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Couple of rainy hours in Hikkaduwa - it is a perfect time for writing the blog. As well this time is useful for taking a shower and calling parents. May be good for cup of tea and random chat with smiley hotel staff. Under this thunderstorm everything and everyone get refreshed and being getting ready for all the rest, which is happening outside of …
... is the ATM, dear sir
Where is the ATM, rupees I'll get
There is no ATM or bank dear madam,
There is no ATM or bank, not one
Are you serious dear sir, dear sir, dear sir
Surely an ATM somewhere
... bonded with the children, seeing them everyday, and though they were initially cautious, in the end were smiley and friendly. We arranged a tuctuc to Hikkidua and began our journey as we normally did, Nai and Annie's backpacks in the 'boot' and mine across our laps. It wasn't far to Hikkidua, and we witnessed an accident on route. Upon arrival, we looked at two places which ended up being slightly beyond our price range. We thanked and paid the tuctuc ...
By bus again and working our way North West towards Colombo we stopped in another small beach town called Hikkaduwa. The town was really nice, full of restaurants and cafes and a nice beach.
We stayed 2 nights in a budget hotel called Finlanka a short walk from the main road and beach front. When we arrived we were shown our room but it was still being cleaned so we ventured to the beach and sat in a café for a short while until it was ready.
... SF50 at least, snorkelling gear if you own one
Eat: try Sri Lankan curry and try to eat as many sea food dishes as possible (they are very tasty). If you try western food it will taste good but it will turn out to be everything but what you ordered or something very remotely similar. Try as many different types fruit as possible, especially karambola, mangosteen, rambutan, pink banana and yellow coconut.