Light House Street, Galle, Sri Lanka | B&B
Prices starting from $42.00

Travel Blogs from Galle

Love is the answer, but love is the problem.

A travel blog entry by elliemack


... also developed since being in the country. In Jaffna we taught lots of spoken English through games and songs whereas in Galle l was required to teach through a syllabus. It was a great experience which has allowed me to compare and contrast the different values in education, beliefs, cultures and religions between Scotland and Sri Lanka. A new journey begins.... I joined the rest of the girls in the boys and the girls unit half way through this week where they've already been ...

Mingling with the locals

A travel blog entry by tomandgem


... there are no barriers in the way to local entrepreneurship. The family establishment used to run a juice bar but they had customers asking for food too. In the end, they decided to sell curry instead. There was no paperwork and licensing changes - they just did it. We thought this was great that locals could set up businesses this easily (as long as they remained clean and hygienic when it came to food!).

Our trip ...


A travel blog entry by elegibson


... in other countries. The train network, a remnant of British colonial times is especially wonderful; with squat, wooden, old fashioned wooden stations where the handful of daily departures is painted into beautiful hardwood boards. Although you can't book tickets online you can arrange to send 'chicks in ventilated boxes unaccompanied' or 'fish accompanied by owner'! Trains rattle along slowly with all the windows and doors wide open, hooting loudly ...

Let's move on, lots more to see.

A travel blog entry by fergysrambles


... generally the police here are very well turned out and of a reasonable stature unlike some of the scruffy midgets I see disgracing the uniform of the London Metropolitan Police on a fairly regular basis.

After trying yet again to be arty by taking photos of a tree and failing fairly miserably, I came to the lighthouse. Her is my VT offering on it.

"Whilst you are walking round the Fort area in Galle, you ...

The palm beaches and whales

A travel blog entry by charlotterowley


... India and Thailand - some of which were better than others. This one was good. Just the 2 of us, in the kitchen of the guesthouse, with the chef to cook dinner. We made an aubergine salad (fried aubergine, raw chili and tomato, with a vinaigrette sauce), green beans (cooked in spices and a little coconut milk), devilled fish (fried fish - Maui Maui, with a spicy soy and tomato sauce), leeks which I can't eat, a lentil dahl (cooked in coconut cream with a huge number ...

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