Travel Blogs from Sri Lanka

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Kandy, Kandy, Sri Lanka travel blog

Kandy

A travel blog entry by verdensreise

9

... veldig interresant og se. I kveld har vi vært på danseshow hvor vi fikk se dans fra forskjellige steder på Sri Lanka. Danseshowet ble avsluttet med en ilddans utenfor bygget. Etter showet dro vi til Temple of Tooth, et tempel som har en ...

The beautiful Ella (not Tom's sister), Ella, Sri Lanka travel blog

The beautiful Ella (not Tom's sister)

A travel blog entry by vague-abonding

27

... mini mountain we were going to climb, accompanied by Marley the resident dog, as a warm up to Big Adam's Peak, or Sri Pada. Unfortunately, we spent the entire afternoon sitting in a curry house instead of climbing Little Adam, so the tight schedule meant ...

Vers Nuwara Eliyah, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka travel blog

Vers Nuwara Eliyah

A travel blog entry by lucaseb

5

Kandy, Kandy, Sri Lanka travel blog

Kandy

A travel blog entry by aguas

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... out what you want to do after that. PT: Kandy e a antiga capital das terras altas e actualmente a 2a cidade do Sri Lanka. Para muitos Kandy e o verdadeiro centro do Sri Lanka, onde os ultimos reis, protegidos pelas montanhas e densa floresta ...

When Colombo gets mad, Colombo, Sri Lanka travel blog

When Colombo gets mad

A travel blog entry by alexhuchet

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... not feel unsafe or like a war zone for that matter it is incredible the amount of security there is. You have to remember that Sri Lanka is still suffering from the civil war in the North East of the country. The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (the ...

Teplantasje, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka travel blog

Teplantasje

A travel blog entry by verdensreise

11

... på teproduksjon, men har de siste årene blitt tatt igjen av Kenya og India pga borgerkrigene på Sri Lanka. Teplantene kommer opprinnelig fra Kina, men imigrerte med Engelskmennene til Sri Lanka. I teplantasjene jobber det kun tamilske ...

Watch your feet...above your head, Kandy, Sri Lanka travel blog

Watch your feet...above your head

A travel blog entry by joaopisco

16

... vidros, com uma girafa às cavalitas? Para meninos! Os dedos dos pés passam a dispor-se em leque e há toda uma camada hoovercraftiana que conferem aos pés uma semelhança com as traineiras no Tejo. Não é só no Sri Lanka. Na India também. Pelo ...

You want Tuk-Tuk sir?, Colombo, Sri Lanka travel blog

You want Tuk-Tuk sir?

A travel blog entry by reinder.prins

8

... and the closest town to the airport (10 KM) - pretty much acclimatizing and preparing my trip for the next 2 weeks. Since Sri Lanka only has 1 international airport I'll fly out of the exact same spot, enabling me to leave my big backpack in ...

Ruins and Monkeys and Monks, oh my!, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka travel blog

Ruins and Monkeys and Monks, oh my!

A travel blog entry by tanirikiki

1

... of panic. Teensy Weensy moment of panic. It turns out the new law is correct, HOWEVER, some countries are exempt, including Sri Lanka and Thailand. FIOU!!!! I got scared i'd need to change my itinerary AGAIN! anywayyyy get on the plane, comfy plane, and ...

Hikkaduwa, Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka travel blog

Hikkaduwa

A travel blog entry by jeneggener

5

... but the divemasters from the diveshop said that the tsunami hasn't changed the diving very much.  I'm very surprised because I always thought Sri Lanka had some really good diving.  Luckily, I consider diving like sex or pizza....even when it's bad ...

Sri Lanka 2003, Colombo, Sri Lanka travel blog

Sri Lanka 2003

A travel blog entry by kim_latimer

8

I had an amazing introduction to Sri Lanka after having travelled there with work last year. It was a while ago now, but while there I visited Kandy, Colombo, and went down to the south on holiday and lounged on some of the most beautiful beaches I've ...

Cool Kandy, Kandy, Sri Lanka travel blog

Cool Kandy

A travel blog entry by trent

16

... a performance highlighting Kandian folk dress and dancing.  A  very tranquil stopover after a hectic few first days in Sri Lanka.  P.S. - I stayed at the Nature Walk Resort and can highly recommend it - nice owner, super-friendly staff, ...

Still here!, Mt Lavinia, Sri Lanka travel blog

Still here!

A travel blog entry by hollister

Ya know, I find it very odd that a country can be 4 and half hours ahead of England... why not just 4 or 5? So strange and something I didn't ever realise! Randomness over (for now at least!). Well, I didn't move on to Kandy but I did move homes! ...

