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A comfortable nights stay at "Mountain Garden Guesthouse" strangely named as it's not on a hill nor in a garden, made for a relaxed start to the day. The days events were slow to say the least as my caffeine withdrawal had kicked in hard and I was zombie like. Ushered along by Kate's motivation and energy, we decided to splurge out and book a …
... door and air con and were served breakfast on our balcony overlooking the sea. On the first night we ate a huge Parrot Fish - so called because of it's parrot like colourings and the fact that it has a beak! It was quite a tough fish and rather chewy. The second night we had a Butter Fish and a Red Snapper, both were beautiful and we went to bed suitably stuffed. A good ...
... for the whole of the time here and ours is nature. This week we sang songs, and the patients made musical instruments out of bottles to make sounds of the jungle. Patients also wrote poetry and stories related to jungle and their favourite animals etc. I particularly love this project as patients really want to get involved. Some of them have great English so it is thoroughly enjoyable to learn about each patient and ask a bit about Sri Lanka. I feel so gutted that I'm not here ...
A single day trip and well worth doing.For anyone heading to Sri Lanka I would advise against staying in Galle. It really is a lovely place and really worth the visit, but because of this the accommodation is very pricey and you can get to Galle so easily from many many places it's really nice worth it.
We had a lovely day, I got half way to the square of the international cricket ground before being confronted ...
Today we set off on our final day of door to door cyling and it was door to bus. We had to cover extra km today to reach the coast and there were some serious road works around the construction of a new freeway and building for the CHOGM conference in months time, so all the bikes were loaded on the bus for the first time. Before this we again left the safety of the electric fence to ride ...