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To the Ends of the World...

… A whole village stretched before us… Swallowed up by the encroaching sand and jungle, the village was completely deserted apart from a colony of monkeys . 729 more words



A small Christian community in Sri Lanka is not giving up on their worship services even after a gang of Buddhist radicals destroyed their church last week. 338 more words


A Sri Lankan Style Guide

I made a big style statement today: I bought a pair of flip-flops.

Last year, after I got my foot bitten by a venomous – though far from lethal, to me at least – spider, Sera suggested I should get a pair of flip-flops to replace my all-terrain, world-conquering, expedition-tested, ergonomically-designed but spider harbouring sandals. 1,090 more words

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Kottu is a spicy tasty quick food here in Sri Lanka that is quite delish.  I have not had it many times in my nearly 4 months of being here (fat content can be high!) but tonight in Anuradhapura, we decided to grab one for dinner at a little hole in the wall opposite the Jumma Mosque situated close to the Police Station… 241 more words

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Sri Lankan Angels

Along our journey, we met some truly amazing people! Some of them were fellow travelers, some were locals. I mentioned in a previous post how much the people of Sri Lanka ended up transforming my opinion of their country for the better. 1,527 more words

Cultural Exchange

Sri Lankan Dahl

A few years ago I travelled/ate my way through Sri Lanka with my sister, Travelling Yoga Girl and best friend, Francesca. The food was insanely good with similar flavours to that of South India but with their own touch, often using coconut milk and a variety of spices. 496 more words