Tag Archives: Sri Lanka

World Trip 2016: Day 34-35 – Hikkaduwa to Melbourne, Australia

The long trip home included a 3 hour car from Hikkaduwa to Colombo, a 3 hour 10 minute flight from Colombo to Singapore and finally a 7 hour 25 minute flight from Singapore to Melbourne. I had organised a private … Continue reading

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World Trip 2016: Day 33 – Hikkaduwa and Mirissa, Sri Lanka

Wednesday 10 August 2016.  Photos and Videos. Highlights: Whale and Turtle Watching, Exploring the Galle Fort. Today was my last full day in Sri Lanka before I begin the long journey home tomorrow and I wanted to make the most … Continue reading

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World Trip 2016: Day 32 – Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka

Tuesday 09 August 2016.  Photos and Videos. A free and easy day watching the Olympics, visiting the beach, packing and checking my gifts, and starting to plan for my next trip to Africa hopefully in late 2017.

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World Trip 2016: Day 30 – Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka

07 August 2016.  Photos and Videos. Highlights: Sri Lankan Massage Today was supposed to be the fourth day of the Sri Lanka versus Australia second Test Match but Australia couldn’t manage to survive that long.  As a result today turned into … Continue reading

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World Trip 2016: Day 29 – Galle and Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka

Saturday 7 August 2016.  Photos and Videos. Highlights: Sri Lanka Vs Australia Test Match, Galle Fort Today was the day I got to do an activity that I planned my entire 2016 world trip around,the Sri Lanka versus Australia Second … Continue reading

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World Trip 2016: Day 28 – Udawalawe to Colombo, Sri Lanka

Friday 5 August 2016.  Photos and Videos. Highlights: Exploring a working gem mine, Independance Square, Gangaramaya Temple, Galle Face (shore of Colombo). The last day with the full tour group before the cricket add on starts tomorrow.  Based on the … Continue reading

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World Trip 2016: Day 27 – Nuwara Eliya to Udawalawe, Sri Lanka

Thursday 4 August 2016.  Photos and Videos. Highlights: Baby Elephant Sanctuary, Udawalawe National Park Safari For the first time in 27 days I wake up with a chill in the air and some cold rain clouds gathering.  Nuwara Eliya really … Continue reading

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