TravelPod Member ReviewsMorgan's Jaffna
Excellent location whilst still being quiet.
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So today was the start of the New Year, and it was celebrated in both the South and the North as originally we weren't too sure if it would be in the North as they are Tamil. The first Temple we went to was a Hindu one which we had walked past last night. Before entering you have to take off your shoes and also wash your feet, there were taps for …
... the domestic airport Ratmalana. New tollway to Galle - 45 minutes to get to tollway and about the same to go the other 96kms. The Galle Fort Hotel is divine and our loft rooms are sensational. Ate at the restaurant and it was nice not to have curry and rice for a change - I had Thai flavours and it was delicious. It was built in 17C for a Dutch merchant. Our room is in a replica 21C wing. Can't wait to see it all in the ...
... Breakfast is Sri Lankan style this morning - yummy veg curries. The Nallur Kandaswamy Temple is just walking distance from our hotel, this large and significant temple - we hear largest temple in Sri Lanka and later hear most significant. It certainly is huge and we speak with a few people in the temple. Two of the men were Sri Lankans living abroad and the other was the father of the administrator of the temple. We hear bells ring and then some sort of service ...
On Friday evening the Women In Management team (Sulochana, Kusum, Neelam) and I began the long journey from Colombo to Killonochchi, stopping half way at Anduradpura for the night where we stayed at the Minister of Women and Children's Affairs house. We picked up Selvarethnam on the way who was joining us for the training. From the drive into Killonochchi, it was clear this is a war-ravaged area due to the barren land, although there are signs of progress with houses and ...
... br> Sri Lankan food is really incredible, and everywhere you go, even the dive-y-est looking place, serves unbelievably tasty, spicy food.
I was excited to try a Jaffna specialty, butter chilies, and was the only one strong enough to handle the heat so I ate them all :)
Yewande tried a bite and immediately started coughing, and Angela didn't go near them.
On the street we met a Swiss guy named Ben who recommended a place for us to stay, ...
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70 Racca Road, Jaffna | Hotelfrom $38