Pegasus Reef Hotel
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Tennis Court
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... chicken gizzard pies on the menu, it seemed a lot less appealing than in the video. Maybe there was a heyday for Sri Lanka in the eighties. The cream buns, though, were amazing.
There were juxtapositions at every turn as we wandered through the city. Many of the hotels had been booked up by the glitterati for the presidential visit. Streets were closed to the public near the gleaming high rises of the World Trade Centre, ...
On the way back to Colombo we stopped at the Brief Garden by Bevis Garden and it is a wonderful garden and house. Galle Face Hotel - undergoing major refurbishments but that does not really impact our stay except that the main grand foyer is not in use and we feel a bit cramped in the breakfast room and reception. The view from my ocean view room is excellent and the waves crashing is easily heard. We eat at the restaurant Geoff's ...
... br> This is a city filled with mosques, temples and churches. I hiked across town to St. Anthony's and was rewarded with a wonderful experience. This is a Sinhalese Catholic Church. In a courtyard is a statue of St. Anthony surrounded by people touching the glass case as they pray. More are lined up to drink from a tap of blessed water so they will never be in need. In the church itself people wait their turn to crawl under a table holding another statue ...
... star the whole day. Remember, this girl hates cricket with a vengeance. Not only did she put up with being three hours early and the hanging around that entailed, she pointed out the England team bus to me on arrival, and was patient beyond the call of duty when the heavy rain just before start of play meant an hours delay to the start time.
England won the toss and fielded. I couldn't help thinking it was in the same vein ...
... and of course eating!). We went to a town called Anuradhapura. Here we cycled around an ancient buddist site for two days that gave Angkor Watt a run for its money. I'm not really into the whole historical aspect of travelling but this place was beautiful . It was filled with temples, old ruins and lush green fields. I don't know how more people don't know about this. I guess they just don't promote ...