Shanthi Guest House

Dalawella, Unawatuna Beach Front, Unawatuna, Sri Lanka | Lodge
Prices starting from $39.00

Travel Blogs from Unawatuna

Day 157 - Monkeys at Jungle Beach

A travel blog entry by costin

... other than sit in a beach bar drinking lion, so we took a trip to Jungle Beach. We walked for about 15 minutes, over a jungle covered hill and past a giant white dagoba. From the name (and what I had heard) I was expecting a secluded beach surrounded by Jungle. What we actually got was a secluded beach that had been over run by a beach bar. It wasn't quite what I had expected.

It wasn't to be a wasted trip ...

Crack that whip, otherwise known as last beach day

A travel blog entry by jab13


... temple filled with massive Buddhas and Hindu deities...Words cannot describe how beautiful and peaceful it was around the Pagoda with each golden Buddha displaying a sign with a relevant story. This was a definite trip highlight so far; I loved it. (Better pics to come from my camera). On Wednesday, we hit Wijaya Beach, which was one of the most beautiful beaches I have ever experienced. We ...

Full moon public holiday #1

A travel blog entry by gos201


... s funny..

After HWH I got the bus to NIMH and got some lunch in the local town (well, one road) before going to the womens forensic ward again. It was a strange sort of session since the women had all just recieved their medication follwing lunch. So they were sleepy, tired, some flat out sedated. I did manage to challenge one women to a game of badminton though. She won. I let her....honest!
After that I did some arts and crafts with other ladies and ...


A travel blog entry by krasy8


... No minivan, no minibus, no TUK TUK, nothing. Finally the guy watching the place called somebody and after a very brief conversation took me to the pier in his TUK TUK. When he was dropping me off, he promised that there would be somebody waiting for me to transport me back. I boarded the boat and took a seat waiting for the rest of people to arrive. Eventually we set off and went to the spot. It was concerning long time before we spotted a whale. I even started thinking what ...

Finally some beach time!

A travel blog entry by eddim


... on the ground and decided to investigate. To my pure delight it was not one but two newly hatch Olive Ridley sea turtles making their way down to the sea. In talking to one of the guys I learned the eggs (about 150 of apparently) were moved to this location by locals as the original nest was nearby a bunch of boats that get dragged in and out every day and was not safe. It was so amazing to watch them make their way down and literally get swept out to ...


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