Zylan Luxury Villa
Travel Blogs from Colombo
... lots of sofas and only a little dance floor, but nice enough definitely how the people with more money on Sri Lanka so a very different experience, the other weird thing is that the people with money speak English it's what they are bought up speaking, although when you listen to them speaking between themselves it sounds like a forgein language even though it is English. We ended the night by having breakfast at a big hotel, called the Cinnamon Gardens obviosouly well ...
... system and they were trying to fix it :-( well finally at 10pm we set sail so I guess they fixed it. Don't think they would have left with a risk of being left without power in this pirate area. BTW our armed guard arrived in the early hours of this morning, 3 ex SAS men apparently. All the women are getting excited because apparently they're fit!!! ;-) One in the Crows nest which we took out onto deck 13, still 30C but a nice breeze after we ...
... the bank hadn't got the message about me going to Turkey. I had a short wait until I could check in, but was soon through security. The next three hours was probably my lowest point of the trip since Moscow, all those days ago. I was tired, starting to get a hangover, alone and not relishing the thought of finishing the trip without Kim. I got an hours sleep on some chairs in the waiting area, before boarding and falling asleep instantly too. At least I was getting plenty of ...
... entertainment not up to Ric************'s standards, looked like you were watching a blizzard, so back to the book - Jennifer Saunders autobiography, brilliant so far! Arrival Colombo, according to the Captain it was a 'warm afternoon' at 31 degrees! 40 minute coach ride to the city cost all of a quid each. Tuk tuk to our hostel was the anticipated white knuckle ride, highlight was being driven straight in front of bus to ...
... now since my retirement I have considered
myself to be a traveller and musician in no particular order but to
actually write it in an official document and have it so graciously
accepted as a valid entity really pleased me. It just felt like I had
been accepted into some sort of club or something. Stupid I know but
little things like that just make me happy.
It put me in mind of a
time on the East Coast of Australia back in 1991 when ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center