Star Light Hotel
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- Drycleaning onsite
- Airport Transportation
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
TripAdvisor Reviews Star Light Hotel Unawatuna
Travel Blogs from Unawatuna
... Lanka, it's just some fisherman using some spare space on the beach. The tables in the sand and the candlelight aren't "romantic," so much as a cheaper option than owning a restaurant. And with the entrees and salad and beer, the bill was about $16 USD. I could learn to really like it here.
Today, however, was not so swell. There comes a time in all of our vacations when everything goes to sh*t (or as my new British colleagues say, "the situation went ...
... the celebrations.
Prior to the evening we had to go shopping as we felt shorts and t-shirt were a little too casual for such a party. Lucky for us we were staying just a short walk from a shopping arcade, and, as most of you know, I'm not much of a clothes shopper - just ask my family! My personal shopper used to be my Mum so you can imagine the stress this was going to cause! Again, luckily for both our sanities, ...
... three times to see cinnamon island, where we sample some cinnamon tea and watch as we are shown how cinnamon is used, temple island, just a temple on a island but pretty enough and bird island which was the best. Hundreds of birds make they way there around 6pm to spend the night. It reminded us of the herons in Ubud, Bali who pick a tree and become territorial over it. They will always choose that one particular branch and will even fight for their space on it no matter what. ...
... go snorkelling to see them. Although, Mark bought a mask and snorkels today to start snorkelling. We both have local SIMs in our phones and the iPad, at a cost of $10 for the month of data and talk time. We have a lovely 1 bedroom apartment, which we will stay in for 10 days. It's nice to cater for ourselves for a while instead of having to eat in restaurants. We have beautiful fresh fruit for breakfast, with a cup of the best a Earl Grey tea I ...
... from the reef. Instead, I thought of Stephen Harper and Rob Ford. From an international perspective, Ford's way ahead of a distantly chasing Harper, both on their own paths to infamy. I wondered where Ford might sit on the "most well known politicians" list. Third's my guess, right behind Putin and Obama. Sorry, Mr. Prime Minister.
Photos to follow. The Lucky Tuna's Internet connection is wickedly slow.