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... away from the ocean, I really wanted a place with a balcony that overlooked the water. I must have looked at 10 different places before a man approached me and told me he had a place available right on the water. Skeptical, I decided to take a look. The place was essentially a large private studio with two queen beds, a kitchen and dining area, large bathroom, and large private deck with a private entrance, right on the beach! My flight out was late at ...
... office. We asked for a couple of tuk-tuk's as we were only traveling around the bay to Galle but the main man on the desk convinced us, with all our luggage, we would be better off in a van for only a couple of dollars more. A flash new van arrived and the driver, who looked a little like the main mans brother, got out. With the help of a few of the bell boys they had it loaded quickly, said warm fare wells and were on our way. The trip around the bay was uneventful, as ...
... when we first went in, all but one boy seemed very reserved and reluctant to engage - a totally different reaction than we have been used to in Sri Lanka. There were only five boys at the unit, who are not allowed outside. They have no contact with parents, and there are lots of security measures in place to keep them inside. It's very sad to think that the rest of their life is determined by the choices they made ...
... first one we've seen during our time in Sri Lanka. It's beautiful and appears to be standing under and elephant size shower in some temple gardens. It's not quite how I imagined by first sighting of an elephant would be but I'm pleased that I've seen one nonetheless.
We arrive in Mirissa via Matara, a big town near by, to our next accommodation stop for 3 nights Palm Villas, by our standards, a rather swanky looking place and probably way above our ...
... But the best of all was the water. The clarity of it was absolutely amazing! Almost like a pool water. Generally the atmosphere on the beach was perfect, exactly something I was looking for. I took my camera out and made some photos but because I hadn't eaten for some time I decided to check one of those little restaurants out and ordered some food. I chose to play safe and went for fried rice with chicken and a bottle of local lager called Lion. I really don't know what is ...