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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... mist was coming into the train! The pictures really did not do it justice. Then we finally arrived in Ambalangoda, my home for the next four weeks. The program rents rooms from a hotel that is situated right on the beach! We had an hour to relax before starting our program. Then a tuk tuk came and picked me up. The maintanaince guy at the elders home is sick for a few ...
... the sign of something in the water. We saw a couple of pilot whales first and then we spotted it - a blue whale! We saw 3 in total, a couple of times each. It was amazing, a really beautiful site. One of them was so close to us, the size of it is hard to believe. And we only saw a small part of it. When it went down under the water everyone gasped, it was breathtaking. We headed back into shore, the young boy being sick all the ...
Yesterday was mainly spent filling out hire paperwork and getting a local Sim for my phone. I finally got to tuck into some local cuisine for dinner. Curry puffs and dipping sauces, a prawn curry and my fave tandoori chicken, washed down with a local Lion beer. Total price $8.00, outstanding :-) (I will be fading away to a block of units at this rate:-(
I was up early to pack my bag for the first 5 hour leg to Hikkaduwa which is on the southwest coast. I could not believe it when ...
... destination, there's nothing worse than completing your 6hour journey only to be be faced with the task of lugging your backpacks around in the humid sun trying to find somewhere to stay whilst fending off offers from a variety of Tuk-Tuks and hotlel vendors.) We opted for 2nd class travel thinking it would be fun to mingle with the locals and travel like we weren't rich white people. The train pulled up and we boarded the carriage with a large number '2' painted ...
... I thought it was about time we detox off having a drink every night, all ok on a holiday but when you are away for a year it gets expensive and not good to drink all the time , I’m sure most people may disagree with me!!
So that’s where we are up to, its 31st Jan today , where has the time gone?
I walked to the Bus stop this morning and paid 19 rupees (8 pence) to get into Galle for the ATM and some shopping, it’s much cheaper ...