Tissawewa Resthouse

Address: Old Puttalam Road, Old Town, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka | 1 star hotel
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This 1 star hotel, located on Old Puttalam Road, Old Town, Anuradhapura, is near Isurumuniya Rock Temple, Twin Baths (Kuttam Pokuna), and Coral Sanctuary.
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    Travel Blogs from Anuradhapura

    Ancient Capitals - Part 2

    A travel blog entry by cookcorn on Jul 04, 2015

    31 photos

    ... from the 5th century, but much of the ruins are brickwork foundations. Many of the original statue works have been removed to the museum which was closed when we were there.

    We started at the most famous site of the White Dagoba. This is huge and is I believe the largest of the ancient structures - partly because the other we visited lost its tip during the Indian invasion. It looks new but is 2000 years ...


    A travel blog entry by lbc on Apr 27, 2015

    185 photos

    ... pictures of the actual paintings on the rock but not the replica in the museum!! However of course downstairs where the little man was you could take pics for a tip I am sure! Anyway it was an interesting place where they have modeled and made 3d versions of what the palace would have been like. Stopping on the way back at a little shop we find cold drinks and an icecream as we didn’t want to be ripped off by the man at the bottom.

    Back to the hotel and Laura heads ...

    Fish, animals and birds

    A travel blog entry by richalive on Jan 19, 2015

    3 photos

    ... Some of the fish is left to dry on the beach and will be transported to more remote parts of the country. After fish, came the birds and animals at the Wilpattu National Park. A three hour safari jeep ride gave us access to deer, monkeys, crocodile, jackal, tortoise, as well as peacocks, beaeaters, plovers and other brightly coloured ...

    The cultural heart of Sri Lanka

    A travel blog entry by brodieandalana on Nov 02, 2014

    1 comment, 36 photos

    ... before he asked what we wanted and we said we would be happy with toast or whatever is available. He asked if we wanted cheese... random, but I said yes. In the morning there was a fresh package of cheese for us, it went well the vegemite we've been carrying around since we left. He left the romantic table setting for us on the balcony for breakfast and then wanted to take our photo, we're now on his trip advisor page. We left him a great review and ...

    Sigiriya Lions Rock and Jeep Safari

    A travel blog entry by mariaobrien on Jul 31, 2014

    10 photos

    ... it, a sure sign it's gonna get tough! But many huffs and puffs later we did and we were rewarded with an epic view of the surrounding landscape. Returning was the easy bit and a few hours back in the hotel for a swim and refresh we were ready for round two jeep safari. "Whatshisname" returned with an "experienced" driver - this was a worrying statement as what the hell is he?! We were led to a 4x4 -we hopped into the back to find to metal seats sideways and welded ...