India lite, Negombo, Sri Lanka travel blog

India lite

A travel blog entry by ecour0404

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... developed an immediate mistrust of any friendly, generous or voluntary acts of kindness in which money has not yet changed hands". Sri Lanka is especially messing with my head because about half the people are genuinely interested and kind while the other ...

Nuwara Eliya, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka travel blog

Nuwara Eliya

A travel blog entry by jeneggener

13

... mountains.  I actually had to wear my fleece to bed!  It's actually one of THE places for residents to vacation in Sri Lanka.  It has a definite British feel to it with lovely gardens, a golf course, and a horse racing course. One day ...

Spoiled me!, Kandy, Sri Lanka travel blog

Spoiled me!

A travel blog entry by tanirikiki

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... roaming around freely (and semi-freely). It was awesome. It smelled odd, but it was awesome. Things are much more expensive in Sri Lanka than India. I'm glad I don't have more than 2 weeks and a half because I'd be broke pretty fast. To get budget ...

Birthday Blues, Colombo, Sri Lanka travel blog

Birthday Blues

A travel blog entry by pete-r

4

Wednesday 26 November ...

Showers with chances of a hurricane!, Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka travel blog

Showers with chances of a hurricane!

A travel blog entry by joaopisco

6

Muito obrigado por terem ligado o "modo dilúvio" e contribuído para um dia de desnecessária força da natureza! Chove o dia todo. A praia torna-se desconfortável porque esta, em particular, é mais propícia às actividades oferecidas pelos beach ...

Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Galle

A travel blog entry by woodlouse

4

... (haj and also a poya day), much of the budget accomodation has been booked up by locals. I was directed to a stay in a Sri Lankan home nearby. I had a warm welcome and it was interesting to meet Tamil speaking Muslims as the people I've been working ...

Reisens første virkelige dag, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka travel blog

Reisens første virkelige dag

A travel blog entry by verdensreise

4

... av oss ennå. Spesielt Johanne har sovet store deler av dagen. Nå ser det imidlertid ut til at vi mentalt har ankommet Sri Lanka. Nå gjenstår det bare at kroppen og huden blir vant til sol og varme. Vi tar de to første dagene her ...

Tuesday, Mount Livinia, Sri Lanka travel blog

Tuesday

A travel blog entry by amyfisher

1
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Today was the day that we had travelled all the way to Sri Lanka for. Mihiri and Om's wedding. We woke up early as we booked our sari draping for 8am. We had breakfast and then went down to the hotel salon. The ladies weren't there yet. We waited for ...

Life on the River, Bentota, Sri Lanka travel blog

Life on the River

A travel blog entry by trent

25

A quick day trip to see some river action in Sri Lanka! ...

Let the cricket trip commence!, Colombo, Sri Lanka travel blog

Let the cricket trip commence!

A travel blog entry by stubbo

To be updated some time soon I ...

Culture in Kandy, Kandy, Sri Lanka travel blog

Culture in Kandy

A travel blog entry by stubbo

To be updated some time soon I ...

England, Colombo, Sri Lanka travel blog

England

A travel blog entry by ashialuwi

Left Colombo, stop over in Abu dhabi for 4 hours and finally reached London on Friday at around 5.30local time, was really tired but was glad to see Hannah and Luc who were there to meet me eventhough they were 1 hr late. They drove me to Aunty Wilma's ( ...

au fil des rails..., Ella, Sri Lanka travel blog

au fil des rails...

A travel blog entry by lucaseb

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Passing through Colombo, Colombo, Sri Lanka travel blog

Passing through Colombo

A travel blog entry by mrjoe

We went back to Colombo to catch our plane back to ...

Ella, Ella, Sri Lanka travel blog

Ella

A travel blog entry by alexklarka

5

... after half an hour of picking people up we had closer to 32. With one wee stop in 5.5 hours, migit scale leg room and Sri Lanka's best pot holes it was not a comfortable ride - fun nevertheless! We headed for Ella which is inland and west from Unawatuna ...

Mandy in Kandy, Kandy, Sri Lanka travel blog

Mandy in Kandy

A travel blog entry by woodlouse

7

... It's lucky that I like Kandy, since I have now spent 12 nights here altogether! Kandy is a large town in the hill country of Sri Lanka, so it's a bit cooler than the coast. It's become my home town in Sri Lanka since it has all the amenities and sells ...

Sri Lanka: A Land like no Other. 11) Yala Park, Yala National Park, Sri Lanka travel blog

Sri Lanka: A Land like no Other. 11) Yala Park

A travel blog entry by drfumblefinger

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Yala is the most visited National Park in Sri Lanka.  It's remotely situated in the southeast corner of the country, a long day's drive from Colombo, and covers almost 1000 square kilometers (378 sq mi).  ...

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