The place I most wanted to see on Sri Lanka. Sigiriya Rock Fortress. The setting of the 80's classic, Save a Prayer by the new romantic teen idols, Duran Duran. Got up super early to be greeted by the worst driver in Sri Lanka. This combined with Kit having yoghurt for breakfast, only led to … Continue reading Sigiriya Rock Fortress
We took a visit to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth in Kandy. Said to contain the relic of the tooth of Buddha. Magnificent temple set in acres of land right in the middle of Kandy. Tooth ceremonies are held a few time a day, and the place is packed with tourists all trying to … Continue reading Temple of the sacred tooth
Newly completed multipurpose tower is the highest independently supported structure in South Asia. Beautiful to look at, and the picture does not do it justice. As you ride around the city it comes in and out of view framed by different buildings.