We took a trip for a few days to the Cameron Highlands in Malaysia, escaping the hot humid weather for cool climates as we explored the mountains, and drank some lovely tea at the tea plantations.
After Udawalawe we made our way back to Matara by bus, same journey as it was on the way there although the bus was busier. We only spent an hour in the town of Matara before heading to the apartment … Continued
We spent 3 weeks travelling around Sri Lanka, it was the first main stop on our journey, other than the 14 hour stopover in Dubai. Our route: Colombo- Aluthgama- Bentota- Galle- Mirissa- Udawalawe- Matara- Dehiwala- Kandy- Negombo- Airport We took … Continued
Thinking of visiting Sri Lanka? Here is our experience of the the beautiful country with some tips to help you during your stay. 1. Visa Requirements We are both British citizens so for us we needed to pay $35 … Continued
Encounters with Strangers 10th September, Colombo Before setting off on our trip Sassi took to the internet to find out whether there were any English speaking church services in Colombo, Sri Lanka. After a little research there was a Baptist … Continued
So we left Mirissa, and lucky for us the owner of the apartment was happy to give us a lift to Matara Bus station (it is pronounced maaaatra, I kept staying it incorrectly) which was about 15-20 minutes tuk tuk … Continued
REDHILL! Now for those of you that don’t know what Redhill is, well it is a town in Surrey, UK. 3 years ago I had very little knowledge about where or what REDHILL was, was it a hill that was … Continued