Martin's Simple Lodge

Address: Galle, Sri Lanka | Lodge
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    Travel Blogs from Galle

    Get me out of Galle

    A travel blog entry by jamieking on Mar 09, 2015

    5 photos

    ... with a surf board willing to give us a shot. He then said ok you can stay here iny "hostel" it was basically a room in his house which was made of bricks and corrigated iron roofs. Blaine again is to nice and agreed to everything and paid before even looking at the room, hes got alot to learn in the travelling milarky. So we walk into the room which is just big enough to fit a double bed with a mossie net around it into. Once the boy had left i said to blaine ...

    And so we reach the beach

    A travel blog entry by williamluff on Jan 14, 2015

    1 comment, 47 photos

    ... visit Mirissa beach, almost an hour's tuk tuk drive along the coast to the east of Galle, past the surfers paradise of Weligama. Less developed and extremely beautiful it too is blessed with white sands, crashing waves and little restaurants. It also has an outcrop you can climb for stunning views and an array of rock pools with bath temperature water swirling around.

    Mirissa is also the starting point for whale watching excursions as the waters of southern ...

    From the mountains to the sea

    A travel blog entry by williamluff on Jan 11, 2015

    36 photos

    ... schedule. Following such an early start and a seven-hour drive we are both weary with fatigue but after a bath and stiff cocktail we force ourselves out of the tranquil environs of the hotel to have dinner in a bistro called Sugar within the newly restored Dutch Hospital complex, just a couple of streets away. As we walk back to the Fort Printers we pass a busker murdering popular songs for tourists who sway and dance to his, at times, ...

    String hoppas for breakfast

    A travel blog entry by gypsyskinners on Dec 21, 2014

    12 photos

    ... to a three (or possibly four hour, - no one is quite sure) ordeal by railway. Hawkers squeeze between and past you onto the moving train with their paniers full of chopped pineapple, cold drinks, prawns, peanuts and children's toy balloons; occasionally there is a tap on your leg from the cane of a blind beggar who holds out his cupped palm for small change; latter on a small lady with just gnarled stumps for hands bumps you on the arm and sings right at you until ...

    Galle - A Happy Ending

    A travel blog entry by planetgeli on Nov 21, 2014

    1 comment, 3 photos

    ... They are completely ineffectual.

    At 11.45 the bus moves off. It's 70 miles to Galle (Gaul, despite the conductors cries). Immediately the driver sets the tone with an enormous cacophony of hooter blaring warning every ************* vehicle to get out of our way. It's a tone he keeps up for 70 miles. On top of the Spinal Tap music. It's ******* hell.

    Hell made worse by people joining the bus, not leaving. We have our rucksacks. There is no ...