Glendower Hotel

5 Grand Hotel Rd, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka | Hotel
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This hotel, located on 5 Grand Hotel Rd, Nuwara Eliya, is near Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Nuwara Elia and Tea Country, and Buduruwagala.
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    Travel Blogs from Nuwara Eliya

    First ever cup of tea drank!!!

    A travel blog entry by beckeyjw on May 15, 2014

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    ... Cat. We managed to all get seats on the bus to Nuwara Eliya, which could best be described as a roller coaster ride at times, speeding up for bends rather than slowing down. We got off at Mackwoods tea plantation that offered free tours, and after about a 15 min tour by one of the guides we ended up in the cafe, very simple menu of white tea, black tea and chocolate cake. The tea was free and the cake just cost 60rs we did have to wait a while to get served, probably because ...

    Ella to Nuwara Eliya

    A travel blog entry by johnsmetana on Feb 02, 2014

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    ... far. Our driver was fantastic and his friendly nature made the afternoon a pleasure. As the sun dropped we headed back,being in Sri Lanka's highest town was becoming evident as the wind was howling through the tuk tuks naked frame. We organised the driver to take us to Horton national park In the morning at the spritely time off 6am for the 10km circuit hike through the hills. With this all in the bag we were dropped off and had dinner at our hotel in the beautiful old dinning ...

    Tissamaharama to Ella

    A travel blog entry by johnsmetana on Jan 30, 2014

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    ... 30 minutes for the driver to get an entry ticket into the park, the jeeps did build up,ohh yes they did. With our mahindra leaving at the same time as about 20 others, it was like a starting grid at a f1 race. Everywhere car's were attempting to out manoeuvre each other on a rough narrow dirt road. If there where any animals around they were gone by now, as the sound of 20 rural diesels roaring along would of been sure to clear everything out. But to my suprise we ...

    Horton Plains and Ella

    A travel blog entry by drclad on Dec 19, 2013

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    ... songs to avoid the snakes. This may all sound dramatic but you have to be there - alone and just after dawn - to know what it was like (added to the fact it would take about 5 hours to get to the nearest hospital I didn't want a snake bite or to break my ankle out there ta)!! After the walk we took the drive to Yala, a long windy downward journey. On the way we stopped at another waterfall where there were some stalls and hawkers, and I was ...

    Transport: from A to B or A to C to B

    A travel blog entry by long_way_around on Nov 11, 2013

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    ... tuk tuk drivers that because you are white you must be going somewhere and require a tuk tuk for this journey. Common calls include “madam, where are you going?” and “madam, want tuk tuk?”. A simple “No thank you” to any and all questions, utter numerous times normally quietens the drivers.

    Terrific and trying trains

    Taking a train in Sri Lanka is a bit like rummaging in a box of ...