Travel Blogs from Hikkaduwa
... I am taking over for him. I spent three hours painting. I could have gotten a lot more done, but the elderly kept coming up to me for hugs and very intense conversations in Sinhalese. It was a really great experience! The temperature is definately a lot warmer here since we are not in the hills, but spending a few hours swimming everyday should fix that. Having an amazing ...
... magnificent view of the sea. The hotel provided hot-water, A.C. Free Wi-fi was available in the lobby . Breakfast came with the package . Buses stop in front of the resort . Taxis and tuk-tuks were available. What more can you expect for$40 !!
The sea lured us into taking a dip every now and then . The beach was not crowded and the sand is as white as white can be. The trawlers brought in the fish every evening to the harbour which ...
... find the maritime museum at the fort, unfortunately it was apparently shut (as it was the previous day) so after a little shopping (post cards) we ended up in Mama's roof top restaurant for beers at about 15:30! It was tipping with rain - so not too much fun sight seeing. Great conversation and laughs and photos! After a couple of Lion beers and chips we headed to Unawatuna beach, and the Lucky Tuna bar and restaurant. No one else seemed to want to swim, it ...
... are some of Georgina's favourites, and apparently I am just a parrot: stealing phrases from others, or impersonating, or using similar speaking styles.
As you can tell it was a lazy Sunday, very little to report. Georgina had a lie in whilst I drunk excessive amounts of coffee, and the day was spent reading in the shade and drinking lemonade. Life is hard isn't ...
... We pull up at little stations with a stationmaster’s office and a station master dressed in a white suit and white peak cap. He welcomes us with a big smile and then blows a shiny whistle as we chug along on our way.
We are amazed to find that we are first to the awaiting tuk tuks at Weligama and when we see the view from our guest house we realise we have struck lucky. Elaine always says the journey is part of the adventure, but this time destination Paradise is enough for me! ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking