Indra Regent Hotel - Colombo, Sri Lanka
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- Well, as I write, it is hammering it down, I am covered in bites and Matt is burnt to a crisp -but we'll get to that in a bit!
We had a pretty good couple of flights from Dubai to Colombo, got fed on the hour flight to Abu Dhabi as well as the second one, which was a big plane but had few passengers. Also got served free beer and wine which we weren't expecting. Very comfortable and spacious fire exit seats and loads of films ...
I've arrived alive in Colombo, Sri Lanka. I've finally been greeted at an airport by a driver holding a sign with my name on it. I still have to wait at the airport for about another hour to pick up another volunteer. Then we'll be taken to meet the program coordinator then they've arranged for a car to take us to Galle where I'll be volunteering and then the adventure truly ...
Random tried-to-be-artsy shot of the network cables.
A curious train-like structure on the opposite bank. Perhaps it's a warehouse of some sort.
Back at The Good Market, I was delighted to capture this beautiful purple sunset sky.
The blue bridge, engulfed in heavy traffic at night.
... light bulb.
So back to the story, after 2 months of Tuk Tuk drivers pestering me and really tired I picked up my two bags and managed to escape to the floating market across the other side of the road. I placed my big bag and small bag down against a pillar and turned round, I thought about what I should do for the next few hours and had a stretch and a yawn then turned round to pick up both ba....... "wait a minute where is my small bag!?" I even picked up my big bag to see ...
... the water to bathe them. There was as much poop in the water as in the street, so we didn't see anyone get in. It was still pretty cool to see so many elephants in one spot. While we were there they led several of them back and a couple people in our group had a very close encounter as they passed by. While we were watching the elephants, a man came up to Karl and before he knew what was happening, the guy was reading his palm. At the end he asked for payment -- ...