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Travel Blogs from Negombo
... Planet and opted instead for a cheaper book without maps (this was a mistake I fear because after 3 nights and two cities, I haven’t seen a map yet alone a travel agent).
Our first impression of Sri Lanka comes from Negombo-a small city (pop 1mill) on the west coast about 35 minutes north of the country’s capital Colombo. The verdict…I think we will like it here. It is very different from the other Asian countries ...
We had arranged to spend our last night in Negombo, about a 15 minute taxi ride way from the International Airport. We had hoped to be able to spend the last few hours chilling on the beach, however Mother Nature had other plans and the skies were cloudy and drizzle fell constantly.
We had booked Maple Leaf guesthouse however we were taken to another hotel which had just been built, where we were the only ones there bar ...
... was very scrummy and then checked out local booth re road trip with driver which we booked for $50 per day commencing tomorrow. Got some beers and took them back for afternoon drinks as well as coke and ice which Col asked the boys to put in fridge. I fell asleep after that so when I woke Col was sitting in our lounge area eating peanuts and drinking rum so I just had a coup,e of rums with him so no dinner that ...
... into the door we were standing in. We got packed in by the toilet. Unfortunately, it stank!!! We could not see the station signs and had to rely on the locals to tell us what station we were arriving in. After forty-five minutes, we arrived in Negombo! Now that we have tried all three classes of train travel, Kim definitely prefers first-class!!!! She doesn’t like the other two!!!!
A short tuk-tuk ride put us at the ...
... to our hostel. We went and had our full body massage so lovely and relaxed, and the oils they used made our skin feel lush. As we had eaten so much at lunch and still felt very full, we just chilled in the room before redoing our packing. This was our most touristy weekend and also fairly expensive compared to what else we have done, but was nice to have a tourist weekend and top up the tans before heading back home, feels very very weird that we will soon be ...