Hotel Moon Beam
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... decided to go for a drink, as we were all hungry and thirsty and extremely hot. We found a coffee shop and myself and Nai ordered ice coffees, and Annie tucked into a few cartons of Milo. We also munched through a packet of white chocolate puffs, our favourite. We found a lonely planet book on India so we're looking through that whilst waiting for our coffee. It was one of the worst ice coffees we had - super strong with a funky aftertaste. Me and Annie ...
... and taken down to the harbour, after a quick registration we were on the boat first so we had the pick of the seats (thanks to Sanjay) and on the lookout for whales. The first thing we saw was a huge pod of Risso's Dolphins which despite their shy nature came really close to the boat. We then hit the deep water corridor and headed East where the Blue Whales live - we saw 3 of these huge magnificent ...
... only to find someone else sitting on the balcony on the room we were shown and when we asked the woman if we could go to our room she responded in the minimal amount of English 'I call boss'. We waited for about 15 minutes and we thought that they had overbooked and given our room away. We were both really annoyed because we had booked over the phone and if rooms aren’t taken off the internet fast enough they can actually be booked and paid for, so we thought we were being ...
... wee jammin sesh while you're at it! And you literally have to just jump on and off at the stops! Bought some new elephant trousers today, embracing my inner hippy along with all the bracelet things we have collected from numerous temples etc! We met an evil tuktuk driver today, but hey ho Eskimo! The Sri Lankan presidential elections have just taken place yesterday so everybody's a lil hyped ...
... lunch. They make these lovely paper bags to serve them in. Sue's one was someone's English homework. I tell you they know something about recycling. Next morning, we make our own breakfast, eggs, bread cheese and bananas. Move a table outside our room, got two plastic plates, it's like the Ritz, but it doesn't go unnoticed by our host, definitely turns frosty. We had a bit of washing done and he charged us a ridiculous price. Sue questioned it, and he went on ...