Unawatuna Nor Lanka Hotel
Travel Blogs from Unawatuna
Living Arrangements The internet has been down for a week because the modem was blown by a thunder and lightening storm. I spent last week staying in a guest house the Seaside on Medaketiya beach in Tangalle. My family have been decorating for the SL New Year which is on the 13th April and they had are getting the floors pulled up and tiles put …
... great passionfruit mojitos
There was one small bar/restaurant the other side of Nautical cafe the name of which can't be recalled, where for £15 we had fresh salads, waters, chips and jumbo prawns caught fresh in the bay and simply cooked. Delicious!
The street behind the beach is lined with other restaurants/cafes/shops/ayurvedic retreats/spas/hotels and many more small businesses trying to establish themselves before the high season starts- lots ...
... me know which train to get on. But then he even got confused and tried to get on the train before ours. Luckily there was another kind man who led us both straight. Once settled on the train I watched the beaches go by as the track runs right along the sea which has just re-opened recently after being ripped up by the 2004 tsunami. I was also waiting patiently for the snack sellers to come through the train selling various snacks packaged in old pages ...
Last night there was a full moon which signified the most important of the four poya days of the lunar month. The new moon, half moon, full moon and half moon. It used to be the tradition that each stage was honoured with a public holiday, but now only the full moon sustains the privilege. It is a Buddhist festival day when followers bring offerings to the temples in the form of money and flowers.
We awoke early, around six, with birdsong and daylight silhouetting the ...
Another long, strenuous travel day. By eventually packed “express”
bus from Anurandhupura to Colombo. Then by immediately packed bus from Colombo
to Unawatuna, a beach (and tourist) destination on the south coast. As our
lodging for the night, we ended up in an overpriced bare ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking