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Time for tea

I meant to post this before Magical Yala…

The tea pickers in Sri Lanka who toil all day in the hot sun are just one part of the long process of turning tips into tea. 501 more words

Sri Lanka

Asia/Africa Cruise - Singapore to Mumbai

Our 12-hour flight from Vancouver to Taipei was delayed just over an hour because neither of the two air traffic transponders on the plane were working. 2,341 more words


Current Destination: Sri Lanka

Yala Fisherman’s Huts

Village Man


Snake Charmer Sigiriya

Snake Handler Sigiyira

Raglan Tea Picker

Dambulla Temple

Yala Coast, Sri Lanka

Village Boy

Train to Nuwara Eliya… 59 more words

Travel Theme: Centre

(This post is linked to Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Centre)

Here are some photos taken from my travels for the theme Centre: 28 more words


The Language tussle over the national anthem

The Story behind the Sri Lankan National Anthem

A nation without a National Anthem

[1]Under the British Boot, Sri Lankans had no option but to adapt the British National Anthem, “God Save the King/Queen”. 2,965 more words

Sri Lanka

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

Having been to Sri Lanka as a young child all I recalled about it was a dancing elephant and a highly talkative cockatoo. So when I got the chance to revisit it again as an adult with one of my closest friends it was only natural that the… 222 more words