The Glen

Address: 58 Saranankara Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 58 Saranankara Road, Kandy, is near Fresco Paintings at Sigiriya Rock, Citadel of Sigiriya - Lion Rock, Galle Fort, and Sinharaja Forest Reserve.
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    Travel Blogs from Kandy

    Temple of Tooth, sweet tooth and taste of surgery

    A travel blog entry by alexdodd on Jun 26, 2015

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    ... of doctors. This case was a good
    opportunity to address the issue with the senior registrar leading the round and
    sting him for an interview. He told me he would ensure her family were spoken
    to and that she would get a DNR.

    I have seen half a dozen TB cases in the general wards in
    two weeks. Traditionally TB was seen as a hereditary disease in Sri Lanka as it
    appeared to run in families (close contacts) and it was very common; the
    diagnosis ...


    A travel blog entry by aandl on Mar 19, 2015

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    Got a lift into Dambulla from our guest house with our Dutch friends and caught a bus straight away for the two and a half hour journey to Kandy.  Pretty, lush scenery.  The auto rickshaw driver at Kandy station had problems finding our homestay - no name on building and only half built! - accommodation level one completed but second storey (where breakfasts/meals served on request) more like a building site.  We stayed 4 nights in two ...

    Sri Lanka's Hill Country

    A travel blog entry by timelaine on Dec 21, 2014

    9 photos

    ... It is the town that has one of Sri Lanka's most famous temples. The Temple of the Sacred Buddha Tooth. When Buddha was cremated thousands of years ago, his tooth was preserved and worshipped. It apparently brought about miracles.Since ancient times, the tooth relic has also played an important role in local politics because it is believed that whoever holds the relic holds the governance of ...

    Tooth of Budda

    A travel blog entry by neprostomaria on Dec 17, 2014

    11 photos

    ... 1084; также нелег 82;о как увиде 90;ь Сикст 80;нскую капел 83;у в Риме или Мону Лизу в Лувре: ...

    Buddhist Rituals and Cheese Sandwiches

    A travel blog entry by nicole.lindsay on Dec 01, 2014

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    ... take place in religious buildings but the Buddhists held open arms to our observation of their rituals. The drums beat heavily in the temple and my heart beat quickened. There were thousands of people coming to pay homage to Buddha at this temple- filing in with flowers, and other offerings like an orange shroud for the monks and incense- my eyes started to water. The energy in this temple was blowing my mind and my heart away. People pushed, with ...