Forest - Glen

150/6, Lady Gordon's Drive , Kandy, Sri Lanka | Hotel
Prices starting from $43.00
 

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Kandy

A travel blog entry by megan_traveling

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... br> From there we headed into the town of kandy. Kandy is said to be Sri lankas second city and the cultural capital of the country.

Next We visited the temple of the tooth, which is the country's most important Buddhist shrine. Legend has it that when Buddha was cremated in 543 bc at kushinagar north India various parts of his body were rescued from the fire, including one of his teeth! When Buddhism was declining in ...

Hand feeding the orphaned elephants

A travel blog entry by hayleymarsh

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... time was over, we moved on to another part of the orphanage for feeding time. The babies are each fed 6 litres of milk three times a day. It was adorable to see them opening their mouths awaiting the milk bottles to be brought to them, however it was unfortunate to see that the babies have a long chain attached to one of their back legs. The reason for this is that they tend to get a bit excited at feeding time and given the number of tourists at the orphanage during this ...

Tea, cake and Kandy

A travel blog entry by junglebelle

29

... t even know how far that is, but it's a long way - 7 hours on a train. We walked across the plains and through cloud forest, taking in waterfalls and jungle fowls (Sri Lanka's national bird, which is basically a jungle chicken) but no leopards. We caught sunrise part way up the mountain, which was amazing - above the cloud line with mountain tops peeking through.

The following day we managed to stumble across afternoon tea at The Grand Hotel in Nuwara ...

Garden tour and snake charmer

A travel blog entry by josefinenilsson

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got a tour of the garden that surrounds the MEF area. it's amazing what is growing here! when i arrived to MEF i thought everything pretty much looked the same. today i learnt there are many different fruits, herbs and vegetables, many of them just outside ...

Day 4 of Orientation

A travel blog entry by cornevanhoepen

... rewarding. I think Loreen got placed in a girls orphanage. Yesterday in orientation we got a Sri Lankan cooking lesson. It was definitely interesting to watch and the food was awesome. Getting a little bit sick of rice considering we get it every lunch and supper! Then in the afternoon we got a lesson in Buddhism, which is ...

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Location

This hotel, located on 150/6, Lady Gordon's Drive , Kandy, is near Fresco Paintings at Sigiriya Rock, Citadel of Sigiriya - Lion Rock, Galle Fort, and Sinharaja Forest Reserve.
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