Travel Blogs from Tangalla
After a well needed sleep we set off by bus to Galle - Matara - Tangalle! Another 4 hours of bus travel (which was quite entertaining with Sri Lankan music channels playing on the TV) and we have reached our main location of Sri Lanka! There was torrential rain showers through out the day unfortunately, ...
... covering her nest and head out to sea. We returned to our room on a bumpy tuk-tuk happy that the second safari of our trip hadn't resulted in 'another Ranthambhore.' After a low-tide-pre-breakfast swim the following morning we entered into another round of DaveandJenna vs Sri Lanka. When booking our turtle safari with Blue Horizon, we'd clarified the cost of Rs 1500 each with the owner of the guesthouse. On arrival at the beach, we'd handed over Rs 2000 to the ...
... minute slow grind into the beach the turtle finds a suitable spot and starts digging her egg chamber. In the meantime Az strikes jackpot once again and this time is the first to spot a turtle approaching from the sea. It's a wonderful sight. There are now two turtles on the beach and we are the only tourists there. We feel very fortunate to have witnessed such a sight. After another half an hour or so we are invited to see the turtle laying her eggs. A small light illuminates ...
... Frescoes of hell, very bloodthirsty.
Last stop kudawella blowhole, impressive when sea rough but it wasn't. Nice sea view anyway. The village badly affected by tsunami and many houses abandoned. V pleasant
morning with same guide as night before who bought us coconut juice.
After snack lunch read before swim at 3. Tea and biscuits and read until dinner at cafe along road. Reasonable ...
... get some decent photos for once. I have been really not that happy with my photos because its been really bad weather just about every day. We walk into town and a gorgeous school girl dressed in all white has a big smile for us and says “Hello, where are you going?”. She was so sweet and they are so curious and we said “Just for a walk”. We get into town and its a buzzing place, lots of traffic, tuk tuks, shops open ...
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