Peacock Beach Hotel
Travel Blogs from Yala National Park
Tissa is the sort of place you stay because you have a destination or attraction to get to. It is again steeped in history being the Sinhalese Kingdom capital about 3rd century BC and has a beautiful massive man made lake but that's about it.
We stayed here overnite so we could get to Yala National Park at the crack of dawn. Yala is generally considered one of the best of the 15 national parks Sri Lanka has to offer. The mozzies here ...
We had an early start, to get to Yala for the peak of the action - we left our hotel at 5 am. We were picked up by a jeep that had six chairs fixed on the back in an open air viewing area. We were the last to be picked up, but apart from a quick hello, no one said too much as it was far too early for conversation! We drove towards Yala National Park in the dark, with the cool morning air blowing in our faces, excited about the prospect of our first ever ...
... some of my very average camera work with you. Here we go, as written yesterday..
"OK, I know, I know, it has been a while (12 days to be exact) and not a peep out of me on the blog. The problem is that I have been working so ******* my Virtual Tourist tips that Fergysrambles has taken a bit of a back seat. Of course all that pesky travelling and sightseeing gets in the way as well. To give you a quick update, I am composing this in Galle where I have ...
Today is our Safari trip and our driver is booked to pick us up from the guest house at 5am. We arranged a Jeep with a driver through the guest house which cost 6000 rupee. It was easy to wake up at 4.30 as we were looking forward to it so much. The hotel had made us a packed lunch of sandwiches and bananas to eat on the way. We had ...
... be back again one day to visit her The van takes us down the winding roads of the hills and onto Yala. We booked this accommodation a while ago asa treat as it is rreally expensive. We are greeted by smiling faces at reception, someone rushes to take our bags and we are sat down with cool towels to wipe our faces and a refreshing coconut welcome drink. The place really is beautiful and seems to fit in well with the jungle landscape. We ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet