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Day 52: Train through highlands

Train travel in Sri Lanka is really great and fun experience! There is something so wright and natural in it! Today i had a scenic and very famous train ride from Kandy to the highlands. That’s one of the most […]

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Day 51: Kandy

I love that cute name of the city – Kandy! It feels like i just eat a good and colourful lollipop ! So today i will check my sweet tooth and discover the city! If speaking about tooth: it’s the […]

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Day 50: Going to Kandy

Morning bus brought me to Kandy. I’m really surprised how easy it is to travel in Sri Lanka. I even don’t research it ahead of time, just asked and go. All i have is rough idea of iternerary. The only […]

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Day 49: Pollonaruwa

I’m feeling myself like male impersonation of Lara Kroft with all that mysterious cities of the past, which i explore in Sri Lanka! I mean, there should be some hidden treasures to find! If seriously, today I explored one more […]

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Day 48: Chill day

Would you go these stairs? My current pic is from yesterday. This is the stairs on the Lyon rock, which leads to the top. Little scary if you are afraid of hights like i do! Today i decided to take […]

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Day 47: Sigiria

Sigiria is famous with it’s 200m tall Lyon rock with the fortress ruins on top of it. Which sounds really fantastic! There is no road to get to the top, the only way is tiny staircase literally hitched on the […]

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Day 46: Danbulla

2-hours by local bus from Anuradhapura brought me to Danbulla. It’s another small town right in the heart of Sri Lanka. My hotel gave me a very warm welcome. I guess it is one of the most cool cheap hotels […]

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Day 45: Anuradhapura

Today was one of the most interesting day since the start of my journey! Anuradhapura is an ancient city in Sri Lanka, which was excavated not long ago and also UNESCO World Heritage site. It’s a real ex-city, which is […]

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Day 44: Train to Anuradhapura

After long night sleep i had an afternoon train to Anuradhapura. That train got no reserved cars, so the only option i got – is taking 3rd class general tickets. And, voila, the cashier at the train station played first […]

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Day 43: Sri Lanka

Hi, Colombo! Connection flight from Goa brought me to Sri Lanka after midnight! My visa was already bought and approved online while i was India, so all the formalities went very quickly. After regular search for taxis with very little […]

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