Berjaya Hotel Colombo - Sri Lanka
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... train tracks so it can be loud. There were quite a few tourists close to being naked which also meant there were quite a few local lads walking up and down the beach. There are some really nice little restaurants on the sand to sit and relax at but I still don't think I could recommend it for a beach holiday but not a bad place to get away from the city humidity for a ...
... but I'm going there tomorrow night with Praki my Colombo day guide tomorrow and Scott.
We said au revoir at dinner and exchanged some gifts. I received a great local cook book from Bruno, so now I have no excuses when I get home NOT to cook. They have been the loveliest people on the tour and I am sure we will stay in touch. So, next morning, we were released into the wild...
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... they were uttering silent prayers.
just a few meters we were now in front of the holy ficus tree which
was cordoned off by a golden colored fence decorated with bright
bunting. Below it were thousands of fragrant flowers in bright
colors laying side by side, in what looked like an altar. Men and
women carrying vivid jar offerings and flowers, were parading around
the ficus tree. They were all silently ...
... temple took us to see elephants! It was really fun we got to ride elephants and give them a scrub down, then the elephants gave us a shower with their trunks!
It was a nice experience if not a bit awkward when we was offering to massage us as he was a herbal doctor of sorts and a professional masseuese, the massage was fine after we clarified that everything was legitimate!
The next day we went back to main Kandy and met up with some ...
... Bank of Ceylon. The other one of the twin towers is the rather unfortunately named World Trade Centre.
I find this interesting. The country has not been called Ceylon for many years now and yet the use of the term or abbreviations of it still seems popular. Many of the banks use it, a very popular tea goes under the brand name Ceylon Tea, Ceypetco are one of the main fuel suppliers and so on. I do not know if it is ...