Leynbaan Villa & Fish Spa
Travel Blogs from Galle
... normal as she had been ill so was finding them loud, which they weren't really being, but we got around this and she made sure that all the pictures had their names on. They also really like singing here, so more songs. Swimming again went really well in the afternoon some of the kids had been there Tuesday as well and whilst we waiting for the start time and they were in the pool t they were trying to practice, which is always good to see. ...
... sea and the palm fringed beach. Last and best of all was a cultural show of local dancers and drummers. The costumes were wonderful with lots of detailed decoration and brilliant masks. One very clever young man spun several disks on some spikes he was holding as he danced. Then back to the ship where we had a long wait for the tender as it was taking so long to transfer to the ship and we were very glad to be safely back on ...
On our first full day in Galle, we were heading out for breakfast, when we asked Colin (a Tranmere fan from the hostel) if he wanted to go for breakfast. Little did I know, but this would spark an all day bender around Galle!
We went to the YMBA (Young Man's Buddhist Association) as it looked like an interesting place to continue our journey into Sri Lankan food. We really wanted to try the infamous Sri Lankan hopper (a slightly sour pancake), but ...
... me it was certainly worthy of a photograph before moving on."
As an added bonus, and at no extra charge dear reader, I shall throw in a photo of one of the lovely atrmospheric little streets that criss-cross the whole Fort area and that should suffice for this section but still lots more to see and do in the Fort including me indulging in my speciality of being seriously under-dressed. Again!
... enquires about price, to which we are told '35 euros a night' which is more than we were hoping to pay. We decide to head elsewhere and wait for Lorena and Marco to see their room. Meanwhile we are told we can have a room in the house for 4000 rupees a night, so we take a look. The rooms are basic and smell a bit damp but for a private beach and breakfast included we decide to take it. We are then offered the room next door, which is of a similar standard ...
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service