1- Don’t take Tuk Tuks that don’t have metres. While in Colombo it became quickly apparent that Tuk Tuks without metres were going to cost far more than ones that had them. As a tourist you have no clue what the local price is and even if you knew it’s unlikely they would comply because… Continue reading 5 Things Not To Do In Sri Lanka
30th May- Matara Today the plan was to go to the Star Fort, visit the Nandana Tea Factory and find time in between to exchange money. After, once again the same breakfast of fried eggs, fruit, toast and tea, we headed off to the Star Fort. While it’s original name, Redoute Van Eck, was given… Continue reading Hello Sri Lanka!
28th May- Udawalawe Today was all about the safari. While planning our trip to Sri Lanka we specifically went out of our way to make sure we go to this specific place. While our whole trip was spent along the south coast other than Colombo where we arrived, the national park was further north, an… Continue reading Hello Sri Lanka!
27th May- Unawatuna to Udawalawe Today was a relatively easy day with the only hardship being the long car ride to Udawalawe where we planned to visit the National Park for a safari. According to my knowledge it’s meant to be the biggest and most famous National Park in Sri Lanka so we were very… Continue reading Hello Sri Lanka!
26th May- Unawatuna Today the plan was to go to the Sea Turtle Farm and Hatchery then to the Unawatuna Lagoon Canoeing Excursion. Doing these two activities was supposed to cross off everything on our list leaving us with around half a day to just be lazy and relax so we started the day with… Continue reading Hello Sri Lanka!
25th May- Unawatuna Today began in a rush. We realised a little too late that yoga was at 9:30 and breakfast was at 8:30. This resulted in us scoffing down our breakfast and praying that our tuk tuk would arrive on time. Thankfully, not only did our tuk tuk arrive on time but we also… Continue reading Hello Sri Lanka!
24th May- Unawatuna Today wasn’t as easy going as it was planned to be. The day was to be spent at Galle Fort; sight-see, walk around for a bit then head back home for a nap to make up for the lack of sleep and then have dinner to call it a day. Practically, it… Continue reading Hello Sri Lanka!