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  • BuddhalandDambulla, Sri Lanka Friday, 15 February 2019 Before I left Kandy I decided to send a text message to Sisira, the tuk-tuk driver who rescued me after I got off the train at Katugastota because the platform at Mawilmada was too Posted by urbanreverie in Urban Reverie's Travels | Feb 16, 2019
  • The sacred toothacheKandy, Sri Lanka Thursday, 14 February 2019 I started the day with another tiring, uncomfortable walk down the hill to Katugastota Bridge to catch a bus into town. The sub-arterial road the guest house is located on has some buses but Posted by urbanreverie in Urban Reverie's Travels | Feb 15, 2019
  • Kandy crushKandy, Sri Lanka Wednesday, 13 February 2019 It would be boring if the whole world was perfect. If every place was good, how would you determine if it was good? What would the yardstick be that you could use to measure the Posted by urbanreverie in Urban Reverie's Travels | Feb 14, 2019
  • Back to NatureA reasonable 8am start today following a good nights sleep at the Hill Top Hotel which was nice but a little basic. We drove out of Kandy and Ruan stopped at the top of a hill that overlooked the city Posted by AmyHB in Our Honeymoon | Sep 29, 2017
  • JAN 22 ELLA TO KANDY BY TRAINTRAIN TRAVEL We are sad to leave Ella. Nuli has been such a sweet host. But we are excited to ride the rails. The train station at Ella is an old colonial structure built to transport tea to Colombo for export. Posted by RDILL in SRI LANKA / MALDIVES 2016 | Jan 22, 2016
  • On the road again.Last night in Kandy. We took a good look around the city during the day and then we dined in the equivalent of an Indian McDonald's -full on veggie food- we spent about 1200 rupees on the whole lot. That's Posted by goldenmaverick in There and back again | Jul 28, 2015
  • It's like KandyWe spent three days in Negombo and delightful they were. Day two saw us take a trip to Negombo beach which was less than impressive. A big rip tide and two drownings occurred the day before we were there. The Posted by goldenmaverick in There and back again | Jul 26, 2015
  • BOOKED!The third time of seeing the flights infant of my on my mac screen i did it. It was gone 11pm and i just thought do it. I was doing it alone but when else was i going to have Posted by Tribuzio in My gap fortnight and a half! | Jun 8, 2015
  • 2) Sri Lanka==Sri Lanka== I like Sri Lanka. It's kind of an upmarket India where people have mostly learnt to put their rubbish in the bin and not on the floor. It also seems that more people have at least something, whereas Posted by jayandmat2015 in Jay & Mat's Travel Blog | Mar 10, 2015
  • Kandy, Dambulla and sigiriyaKandy is the second biggest town in Sri Lanka and is in the middle of the hill country so we travelled from Nuwara Eliya to Kandy on the train to enjoy the tea plantation views. The views are stunning and Posted by bloorsontour in Bloors on Tour | Jun 15, 2014
  • Train From Ella is Spectacular but Nothing Beats a Good TukAs we’re nearing the end of our time in Sri Lanka I thought I’d write about the different types of public transport we’ve experienced in the country. The main mode of tourist transport is the Tuk Tuk. Now if you Posted by JonAndSara in A Long Way For Dumplings | Apr 20, 2014
  • Sri Lanka - Buddhism and More===Negombo to Anuradhapura=== Our first night was in Negombo, which is a small coastal town with colourful fishing boats and palm fringe on its beach. The next morning we set off and stopped at the bustling fish market with its laden Posted by Chris Cox in Sri Lanka - Buddhism and More | Apr 15, 2014
  • KandyIt felt good to get back to the hustle and bustle of city life. We arrived around lunchtime so set off around the lake to hunt down the hotel we had in mind. Found a little cafe on the side Posted by gonetravelling in Travelling Jane and James 2014 | Apr 6, 2014
  • Exploring the Buddha Tooth Temple and the town of KandyWe clambered down our giant hill this morning in search of some cheap breakfast. It doesn't take long to walk into town from the hill where all the budget accommodation is and we found a tiny vegetarian place called Bagjis Posted by Chelsandliam in Powered by Noodles | Sep 12, 2013
  • Kandy, Our Cool Hilltop Retreat. We had decided to get the local bus from Negombo to Kandy and so checked out promptly and went for some breakfast at a small local restaurant. We were immediately approached by a tuk-tuk driver who had seen we had Posted by Chelsandliam in Powered by Noodles | Sep 10, 2013
  • Living on the EdgeAlain and I arrived in Sri Lanka to a warm welcome in Negombo, a small city close to the Colombo airport. We were greeted at our guesthouse by Pathoum (pronounced 'Pa-toom') who scooped up our bags and told us Posted by Travelosophy in Views from the Road | Feb 15, 2013
  • Chapter thirty four - KandyDay 131: Kandy, Sri Lanka 08/02/2012 Get up and go early doors. Being sat idle this close to the beach is killing us as we wait for our skin to recover fully. Pick up some breakfast from the bakers and catch Posted by tevs in Unbelievable trekkers | Feb 14, 2012
  • Sri Lanka Solo Colombo: The hustle and bustle of Colombo was music to my ears after the comparatively orderly Malaysia. Staying in my friends apartment in Dehiwala was a good way to get a taste of local life. Each morning began with a Posted by Jhaniaruby in Sri Lanka Solo | Jan 4, 2012
  • Heading for the hillsAfter descending from the caves in Dambulla we grabbed our bags and took a bus to Kandy. This is at the start of the Hill Country, and was noticeably cooler than the other places we’d been. We’d booked to stay Posted by ClareAndTom in Just a big holiday | Jul 25, 2011
  • Sri Lankan Hill CountryOk so I know I have a lot to catch up on, and I will cover it all eventually! The internet situation in Sri Lanka wasn't that great so over the next while you will probably see a lot of Posted by suzebert in South East Asian Persuasion | Dec 19, 2010

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