Travel Tip: Find an anchor point and defend it

From Mirissa, we decided to take a 5-hour bus to Ella, as our entry point into the Hill Country. The bus, originating in Galle, passed through Mirissa, so we knew we would be jumping onto already full bus. Our worst expectations were confirmed, but from the experience I have learnt the cardinal rules for travelling … More Travel Tip: Find an anchor point and defend it

UNESCO Heritage Site #88: Sinharaja Rainforest

From Galle, we took a bus to Mirissa, where through the kind and accommodating hotel owner, we were able to rent a scooter (without all the fuss associated with the International driving license, which seemed like a bureaucratic nightmare to get). While the detail-oriented travel researcher in me loves working with the constraints of timetables … More UNESCO Heritage Site #88: Sinharaja Rainforest