The Fort Printers
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- Refrigerator in room
TravelPod Member ReviewsThe Fort Printers Galle
A stylish and sophisticated haven in the middle of the old town
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Dawn in the valley of Warwick Gardens is a quietly beautiful thing to behold, arising as we do for our early morning departure. There is dew on the grass and condensation on the windows but the clouds have cleared overnight and the sun dapples through the trees and illuminates the plantation below us. A warming breakfast of porridge with …
The next few days take on a gentle rhythm and routine as we sink into a relaxing mixture of tropical beach days and pleasant evening wandering.
While Galle itself has no beach to speak of, it sits at the heart of Sri Lanka's stunning coastline featuring some of the best beaches in the world. The easiest way to reach them is by tuk tuk and …
It's easy to see why people fall in love with Galle; it has a quiet calm and historic charm that makes wandering the little walled town a delight. Outside the fortified ramparts lies an urban sprawl that was heavily destroyed by the terrible wrath of the sea a decade ago, and has been rebuilt to be a typically modern south-east Asian city, but …
... I passed the colourful fish market right by the harbour, and finally had to deal with my first tout. He apparently was a chef in one of the restaurants just up the street from my hotel, but then suddenly lost interest in chatting when I didn't want to go see jungle beach in a tuk-tuk, and instead persisted to go to the market. Considering that in India I generally couldn't set foot outside my hotel without being accosted, ...
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