Drifters Hotel and Beach Restaurant
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Gister zijn we vanuit mirrissa naar hikkaduwa gereden via Galle. We kwamen allereerst een liqour store tegen hier moesten we even wat rum halen natuurlijk en daarna zijn we doorgereden naar een zeeschilpadden opvang. Je had hier een veldje met eieren die nog uit moesten komen en al heel wat kleine schildpadden die bijna los de zee in konden en nog …
... yet on the way back.......so enjoying a fabulous sunset we stood chomping away (Grahame on BBQ chicken and some kind of spicey, breaded, potato and boiled egg thing and me on rice, veggies and the same yummy yet odd egg thing). When we were finished we had attracted quite a crowd to the stall......no doubt due to our "mmmmmmm, this is so good" noises!!Then we headed back, showered and headed out to the 'Top Secret' beach bar and chilled the evening ...
... Apart from the odd volley of firecrackers and some fireworks the whole place remained eerily quiet for the best part of two days (nice).
In what seems to be a continuing theme in Sri Lanka, Tamara kindly invites us all to have dinner with her and her family before we leave, to say goodbye to us all and to celebrate the ousting of Eddie Murphy, who they have just watched on TV being driven away from the presidential palace, back to his other palace. ...
... hasn't helped me, which might have been better, but it was nice of him to try help. I got off a stop early from Colombo, which was not only closer to the hostel but also meant that he wouldn't follow me or bug me if that was his plan. I got to the hostel just as Ben was checking in, which was pretty perfect! We had a quick dinner at a local restaurant, with the spiciest food I've had so far, then went to play beer pong as is the Friday tradition at bed ...
... also hung up on him several times when he tried to call back. Jerry gave us directions and the driver somehow still managed to take an hour longer to get there. When we finally arrived at the guest house, Jerry was raging with the driver. The driver even had the cheek to ask Jerry for some commission for bringing us there, even though we had a booking right from the word go. So the 3 hour journey in total took 6 hours and we were so frustrated. Thankfully Jerry and his guest house ...