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  • Sri Lanka===NOVEMBER 2019=== Following our stop over in Bangkok, Thailand, we continued our Asian journey with a flight to Colombo, Sri Lanka. We were in Sri Lanka for a month and aimed to explore as much o Posted by MAd4travel in MAd4Travel | Dec 9, 2019
  • ColomboWe arrived in Colombo at around 8am to a hazy morning. We had marked out a few places on the map that we should try and get to and decided that the best plan was to walk around and then Posted by MaggieSyd in Our Adventures | Nov 18, 2019
  • HambantotaAfter two days at sea we arrived at Sri Lanka’s southern coast and the port of Hamantota at 8am in the morning. As this was a small place we decided to just take it as it came. There was a Posted by MaggieSyd in Our Adventures | Nov 18, 2019
  • Unawatuna, Sri LankaUnawatuna is a town in southern Sri Lanka. It’s known for its coral reef and its palm-lined beaches. Nestled in nearby jungle, the Japanese Peace Pagoda has a stupa with ocean views. The Sea Turtle Farm and Hatchery south of Posted by Geete01 in The Weidenblog | Oct 25, 2019
  • Ella, Sri LankaElla is a small town in the Badulla District of Uva Province, Sri Lanka governed by an Urban Council. It is approximately 200 kilometres east of Colombo and is situated at an elevation of 1,041 metres above sea level. The Posted by Geete01 in The Weidenblog | Oct 22, 2019
  • Nuwara Eliya, Sri LankaNuwara Eliya is a city in the tea country hills of central Sri Lanka. The naturally landscaped Hakgala Botanical Gardens displays roses and tree ferns, and shelters monkeys and blue magpies. Densely forested Galway's Land National Park is a Posted by Geete01 in The Weidenblog | Oct 21, 2019
  • Trincomalee, Sri LankaTrincomalee is a port city on the northeast coast of Sri Lanka. Set on a peninsula, Fort Frederick was built by the Portuguese in the 17th century. Within its grounds, the grand Koneswaram Temple stands on Swami Rock cliff, a Posted by Geete01 in The Weidenblog | Oct 14, 2019
  • Anuradhapura, Sri LankaAnuradhapura is a major city in Sri Lanka. It is the capital city of North Central Province, Sri Lanka and the capital of Anuradhapura District. Anuradhapura is one of the ancient capitals of Sri Lanka, famous for its well-preserved ruins Posted by Geete01 in The Weidenblog | Oct 12, 2019
  • Negombo, Sri LankaNegombo is a city on the west coast of Sri Lanka, north of the capital, Colombo. Near the waterfront, the remains of the 17th-century Dutch Fort now house a prison. Negombo Lagoon, lined with fishermen’s huts, feeds into the Dutch-era Posted by Geete01 in The Weidenblog | Oct 12, 2019
  • Habarana / Sigiriya / NegomboDAY FOURTY THREE - Saturday Habarana / Sigiriya Minneriya National Park We woke up early ready for our pickup at 6am for the safari at Minneriya National Park. We went through the entrance gate at 6:30; there was no other jeep i Posted by LBanner1411 in One Country At A Time - Summer 2019 | Aug 9, 2019
  • Trincomalee, Sri LankaDAY THIRTY NINE- Tuesday Today we were making the biggest journey of the trip in Sri Lanka to Trincomalee: from Arugam Bay it was 210km. We initially planned to catch two buses. However, the only bus to the half way Posted by LBanner1411 in One Country At A Time - Summer 2019 | Aug 3, 2019
  • Arugam Bay, Sri LankaDAY THIRTY SEVEN - Sunday Despite seeing the cobra the night before, we woke up from a good night’s sleep and went for breakfast. Three big grey langur monkeys came running past us through the camp whilst we were sat eating Posted by LBanner1411 in One Country At A Time - Summer 2019 | Aug 1, 2019
  • Udawalawe and Yala, Sri LankaDAY THIRTY FIVE- Friday We decided to brave it and attempt to use public transport from Ella to reach our next destination in Udawalawe (with Will’s assurance). Will served us an early breakfast of hoppers and fruit (this my favourite Sri Posted by LBanner1411 in One Country At A Time - Summer 2019 | Jul 29, 2019
  • last hours on the mainlandSleeping in was just the thing we wanted to do the most, but on the other hand, we also wanted to see stilt fishing since this was well known for the country and we felt we didn't seen enough of Posted by Ils1976 in Sri Lanka & Maldives | Jul 28, 2019
  • to the beach it isAs we woke up after yet another early wake up call, it was a bit strange to see lots of fog and clouds instead of the sun of the last week. It was just a constant reminder that we were Posted by Ils1976 in Sri Lanka & Maldives | Jul 28, 2019
  • onto higher grounds!The early bird catches the worm they always say and indeed, after a few early mornings, it seemed that I slowly was getting used to it, unlike my buddy Tania, who woke up a little bit feverish. Although we bought Posted by Ils1976 in Sri Lanka & Maldives | Jul 28, 2019
  • a day exploring the cityJust like yesterday, today we had an early wake up call and to tell you the truth, this hurted a bit, especially when you know I only had a few hours of sleep, but on the other hand, we were Posted by Ils1976 in Sri Lanka & Maldives | Jul 28, 2019
  • road tripping!Sadly enough sleeping in was out of the question today coz for our little group it was more than time to leave the beautiful region of Sigiriya behind us. It was time to move on and exactly at 7 AM, Posted by Ils1976 in Sri Lanka & Maldives | Jul 28, 2019
  • a bit of everything in a dayUnlike the previous days, today we had more or less a very relaxing day. This we already noticed in the beginning of our trip when we looked at all the places we were going to visit and for once I Posted by Ils1976 in Sri Lanka & Maldives | Jul 28, 2019
  • day filled with highlightsAnother early day awaited us, but this time the AC had nothing to do with it and unlike the previous hotel in Hendala, this time we had the opportunity to turn off the AC, as we did as soon as Posted by Ils1976 in Sri Lanka & Maldives | Jul 28, 2019
  • on the moveAnother cold night awaited us, but for some reason with loads of stuff on my bedsheet, I managed to sleep for just a litlle while. Needless to say, the both of us were up by the crack of dawn and Posted by Ils1976 in Sri Lanka & Maldives | Jul 28, 2019
  • relaxing is the key word todayAirco, what can I say about that ... a contraption made by man assuming that it would help man cool down when he's having trouble with heat. I guess this is somewhat true but for me this is the most Posted by Ils1976 in Sri Lanka & Maldives | Jul 28, 2019
  • Ella, Sri LankaDAY THIRTY TWO - Tuesday We woke up early to grab breakfast at the hotel before getting a tuktuk to Kandy train station. It was a feast, consisting of omelette, coconut curry, Dahl and biscuits (like flat scones) with jam and Posted by LBanner1411 in One Country At A Time - Summer 2019 | Jul 26, 2019
  • Ambalandgoda, Sri Lanka - PMGYPMGY Volunteer Project in Ambalandgoda I stayed in a volunteer house in a small coastal town, Ambalandgoda, in the south of Sri Lanka, to undertake a project at the Sea Turtle Conservation. The town is beautiful and rural with no Posted by LBanner1411 in One Country At A Time - Summer 2019 | Jul 20, 2019
  • Sri Lanka - Kandy/Nogumbo[float=right][/float] The slow train ride from Ella to Kandy was long and beautiful. The train snaked thro Posted by philosipha in A Million Smiles Away | May 21, 2019
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