Apa Villa Illuketia
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
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Travel Blogs from Galle
... free 'breakfasts'. This morning we were presented with a delicious pancake filled with coconut and honey and a pot of coffee. Very sweet.
We caught a bus to Galle which took about 2.5hrs and after arriving at the bus station, we walked to the nearby old Dutch Fort in search of accommodation. After settling on a reasonably nice guest house, we chilled out ...
... temperature in the town is so oppressive, but spend our last full day pottering around the streets, taking in all the sights one last time, checking out museums and antique shops and buying souvenirs. It's bakingly hot, with regular stops for water and even passion fruit and pineapple ice cream just to keep us going. Peter tells us that our hotel facade needs to be repainted every three weeks to keep it looking fresh as the relentless tropical air degrades it so ...
... time as I had a few days to spare and I am glad I did. My little abode is a stunning old Dutch house right near the light house and the mosque so I am sure I will be called to prayer in the morning. When I first arrived it was all sunshine and happiness but after a cheese roti and fresh passion fruit juice the clouds went dark and the storm hit which lasted all of 30 minutes but it has made way for a pretty stunning sunset ...
... don't think we will be eating much if anything tonight! Sat in breakfast area until 4.30pm watching movie on iPad and decided to go to room ... Had only just walked inside and lied down cause we ere very tired and down came the rain so good timing ... The stairs to our room are very steep and not good for climbing up or down at the best,of times let alone when it is raining. Guess we'll be watching another movie before going ...
... tsunami devastating much of Galle and the International Cricket Stadium (just outside the fort walls). In fact the fort walls give locals the best bird's eye view of any Test Match and we missed the One Day test v South Africa by one day! GALLE FORT HOTEL. Our little oasis for 4 days before heading out on safari. This is a beautiful little hotel, housed in one of the original Dutch mansions dating back to 1695. It is beautifully furnished from the Dutch/British era including ...