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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Non-smoking rooms
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... and me and Annie had to get in and out of the roof shower every 10 minutes. The other guys went off into Colombo to explore and book their transportation, and we said we would see them later for dinner. We couldn't wait, we tried, but at 6.30 we decided to go back to our favourite restaurant. After finishing our meal, some figures were walking towards us. Oh no, how embarrassing, they had found us eating at the same restaurant again. But ...
... Harry and Simpko (aka simpo) went up to colombo, it seemed silly not to take the opportunity to stay with them. Especially since i would be staying at the executive suite at the Hilton and it was completely free (simpko had booked two nights but was actually leaving after the first night to go home). It was so perfect as I was able to use all the printing and computer facilities in preparation. However this, as it turned out was useless. I was rudely dismissed at ...
... cinnamon, and rice. There were also stands of Palm oil trees (Reminding us we should get to Malaysia to see the orangutang before their habitat has been destroyed for Palm oil). Shortly after it started to rain and we wondered how the highway patrol were getting on. Our driver showed us his drivers licence. It was very modern with a chip, photo, and on the reverse it showed the vehicles he was approved to drive. The full suite was interesting: scooter, ...
The next day we got a tuk tuk to colombo fort (£10) which made me feel slightly sick as its very bumpy!!! Then a bus from there to mount Lavina (30 rupees) The beach at Mount Lavina is lovely a lot cleaner and you are able to swim! In the evening we went to a beautful restaurant on the beach where we eat thai crab curry!! (700 rupees) Yumm!! And enjoyed a few Lion beers! we then went to a beach party! It was insane techno music and full of very sweaty ...
... Negombo Fish Market. You could see that people were closing up, but there were enough people there to see what was going on. The driver pointed out all of the different types of fish. There were lots of anchovies drying on tarps along the beach.
We drove by Sri Sithi Vinayagar Temple, but it was closed. We would have liked to go in!
We then drove to Angurukaramulla Buddhist Temple. In some ways, I ...