Grand Oriental Hotel

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

    Sri Lanka round up

    A travel blog entry by wombles5050 on Sep 24, 2014

    3 comments, 10 photos

    ... and EO exclaimed something that I cannot repeat but had me in tears with laughter :-) It was not the most pleasant of sounds to be honest!
    - Being invited to a very different engagement party was a great treat and honour. I am excited for the families being united as they are all the most wonderful people and I think it will be a perfect union.
    - Couldn't believe how easy it was to connect to the internet in such a poor country.
    - I love Tuk ...


    A travel blog entry by bertnmarij on Aug 08, 2014

    51 photos

    ... We bezoeken tempels, monumenten, de haven, het treinstation, nog tempels, een meertje, ... Wanneer hij ons afzet aan een steentjesverkoopcenter (saffieren, smaragden, ...) weten we dat het tijd is om af te ronden. Hij heeft ons overtuigd dat de trein niet echt de beste methode is om naar Kandy te reizen, ok het is maar 2€ de man in eerste klasse maar de treinen zijn verschrikkelijk oud en de sporen liggen niet echt egaal en recht. Because we didn't have breakfast yet, we ...

    Our last night in Colombo!

    A travel blog entry by linds.and.don on Feb 23, 2014

    35 photos

    ... hovering over your shoulder and watching your every move. When you take a step, they take a step…….they just STARE at you and it makes me really uncomfortable ….and for that reason, paired with the undesirable store items… hasn’t been very successful. Although this wasn’t really my kind of shopping adventure, we were able to find some sunscreen!!! They only had 1 kind and it is SPF 40 but no complaints here because it’s ...

    Fergy gigs for the beautiful people.

    A travel blog entry by fergysrambles on Feb 02, 2014

    1 comment, 5 photos

    ... myself and the director chap alternating as the entertainment. I was knocking out the usual Western standards like Thin Lizzy, Dylan, Stones, Doors and a few Irish tunes and the director was singing Sinhalese tunes. During these, the guys would begin to beat out a rythmn on whatever they could find to hit, plastic chair, table, kit box or whatever. It is effectively a tabla style of percussion where you use the flat of one hand and the tips of the ...

    Day 4: Ambalanthota to Colombo

    A travel blog entry by ceylontripper on Dec 15, 2013

    4 photos

    As seems to be the pattern now, we woke up at about 9 am. We were by instinct taking it easy since we knew that the distance we had to cover was relatively short (less than 250 kms). The good news was that the bikes were in very good shape. So with that time saved, we went to the Ambalanthota junction to have breakfast. The bad news is, my read end was about to go on strike.

    After a non-parata breakfast, we got on ...

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    Colombo, Sri Lanka