Colombo City Hotel
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My flight with Tiger Airways touched down at Bandaranaike International Airport at about 10:30 pm. It was a fairly pleasant 3 1/2 hour flight from Singapore. One is greeted by a Buddha statue in the airport, indicating that this is a land that takes the teachings of Gautama quite seriously. The airport itself was not too large, and after collecting …
At the end of my stay in Sri Lanka, I stayed at Sisira's River Lounge in Kithulgala as heavy rains doused the trees and made the surface of the Kelani River dance and sing. One clear night, however, on the full moon, I went exploring across the river with a local young guide. The humid moonbeams shone through the black jungle vegetation as we …
... today, the crew have a little song they do for birthdays which includes drums, bashing anything else to hand and singing at full bellow. For some reason Martin didn't want that so secrecy it was.
The lunch was very nice indeed with wine, and some good company on the table, it was a very pleasant couple of hours. Time to walk our excesses off around the deck where we saw a single large fish leaping through the air and landing ...
... of the afternoon relaxing on deck. We were about to depart this evening for Mauritius but the Captain announced that there was a problem with the electrical supply to the propulsion system and the engineers were working on the problem. We should have departed at 6.30pm but did not finally leave until almost 10pm. We will arrive in Mauritius on 28th March. Days 80 to 83 A lazy day in the sun. It was 30C and sultry and the only thing we could do, apart from our ...
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