Palm Village Hotel

262 Old Colombo Road, Uswetakeiyawa, Gampaha District, Western Province, 700, Sri Lanka | 2 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Uswetakeiyawa

A typical day in the life of a volunteer

A travel blog entry by cornevanhoepen

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... need to take a bus for 1.5 hours to their project because lots of traffic. The mornings are pertty cool so the walk is quite enjoyable. It's me and two other volunteers at the disabled school. We begin teaching 8:30. I work with two Down syndrome boys aged 14 and 19. I teach them english for an hour, which consists of copying sentences that I write, and help with their pronunciation. Then for the next hour we do math. They are on basic level, so that ...

Finally news from Sri Lanka

A travel blog entry by cornevanhoepen

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... The staff who are employed there are educated in disabilities, and you can tell that they actually want to work there. For example in Kandy there were 3 kids with cerebral palsy, and they were just left laying in bed all day, but in this program they did stimulation treatments, and lots of physical therapy. There are about 150 people there aged 10-30. There are baking lessons, knitting lessons, carpentry and gardening, so ...

You should have got this weeks ago!

A travel blog entry by fergysrambles

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... use as well. At least I didn't have the hassle of having to hump my bag about with me. I was sweating like the proverbial pig (do pigs actually sweat?), tired, a little grubby and not exactly sure where my hotel was and yet the most ludicrous thing is that I was completely happy. It sounds ridiculous I know but I was off on my travels again, I was back in Asia and I was escaping an appalling British winter. I really think I must have ...

From Singapore to Colombo

A travel blog entry by johnsmetana

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... I could get one cheap in the UK or Aus. Was A taxi ride later and we arrived at the airport to have a quick shop , frustrated currency change (AUD to GBP into the UK account) and a last minute web search for accommodation in Colombo. Another smooth transition in the Singapore airport saw us up in the air to Sri Lanka with no hassles. We landed in Colombo after an easy 3 hour flight with Sri Lankan airlines which was surprisingly comfy. After an obligatory welcome from the ...

My second stay in Colombo

A travel blog entry by jomama

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... It just saddens me that there isn't a better solution. I was told various stories; from Kingsley - in the jungle where there are people trying to live, the elephants destroy their farms. so sometimes people put out crackers (??). What I thought he said is that the people catch them and chop off a foot. He wanted to know if I saw any lame elephants. I didn't. Then, from our customer - same thing about the crackers, but his story is that the people are mean to them to keep them ...

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This 2 star hotel, located on 262 Old Colombo Road, Uswetakeiyawa, is near Spanish Wells, Gaulding's Cay, Tarpum Bay, and Rock Sound.
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