Frangipani Tree

812 Matara Road, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Unawatuna

Three days in the fort

A travel blog entry by sarahbellecher


So after our traumatic bus journey we arrived safely in Galle and hopped in a tuk tuk to take us into the fort. We liked Galle straight away with its narrow streets and old Dutch colonial buildings. The first guesthouse we stopped at was called Frangipani, and unbeknown to us was in the "mid range" section of the Lonely Planet, somehow Dom talked …

City saved by the wall.

A travel blog entry by shangrila2011


Arrived in Colombo and set off on a bus to Galle. Guesthouse is inside the walls of this old city as are many of the tourist hotels and shops. As such there is a constant barrage of venders in the street, selling "old" coins, embroidered garments.This part of Galle was saved during the tsunami because of the walls surrounding it. It is interesting …

The next curve ball...

A travel blog entry by mickyj.young

... least.

But, I can say I have ticked off another thing on my never-ending bucket list; to drive a Tuk-Tuk! I can’t even drive a manual car, but picked up the gear changing quicker than I anticipated.

The next move from here, I am not sure.

Further down the south coast with Ali, then into the Hill Country and beyond by myself?
The south coast and home?
Work at this hostel (asked for a job and ...


A travel blog entry by the_saws1


Day 3 - I didn't sleep at all last night, problems with my neck, which I'm re- training to not have a neck support and problems with my sun burn. I didn't think it was so bad until I led on it :-( Also the stupid ice cream van and the dogs were making lots of noise in the night. I could hear the waves for quite a lot of the night too, they seemed to get louder and louder.
Enough moaning - today we decide to head into Galle (said Gaul), it is ...

Going down on Sri

A travel blog entry by dphilips

Up early and finally getting in contact with Hannah who I met at the airport, we were going to reconvene at Negombo Fort railway station to then set off down south to Mirissa beach, which is one of the best and has one of the best sightings for Blue Whales and dolphins in the world. The meet up went smoothly, train tickets were purchased and it was sit down at the platform to exchange her Embassy and my airport horror stories. The train came and like India, I ...

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    TravelPod Member ReviewsFrangipani Tree Unawatuna

    Reviewed by sarahbellecher


    Reviewed Jul 18, 2011
    by (4 reviews) Bourne End , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Really nice, clean guesthouse. One of the best I've stayed in all trip

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Frangipani Tree Unawatuna

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding