Our last few days in Negombo

The journey to Negombo took most of our day up and this bus was the most cramped I’ve been on so far. After a dinner at a restaurant close to

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Dancers, Flowers and the Temple of the Tooth in Kandyland

Total Distance: 0 miles / 0 kmMouse: 0,0 Dancers, Flowers and the Temple of the Tooth in Kandyland: Most tourist spots have their short list of go-to suggestions, and the

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Batticaloa!

Total Distance: 0 miles / 0 kmMouse: 0,0 Batticaloa! Riding through the countryside approaching Batticaloa was like the approach to Jaffna. Destroyed buildings all along the way. Who was there

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Old Sinhalese Capitals

The woman enters sparingly in the old temple, bows her head respectfully in front of Bodhisattva’s statue, she leaves some flowers and sets a thin smouldering incense sticks that immediately

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The Beach Tour – Sri Lanka 2013 – Old Forts, Crabby Dinner and Ahhhh…..

Yesterday’s bike part search was a success! Barry managed to get his bike fixed, and we managed to improvise a part for my handlebar bag so we are all good

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A nice side trip to the hill country

As we were leaving our resort in Uda Walawae for Nuwara Eliyia, a tour bus showed up with Hebrew on the side it it. It made me wonder why they

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Dambulla Market

Another bus journey today to Dambulla so stocked up at one of the local bakeries for breakfast/brunch/lunch. One of the best discoveries I’ve made so far in Sri Lanka is

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Sri Lanka 2013 Blog 3 Heritance Kandalama to Kandy via Sigiriya

Note: if you double click on any of the pictures you will be transferred to the picture gallery where they will be enlarged to half page size. Monday 2nd December:

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The Pink Elephant

Walking along the train tracks in Lovinia heading to the train station, dripping with sweat, we bypassed the beach with its crashing waves. Our group had expanded from 3 to

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