Garden Guest House

No 7, Karlshrue Gardens, Colombo, Sri Lanka | Hotel
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Cancelled projects and more opportunities

A travel blog entry by beckeyjw on May 02, 2014

... mean training this weekend, so whilst all the others still decided to do the dancing I decided to go travelling, or else two weekends would be taken up with it. On Friday morning we went into town and got some saris as we have to dress smart on Tuesday so have all decided on saris, that and we also have a sari party next week. There were various designs and prices but I just got quite a basic one which in English money was about £3. I also picked up a ...

World Cruise Day #78

A travel blog entry by ryanhamer1 on Mar 23, 2014

... the ship where I bought some local gifts for my family and we contemplated going into Colombo and decided to go back.

After attempting to sunbathe and failing due to excessive sweating, we overheard that you could get a Tuk Tuk round the city for a certain price. So we got our vest and short shorts on and walked for at least a mile out of the port (I think we took a wrong turning). Shortly after, a man took us to ...


A travel blog entry by steve874 on Mar 23, 2014

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... is written off!!!! First stop was the National Museum, loads of history dating way back, some to the 8th century. More touring round the city and then a stop at Ganaramaya temple a Buddhist temple with like a Sunday school with it full of kids studying. We had a look round here then off through the city again and to the National Exhibition centre where we had a refreshment break. We got a local beer, Lion lager which was very nice. Also a stop ...

Day 172 - Lamprais & Cricket Club Cafe Beers

A travel blog entry by costin on Mar 21, 2014

... was through the food... We started our day with a visit to the Dutch Burgher Union for a Lamprais, which was rumoured to be the best in town. I initially discounted the Dutch "Burger" Union (as I had heard it), because I had zero interest in a burger in Colombo, no matter how good! When I heard that the Dutch Burghers were in fact a race of people in Sri Lanka and they had a culinary culture all of their own, my attitude towards the DBU ...

Another slight disappointment.

A travel blog entry by fergysrambles on Feb 16, 2014

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... the building. As I entitled my VT tip, "The building is the star here" and that is certainly the case with he garden being unbelievably quiet considering it's proximity to the lunacy that is the Pettah in the afternoon. I know this restoration was largely facilitated by the Dutch but, sorry, if this is what you are spending your cannabis tax on, I think I'll decline a smoke next time! Seriously, you can have a wonderful building, which ...

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This hotel, located on No 7, Karlshrue Gardens, Colombo, is near Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa), Mount Lavinia, Colombo National Museum, and Horton Plains National Park.
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