Apa Villa Thalpe

Address: 78 MS Matara Rd, Galle, Sri Lanka | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 78 MS Matara Rd, Galle.
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      Travel Blogs from Galle

      Galle - Cricket lovers paradise

      A travel blog entry by planetgeli on Nov 24, 2014

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      ... like books to read and a set of playing cards. Trip Advisor can go **** itself.

      We never thought we would be able to afford a place in the Galle fort. The fort stands at the end of the cricket pitch and is full of well to do restaurants and shops. Not to mention being surrounded on three sides by the sea. Which kind of brings me to the second notable thing about Galle. The 2004 tsunami. While the fort, with it's thirty feet walls, ...

      Galle and a day trip in a tuk tuk

      A travel blog entry by offonourown2 on Jul 05, 2014

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      We arrived in Galle and what a beautiful place this is. We are staying in the old fort built by the Dutch a few hundred years ago and has a real old colonial feel to it with lots of old merchant houses, tea shops, craft shops and even a lighthouse! We took our dinner the first night, at the Lucky Fort restaurant - highly recommended by Trip dvisor saying it was the No. 1 place to eat in Galle. And guesss whet? its opposite where ...

      Love is the answer, but love is the problem.

      A travel blog entry by elliemack on Apr 13, 2014

      2 photos

      ... or go back home... Whys can't I do my viva through Skype?! There was another elderly teacher who told me I should just stay in Galle and that I could live with her and she would find me a husband who is rich and plays cricket. At least I have a back up plan if need be!! I thoroughly enjoyed my time at the school I worked in. The largest Buddhist school in South Asia (that's one for the CV)! I've made friends I will remember for the rest of my life and also made unforgettable ...

      Mingling with the locals

      A travel blog entry by tomandgem on Mar 31, 2014

      10 photos

      ... to keep fit came to talk to us and asked to see British money. We only had a penny on us, which we gave to him, but he asked to see a 5 note (which we didn’t have). Another man, who we thought was drunk, talked very fast and told us he made lots of money but gave it to the poor. He later confirmed our suspicions when he said he also liked brandy! Lastly, we met Ronald and his family whilst watching the sunset. ...

      Fill you mind, empty your heart

      A travel blog entry by ecour0404 on Mar 22, 2014

      2 comments, 5 photos

      ... in black and gold (home team and defending champs colours) singing, dancing, driving around, honking, shouting and just loving life. It was such an infectious atmosphere and we couldn't help but get caught up in it. Mallikas neighbor is a former cricket super star, he played for Sri Lanka for many years and was the first boy from the defending champions school to play professionally, he is pretty popular on Galle but still made time to come see Dan and I and regale us with cricket stories ...