Tangalla Bay Hotel
Travel Blogs from Tangalla
... some lettuce and chopped carrot together and drizzled something grey over the top ( which wasn't explained and I suspect came in a very old jar).
At this point Scott and I were starting to exchange "what the .." looks. Then with a further flourish Chef threw 2 large, meaty mackerel streaks in some boiling water and poached/ boiled them. Images of Helen Brown's cooking was coming back to me at this ...
... couple loved to have their picture taken and just liked to listen to us speak and watch us play cards. It was a really welcoming town where the people didn't have an agenda when they ask you "where are you from" "how old are you" "where are you going" "where do you stay" "how do you like Sri Lanka" (it's always those 5 questions, usually followed by a billizon more) they are just truly interested. The animals were also lovely, we adopted and named several ...
From Mirissa we went to Midigama for 10 days of surfing. Here we saw some of Sri Lanka's famous 'traditional' stilt fishermen - who in fact are only there for the tourist charge, and no longer actually fish (rumour has it they've all turned alcoholic!)! In and around the garden here was a little oasis - we saw big monitor lizards, mongooses, monkeys by the pond, brightly coloured woodpeckers and lots of chipmunks. In fact I was in ...
... no fishermen, no buildings, no nothing. The beach is as clean as you can get. White-ish soft sand stretching for miles and miles on both sides with no signs of life. This is the easternmost point in Sri Lanka. We took our usual commemorative picture, made our way back to the bikes as quickly as possible (We weren't sure if the bikes would still be there) and started our journey back to Pottuvil. It was past 4pm when we got back on to the main highway.
... it clears later. Our hotel - Ganesh Gardens are lovely & right on the beach with hammocks, so hoping the weather picks up in the next couple of days. Decided against turtle watching tonight as we are up for a 4am trip to Yala National Park tomorrow in the hope of seeing the elusive leopard & ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet