Grand Oriental Hotel

Address: 2, York Street, Colombo 1, Colombo, Sri Lanka | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 2, York Street, Colombo 1, Colombo, is near Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa), Mount Lavinia, Colombo National Museum, and Dehiwala Zoo.
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    Travel Blogs from Colombo

    Please explain to me how Sod's law works?

    A travel blog entry by matthewthorne on Jun 06, 2015

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    ... action movie which was put at full volume by the bus conductor; the funny thing is no-one was watching and as the only foreigner I didn't have the balls to stand up and say "Do you mind awfully turning that down old chap?"

    After a total of zero hours sleep and rather hot in the bus, we stopped in the middle of Colombo, just after 4am, at Pettah Market. This is a real hub of Colombo and is the place to go and buy, barter, etc.

    It was still dark and I was greeted by ...

    The teardrop of India

    A travel blog entry by carlosherbane on Dec 12, 2014

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    ... like to bargain here. I ate some samosas for lunch then came back to rest from the endless tut tut drivers asking if you want a taxi. I could tell I was tired as my patience was warring.

    In the evening, I searched unsuccessfully for an internet café only to discover a wonderful eatery that prepared the most delicious fried rice with beef curry. The customers were so friendly too and humble. I like this ...

    Bangkok -> Colombo (Sri Lanka)

    A travel blog entry by bertnmarij on Aug 07, 2014

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    ... twee meest lokale gerechten te bereiden en krijgen een Indian curry en een nasi goreng met chicken satés wat nauw aansluit bij de lokale chicken Buriyani. We find a very wide choice of restaurants close by so at least that's positive. We choose for Boulevard, where in the end they don't seem to have local food on the menu... We ask them to prepare us the most local dishes and get an Indian curry and a nasi goreng with chicken satay which resembles their chicken ...

    Colombo - Sri Lanka's Capital

    A travel blog entry by modernnomad67 on Mar 29, 2014

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    ... lay them on the beach to keep them from being harvested by humans for food or eaten by birds or stray dogs. The eggs are incubated in the soil and the hatched baby turtles are raised for a short time before being released to help raise the survival rate of the various sea turtle species.We made a few short stops on the outskirts of Colombo, including the country’s new parliament building. Apparently Sri Lanka ...

    Just a short entry.

    A travel blog entry by fergysrambles on Feb 16, 2014

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    ... apocalyptic roadworks on the Galle Road defeated me. I got to Deliwhala and turned back. Let's be honest, there are only so many times a day you can be forced off the non-existent pavement by roadworks and into the path of a stridently horn-blaring bus before the joke starts to wear thin and so I decided to retreat to the relative safety of Wellewatta. Well, at least I knew where I was there!

    I did stop for a meal in a little place that looked OK and ...

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    Colombo, Sri Lanka