Ritas Hotel

Narigama, Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Hikkaduwa

The Difference Between a "Trip" and a "Vacation"

A travel blog entry by lexapplegate on Nov 07, 2011

Oh wow - this will be a loaded post! There has been SO much going on since my last post (well, it HAS been three weeks... how'd I let that happen?!?!). I'll try and section this the best I can :)

Oct. 30 - Nov.3
The week before Eid (aka: fall break) was crazy. We had to finish up so much stuff and prepare for what we were going to do …

Beaches, turtles and whales

A travel blog entry by jojo-a-lenka


... a good sunscreen because in Hikkaduwa you will not be able to find anything stronger than 30, except of one cheeky lady selling children’s 50 for the price of ridiculous 12.

Being lobster red we needed a day off the beach so we decided to fulfil our dream and for the next day we booked a whale watching trip. Sri Lanka especially Mirrisa is very famous for whale watching and it was the peak season.

On the way there we saw lot of fish markets, and we managed ...

Tev and the whales

A travel blog entry by kirstytev


... restaurants. We went to the medical centre in the afternoon to get michaels foot checked and the dressing changed. The doctor loooked at it and said this doesn't look good! Uh oh! he gave it a good clean out and said we had to go back the next day and take all the tablets with us that the first doctor had given us. Poor Michael! We had tea on the beach - I had the best calamari ever! We had booked to go whale watching the ...

First day at the beach

A travel blog entry by ourmaninkome


... on my part and much persuasion on his part, I finally accepted only to find out that he had a whole lot of offers to make for tours, transportation, meals etc... I told him I was staying one night only and was leaving in the morning. I think I will have to systematically stop the conversation from now on, as soon as I see where ...

One turtles heaven is another terapins hell!

A travel blog entry by ineptintrepids


... was that we were in the eye of a hurricane and all the geckos had been sucked into the sky by the wind...granted I can be dramatic in the mornings. I whipped back the curtain ready for the worst only to be confronted by glorious sunshine. Sri Lankas weather changes faster than my moods, thats pretty freakin' fast.

We roamed up the beach to see whether the sea was smimmable. It looked pretty rough but the locals hiring our snorkels ...

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