Sri Lanka – January 3, 2018

Champika is due to pick me up at 8:00. At 7:00am I do my stomach crunches, take a shower, pack my large bag. Since I am on the third floor I might as well bring something with me so take it with me to breakfast and leave it near the office. There is no threat that...

Sri Lanka – January 2, 2018

Aside: Here are some random things I have learned about Sri Lanka and it’s history that I have noted in my phone and failed to include in my log. My guide in Yala was Nissanka I badly misspelled it in the log earlier just went back and fixed it. Champika reports that...

Sri Lanka – January 1, 2018

I awaken at 5:00 am and create a separate file with the recipes and type up my notes.  I take a short nap before I go down for breakfast. Again I have had more than 8 hours of sleep!! This time I ask for the omelet to have both onion and tomato and it is much better I...

Sri Lanka – December 31, 2017

Aside: Lots of dog bites. I met two tourists who had to take rabies medicine because they were bitten. Nine hours of glorious sleep.  This place is really comfortable!! Getting ready to go down for breakfast it’s almost 7:00 AM.  The breakfast is ok not great. The...

Sri Lanka – December 30, 2017

Champika is returning on the bus from Colombo today at 10:30 am.  I have slept for 6½ hours it’s enough I am not tired.  I go down to breakfast and once again I have an omelet and toast made from fresh baked bread.  I strike up a conversation with a 26 year old from...

Sri Lanka – December 29, 2017

Lazy day.  9:15am Breakfast at a table on the beach. Nice eye candy. A family perhaps from Sweden with three daughters my guess in there 20’s all with exceptionally attractive figures and acceptably pretty faces wearing bikinis is between the beach and me.  An even...