TripAdvisor Reviews LTI Sinbad Kalutara
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... roll. It was really delicious, and spicy though not too much. I walked towards the shore but was mildly disappointed by the sites. The beach had a lot of industrial ships and was quite polluted. So as I continued down the street I decided to stop in at the tourism centre to see what else I could do. I felt that I couldn't stop to read about buildings or monuments as I walked around by myself, so a tour would be good. The lady was very sweet and called to book me a bus tour ...
... so we are going to a hotel near the beach.Tomorrow morning we are off down to Galle for three nights before heading further south along the coast and then into the mainland. Two of our flights have been cancelled today as the company went bust (Tigerair) so we are changing our trip. Intead of going from Singapore to North Thailand we are going to 'pop' over to Cambodia before going to Bangkok which we need to rearrange. ...
... the promenade deck we start chatting to an officer who, along with his compatriot on the opposite side of the ship were on pirate watch. How exciting, Captain Jack Sparrow and the Black Pearl could call by for a visit. But there was not another ship in sight on the calm, flat seas. We stayed with him for a while but while we didn't see any ships, we did see lots and lots of flying fish. It is absolutely incredible how far they fly ...
... br> when it was constructed by the Dutch Governor of the area, a chap called
Governor Van Rhee who was the incumbent from 1692 - 1697 and it is
understandably in the Dutch style. The Dutch ruled the coastal parts of
Sri Lanka for a time, generally under the auspices of the VOC (Dutch
East Indies Company) and some Dutch streetnames still exist here like
Apart from serving as a ...
... between 1400 and 1700 in the afternoon. Having swapped 'phone numbers and with an offer to meet up if I was ever down South where he lives I took my leave of the delightful Minesh. Not bad I thought, just a few hours in the country and I had already experienced some of the wonderful friendliness and generosity that is so obvious here. It is to be a recurring theme.
I decided on another walk through the Pettah and maybe get ...
Other places to stay in Kalutara
De Abrew Road, Kalutara | 3 star hotelfrom $87
Kudawaskaduwa. Waskaduwa, Kalutara | 3 star hotelfrom $98
- Excellent Beach Hotel
- Good in parts but not for those sensitive to smells or poor air con.
De Abrew Drive, Kalutara | 4 star hotelfrom $109
- Fünf Sterne Hotel
- Oh Dear
- Lovely Place, Enthusiastic Staff
St. Sebastian's Road, Kalutara | 4 star hotelfrom $113
- Have a lazy time in kani lanka (Allan & Sue. Sutton Coldfield)
- Great relaxing holiday!
- Lock up your valuables
Mahawaskaduwa, Kalutara | 2 star hotelfrom $94