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TravelPod Member ReviewsSwiss Residence Kandy
An old style hotel with good sized, comfortable, air conditioned rooms. The food is good and the staff are very helpful and do their best to please. Wi Fi is available at extra charge. It works but the speed is fairly slow.
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... were invited to go down to them and wash them and then feed them bananas. This is exclusively for the people who stay overnight at the 2 hotels at the river edge. It was sooo exciting to touch them and feel totally safe in their presence(with the mahout of course). Last night there was a big lightening display put on just for us(or that's what it felt like), during happy hour, which was pretty spectacular. I also saw a huge water monitor(almost a dinosaur) walking along the ...
... the day off work. Lots of people staring at us and taking our photo when we aren't looking. Some people ask us to pose with them, this is becoming the norm outside Colombo it seems. Haven't seen many other dreadlocks around so we are a bit of a freak show. We spend a few hours walking around and have an ice cream lunch here before meeting our driver outside and heading off.
We then go and visit the Commonwealth graves which are quite interesting ...
... room with the Christmas tree, and we three in the bedroom. Views from the balcony should have been great, but the weather was a bit overcast so this was restrained a bit.
Dinner was lovely, spicy hot though but a reasonable choice on the menu for the kids. It will serve us well as a ...