Travel Blogs from Galle, Sri Lanka

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6 dage i Sri Lanka...., Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

6 dage i Sri Lanka....

A travel blog entry by mille83

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... imorges, var de der stadig.... Jeg håber dog at de virkelig skal bort adopteres og at tidspunktet for afhentningen bare var endnu et Sri Lanka sprog mixup.... Jeg er spændt på at se hvad der sker, men det ville være fantastisk hvis i ...

Fort Galle and the whales, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Fort Galle and the whales

A travel blog entry by naomirothwell

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... most point, however we based ourselves in the old Dutch quarter, known as the fort. It is best known for being Sri Lanka's best-preserved colonial townscape, the fort is enclosed within a chain of huge bastions which now guard the area from modernisation ...

Back to Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Back to Galle

A travel blog entry by j0dibr00k

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... hostess who is scared of flying, and a Russian girl who lives in Sydney and is studying, it was an interesting trip. anyway back to Galle, last time Garry and I came we couldn't get a place in Galle Fort so I thought I would try again this time as I had ...

steps and celebration, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

steps and celebration

A travel blog entry by gypsylife

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... you have to do this by running back and forth with your hand cupped with water, its tricky very tricky and this is a game the Sri Lankans have perfected. -Pillow fight on a pole the height of your head, sooo funny to watch -the fastest person to blow up ...

Asterix and Oberlix eat lots of nice food., Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Asterix and Oberlix eat lots of nice food.

A travel blog entry by toby-helen-sea

Galle pronounced Gawl. Probably the most European like city in Sri Lanka, its a little old dutch fort, that you can strole through in an hour, which has a international Cricket ground that you can watch from the stone walls of the fort itself. We looked ...

Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Galle

A travel blog entry by ryan_and_vicks

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Galle Fort – which was built by the Dutch and Portuguese in the early 1800's and overlooks the Galle international cricket ground where it was good to see a game was in full ...

Happy New Year, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Happy New Year

A travel blog entry by guy.everton

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... ' - their standard of living, social groups and so on. It was this knowledge that gave me my first truly memorable experience in Sri Lanka. Brontë called her favourite tuk-tuk driver and told him to take us to a nice, local kade (a family-run small shop/ ...

9 dage i Sri Lanka, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

9 dage i Sri Lanka

A travel blog entry by mille83

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Tirsdag havde vi fri på grund af national helligdag.... Dem har de en del af hernede... Så der var jeg på stranden sammen med en af de andre frivillige. Det var rigtig lækkert til at starte med, men pludselig ud af det blå kom et ...

Tropical diseases, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Tropical diseases

A travel blog entry by david_l

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... but even more so was the speed that they just climbed straight back up the walls, barefoot and totally fearless. Galle is also one of Sri Lanka's international cricket grounds, it has been rebuilt since the tsunami and will be a venue in the World Cup in ...

unawa tuna!, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

unawa tuna!

A travel blog entry by joshil

took a train from colombo to galle for 180 lkr. nice scenic beaches on the way along with couples hiding under umbrellas all along the shore. bargained with unawatuna beach resort managers to give us a good deal for 3 days! got half boarding for 68 ...

Day 1, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Day 1

A travel blog entry by lauramb

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... landing gear accidentally hit the water and I imagined a plane in a catastrophic front wheel somersault. Oh god were there sharks in Sri Lanka? A new big consideration after Great White Shark Diving in Cape Town only 3 weeks ago. And then... we hit the ...

Feeling tired and lazy, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Feeling tired and lazy

A travel blog entry by amanda.moore11

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... It was a vegetarian curry with rice and it came as like a banquet of spices and curries. So great. Also booked our flight out of Sri Lanka to India which is great. Boys joined us to watch the game then we wnt to the supermarket and KFC for em she loves ...

Sacred town and South Coast, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Sacred town and South Coast

A travel blog entry by kateschronicles

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... people. Kataragama - is one of the few places in Sri Lanka which is worshipped by most of the popular religious people in Sri Lanka. Kataragama is a multi-religious sacred town as it contains an Islamic Mosque within its temple complex as well. It is a ...

L'immersion, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

L'immersion

A travel blog entry by chapdeluc

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S'il y avait un autre touriste que moi à Galles, je ne l'ai pas vu. Je me suis baladé à l'intérieur du mur, et j'ai dégusté la nourriture à la-va-vite en dehors. J'ai bien aimé ce bled. Un lieu où je dois retourner... ...

