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Sri Lanka Day 9 – Tangalle

Tamil and Sinhalese New Year.  Woke with an Arak hangover – not pleasant – then had breakfast and a pot…

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Sri Lanka Day 8 – Ella to Tangalle

Woke at 7:30, and had breakfast on the balcony again.  Tea has never tasted so good.  I then met Tomeck…

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Sri Lanka Day 7 – Ella

Easter Sunday.  7 years ago, I started living in Asia, so that’s when it started to mean nothing to me. …

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Sri Lanka Day 6 – Kandy – Ella

Woke at 7, had a poor buffet-style breakfast, then hopped in a tuk-tuk to the train station.  I bought a…

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Sri Lanka Day 5 – Kandy

Good Friday, and it was indeed splendid.  I woke at 6:30am for a 7:00am breakfast (starting to enjoy early starts!),…

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Sri Lanka Day 4 – Polonnaruwa – Dambulla – Sigiriya

6:00 wake up….very unlike me.  A simple 6:30am breakfast followed.  Checked out and went with a Sri Lankan couple to…

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Sri Lanka Day 3 – Colombo to Polonnaruwa

Woke early to go to Fort train station to get a train to Polonnaruwa.  It was pretty chaotic at 7:45am. …

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Sri Lanka Day 2 – Colombo

Woke at 9am feeling absolutely exhausted, but managed to get down to breakfast.  The dining area commands an impressive view…

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Sri Lanka Day 1 – Colombo

After a rather busy day doing things that should have been done ages ago, I realised I had 30 minutes…

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