Sri Lanka

Foreign festivities

Foreign festivities

I was never looking forward to having Christmas away from home. Everyone who knows me knows that I am Mrs Christmas and the only place I want to be is at my parents house eating way too many pigs in blankets. This year though I […]

Buddhas & Boulders

Buddhas & Boulders

Kandy is known as the culture capital of Sri Lanka but I will remember it as the Buddhist capital. Everywhere you look there is either a statue of the Buddha or pilgrims dressed entirely in white indulging in the many Buddhist temples and festivities. This […]

Bella Ella

Bella Ella

Ella is a beautiful area in the hill country but has a very loud and busy road running right through the centre of town. Thankfully we stayed up in the hills overlooking this beautiful waterfall from our balconies. There are only a handful of trains […]

You herd

You herd

On our way North we stopped off in Uda Walawe, one of Sri Lanka’s many National parks. This one in particular is known for its elephants. This man meant business. I think the team of photographers knitted out in camo with the biggest lenses I’ve […]

Hello Sri Lanka!

Hello Sri Lanka!

Flying out of India and into Sri Lanka felt so good! Especially knowing that my parents were on the other side! I was so happy to see them coming out of the departure gates, although my mum’sĀ first words were “Hia love, your father’s just been […]