Myself and another one of my best gals Mel went to Sri Lanka in February 2019 with our University and it was an amazing trip that you can read all about here! So I decided what better way to reminisce, especially during lockdown and everything going on in the world, than our top 10 picturesContinue reading “#Throwback Sri Lanka 2019 – Our top 20 pictures!”
This is the final video in the series! This one was mainly B roll from my phone! So enjoy these final extracts from my trip of the lagoons and other magical Sri Lankan Moments!
When we were ready to leave Kandy and head back to Colombo we were getting the train! This was something we had all been really looking forward too as for starters it wasn’t the coach! And it was a long old coach ride back, so to get the train was a nice refresher. The journeyContinue reading “Sri Lanka – Experiencing the Train from Kandy back to Colombo!”
This day was a free day and we very much enjoyed relaxing and it was also SAREE DAY! I had been so excited for this day the moment I got my Saree at the start of the trip. My Saree was light and dark blue and made of the most beautiful silk. I had aContinue reading “Sri Lanka – Saree Fittings & Mahaweli Reach”
In this video we conquered Sri Pada, or Adams Peak! And then we got a train back to Negombo which was an experience and a half! Please do enjoy the end of our trip below!
YAAAAS WE CLIMBED A FUCK OF HUGE MOUNTAIN!!!! Climbing Adams Peak was definitely one of the larger achievements in life check the video below for a real insight into how it was! VIDEO HERE With over 5000 steps, it one was hell of a walk up there! We got on the bus about 10pm atContinue reading “Sri Lanka – ADAM’S PEAK, SRI PADA”
The Tea Plantation We headed in our busloads to a small tea plantation based about 40 minutes outside of Kandy. It was certainly an experience I don’t think a lot of us were ready for. As we arrived we were lead down a set of stairs over to a populated area where we were then broughtContinue reading “Sri Lanka – My First Exposure to Modern Day Slavery & The Devastating Reality”
So today is a free half day, with some scheduled excursions first followed by a free afternoon! And wow did we do some exploring, I urge you to watch the YouTube footage because it was all so beautiful and amazing. We woke up and headed over to our usual breakfast spot located directly across theContinue reading “Sri Lanka – DISCOVERING KANDY”
Our day heading into Colombo City! I realise I got a bit too keen and posted about how we had headed to Kandy before I was finished with the posts from Colombo, so, Enjoy! We all jumped on the bus the next morning and headed our way into Colombo, Sri Lanka! The plans for theContinue reading “Sri Lanka – Sri Lankan Disaster Management Centre & Colombo”
Negombo Lagoons! We were finally recovered from travel and getting into Crisis and Disaster mode! Our first trip was to the Negombo Lagoons. What are these Lagoons? The water comes in from a small entry up the north of the lagoons and assists with the grasslands, fish markets, rice paddies and coconut plantations! It isContinue reading “Sri Lanka – Negombo Lagoons, Beautiful Temples & A Wounded Big Toe.”