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Sri Lanka 2017 Pt IV: Dambulla & Some Wild Elephants

Twelve hours on the road. That’s how long we’d been out on this epic day trip visiting the Ancient Cities and that was before we even got to the Royal Rock Temple in Dambulla  for our final stop! My wife … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka 2017 Pt III: Sigiriya Rock

  Tell someone that there’s a huge rock in the middle of a country and chances are they will assume you’re talking about Ayers Rock (Uluru) in Australia. However, that is also the case with Sigiriya which plays host to a … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka 2017 Pt II: Polunnaruwa

  The Ancient Cities of Sri Lanka was what I was most excited about seeing before our visit but I had to be patient. Day one was always likely to be just getting settled and looking around Kandy and so … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka 2017 Pt I: Kandy

  The idea of visiting this island country was never really on my radar until early last year when my wife stated her intention to go there. That set me off and I bought the guidebook, started planning and soon … Continue reading

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