Day 8 & 9 – Exploring Nuwara Eliya (‘Little England’)

Day 8 & 9 – Exploring Nuwara Eliya (‘Little England’)

The train ride between Kandy and Ella is notoriously known amongst travellers to be one of the most scenic train rides and obviously then a ‘must do’. I hadn’t seen so many travellers in Sri Lanka until I got to the station and they were all trying to either get to Ella or Colombo and … Read More

Day 7 – Finding quiet in Kandy, visiting the creepiest hotel and getting an Ayurvedic treatment

Day 7 – Finding quiet in Kandy, visiting the creepiest hotel and getting an Ayurvedic treatment

Well what do you know, it’s my THIRD night in Kandy! What a day I’ve had and it’s been the most enjoyable one of the three full days I’ve spent here. I got to try more Sri Lankan cuisine, had more conversations with locals and discovered some interesting places. Udawattakele Royal Forest Park I’m SO … Read More

Day 5 – One night only in Kandy please

Day 5 – One night only in Kandy please

Really not the type of place I want to stay in at all. It’s a big, bustling, polluted, and congested city full of traffic and people. Besides the botanic gardens and the temple of the tooth (neither of which appealed to me to visit), there’s not much else in Kandy. I’m quite disappointed considering my … Read More