Lake View Rest

71, Rajapihilla Mawatta, Kandy, Sri Lanka | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Kandy


A travel blog entry by megan_traveling


... the fourth century ad, one of his teeth was smuggled to Sri Lanka hidden in the hair of a princess. The tooth was moved many times over the years to other ancient cities in Sri Lanka and for a brief time India stole it back. But it now lies in the tooth relic chamber within the temple of the tooth. To my dismay, the public is not allowed to actually see the tooth.. It is reserved only for important political and religious leaders. ...

Hand feeding the orphaned elephants

A travel blog entry by hayleymarsh


... chain slows them down. We then had the opportunity to hand feed an elephant ourselves which was just amazing. We were given a plate of fresh fruit which we placed in the mouth of the elephant, banana skins and all. It was such a great experience, definitely one of the highlights of my time in Sri Lanka, with the exception of my hand being licked by its tongue. After feeding time was over, I sat down on a rock nearby the open area of the orphanage and watched the elephants ...

Tea, cake and Kandy

A travel blog entry by junglebelle


... a lovely old colonial hotel where the waiters wear fancy white outfits, they have people to open doors for you, and the 3.15pm High Tea is cheaper than just ordering tea and cake! Result! The chefs wearing white hats bring out the freshly baked high tea and build the anticipation (oh, was that just me who was over excited then?) Chris did himself proud, by ensuring he got value for money and treating it as an all-you-can-eat buffet! He was encouraged by the lovely ...

Garden tour and snake charmer

A travel blog entry by josefinenilsson


... im living in. i also managed to get some pics of the snake charmer and his two snakes that use to hang across the street. i'm not a big fan off snakes and are VERRY happy i've only seen one snake in the wild, especially as i'm always walking around ...

Day 4 of Orientation

A travel blog entry by cornevanhoepen

... religion here. It was really interesting, but half an hour of mindfulness (sitting with your eyes closed and no thoughts in your head) definitely was challenging. In the volunteer house here there are currently 25 people, and they are from Canada, America, Norway, Finland, Holland, and Germany. Definately an interesting ...

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This hotel, located on 71, Rajapihilla Mawatta, Kandy, is near Fresco Paintings at Sigiriya Rock, Citadel of Sigiriya - Lion Rock, Galle Fort, and Sinharaja Forest Reserve.
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