10th December On to Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

10th December On to Galle

A travel blog entry by smadge

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... the city, sipping a rather tart drink listed as red beverage but known to you as wine. Friday 11th December (Callum's Birthday) Galle Fort, established and developed by the Portuguese, the Dutch and finally, the British is an UNESCO site with most of ...

Sinharaja to Galle - and on our own, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Sinharaja to Galle - and on our own

A travel blog entry by nixtravels

... - road very poor and water damaged. Joined new coastal expressway towards end of journey . Flash motorway opened last year . Drove to Galle and dropped at hotel - right beside rampart of old Dutch fort. The old colonial town I Side the walls was the only ...

Sri Lanka, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Sri Lanka

A travel blog entry by iskander

Sooo ...

Fun and emotion, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Fun and emotion

A travel blog entry by gypsylife

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... sat for a while before going back to the hut for some food and drinks. Saturday night we had a small party (every thinks small in Sri Lanka) with small beers and small games. All the partying was fun until the next morning when we had to wake at 7.30 to ...

Three days in the fort, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Three days in the fort

A travel blog entry by sarahbellecher

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... all began jumping up and down waving and shouting hello at us, sooooo cute!  That we dined under the stars at Mamma Galle's rooftop restaurant and tucked into a MASSIVE feast of curry, rice and poppadoms. Next day we mooched about most the day not ...

Galle, the old fort and a visit to the hospital, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Galle, the old fort and a visit to the hospital

A travel blog entry by ourmaninkome

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... very itchy from that sun allergy that I developed and decided that this would be the right place to look for a doctor since Galle is a main town.Most people knowledge of english is very limited and in most cases almost non existent but I generally manage ...

Tropical Paradise, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Tropical Paradise

A travel blog entry by cheltman

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... and saw an amazing array of wildlife including a whole family of elephants. There is so much to see in Southern Sri Lanka - the traditional wooden fishing boats, the stilt fishermen, the fantastic unspoilt beached and the beautiful cuisine. We certainly ...

Second week complete!, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Second week complete!

A travel blog entry by chloepowell123

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... lot of Num Num Num Num SRI LANKAAA in it. I couldn't stop singing it afterwards.. Again not understanding a single word apart from Sri Lanka (impressive) I have finally seen my first monkey!! Although I was so shocked I screamed (when it was just sat on a ...

Tuna in Unawatuna/Fort in Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Tuna in Unawatuna/Fort in Galle

A travel blog entry by dash34

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... to rain a bit this afternoon.  Let's see what happens.  It is hard to believe it is my second-last night in Sri Lanka.  Tomorrow I will catch the 11:00 AM train to Colombo, then another to Negombo, to be close to the airport in the ...

Back to the sea, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Back to the sea

A travel blog entry by travelburnett

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... road. We are driven for 20min to our hotel, the very smart Galle Lighthouse. It is right on the coast about 3km from Galle itself and there is a background noise of crashing waves everywhere. Our room is the most luxurious yet. We have a very pleasant ...

Mar 30, 2004, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Mar 30, 2004

A travel blog entry by ivireigo

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Old Town Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Old Town Galle

A travel blog entry by mezzaandyort

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... 40 cents so 10-15 rupees is nothing basically.  Well we pay tourist prices what can you do hahaha!  We arrived in Galle, drove past the cricket ground where they play test cricket.  We checked out the Galle Fort and the streets of the old ...

Sri Lanka, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Sri Lanka

A travel blog entry by mdavidge

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Having learnt nothing from our previous travels we got up too late/slow to get to the airport in good time and ended up paying through the nose for a taxi. To be fair to him he drove like we were in a James Bond movie. He even shunted a people carrier at ...

Jun 15, 2011, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Jun 15, 2011

A travel blog entry by lexontravels

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Stunning coastline and end of line!, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Stunning coastline and end of line!

A travel blog entry by lyncraven

... might be good too, along with a USB cable for my new camera!! This had been the most delightful of trips and I loved Sri Lanka everywhere I visited.  It’s the most stunning, beautiful place with so much to offer: history, stunning scenery, ...

Bentota Indurawa beach - pierwszy dzien plaz!, Galle, Sri Lanka travel blog

Bentota Indurawa beach - pierwszy dzien plaz!

A travel blog entry by alienco

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Godz. 8.00 ding dong!!!!!! Podubka. I dobrze. Poszlismy spac o 23 a o 5 rano jakis oszolom budda spiewal w swiatyni piesni pochwalne i modlitewene tak glosno, ze spac sie nie dalo. Poza tym turboslonce, wiec wstalismy. Ruszylismy pociagiem z dworca w ...

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