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... by Advanced Ecotourism Accreditation.In the habitat, you get a chance to roam freely with animals in a spacious environment. Just walk along the elevated boardwalks, while watching the vast range of flora and fauna in the enclosures. You can also spot rare birds flying around.And there is another item, which you shall not miss: the breakfast with the birds. You can bask in the cacophony of birdcalls in the wetlands environment, as you ...
... and took us to his parents house - which is an orphanage - where he grew up. It was the most amazing place, and these people were so so kind. Thisath's mum made us lunch (fresh crab, which we picked up from the fishmarket that morning), and lovely dahl curry, king fish, salad, pineapple) it was so good! We met Thisath's sister and his 2 cute nieces who live there too. Then we walked through the gardens to the orphanage and met the people who live there who are now adults, but ...
... are there, and most hotels/guesthouses have driver accommodation.)
I decided to get out and explore Colombo a bit before my driver came to get me. As I was wandering through the Colombo Fort area, a man started walking with me and struck up a conversation. He made it seem as though he just happened to be walking the same direction, and was just being friendly, and giving me advice on things to do. I'm always a little leery ...
... Dinner, I might go for the rugged look though and put off shaving until tomorrow......remember how Ruth loathes beards! I did say to Ruth that this rugged look might be known as 'going commando' but Ruth assures me that this means something quite different. This is obviously a spot for weddings as can be seen in the pictures. The aircon Man has just walked past us with our handset. I hope it's not too warm tonight! Take care all. David and ...
... even have water, let alone lives) and for ten minutes it's worth being trapped in his home. Then his wife in her nightie starts going on about her hysterectomy and it's back to surreal and not what we ordered. I ask why he called his house "Le meredien" (spelt wrongly). He tells me it means home from home. I can't be bothered to tell him how wrong he is.
We sleep. We wake. We eat a salty breakfast, and are photographed doing so (against our will) and he tells ...