Sri Lanka: Galle Fort, Unawatuna Beach & A Life Changing Moment

Hi Guys, Today’s post is all about the day when we did a roadtrip along the coast of Sri Lanka. We spent an entire day (kind of 8-6) exploring Galle, Unawatuna and a few places in between Bentota and Unawatuna. Distance: Bentota to Galle: 70 KMS approx. Galle to Unawatuna: 6 KMS approx. Road Condition: Wonderful Route: Pretty straight forward. Bentota-Induruwa-Hikkadua-Galle-Unawatuna

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Bentota River Safari & A Cancelled Plan

Hi Guys, Before I get started, let me do some promotional work 😀 😀  All right, so the 2nd video is up on my Youtube channel Shanta Tomar and you can watch it right here ↓ If you watch my videos on Youtube, do not forget to switch them to better quality as all of our videos are  shot on high quality 🙂 Okay, now let’s move on to the details. About the plan:  We had crossed the bridge at Bentota River several times. The river is huge and the bridge, long. With coconut trees swaying with the wind on both …

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Sri Lanka: Skater Dress & Golden Sands

A tropical escape to Sri Lanka. Surrounded by pristine beaches, lush green and wonderful people; our stay in the lovely country was nothing short of a dream vacation. In an effort to pack light, I mostly packed dresses and playsuits this time and left most of my clothes I knew I would not wear, at home. Our first day was spent in transit. Upon arrival at the Sri Lanka airport, we were comfortably shifted to our hotel (some 110 KMS away from the airport). A gush of rain met us halfway and it made the remaining part of our road …

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“Traveller Interview” with Seatback Upright

This week, Traveller Interview features Saakshi and Vivek of seatbackupright.com. You can check out their blog at http://www.seatbackupright.com/  and their Instagram page at  https://www.instagram.com/seatback_upright/ Please let us know a little bit about yourself: Hello! We are Saakshi & Vivek, travel enthusiasts, food lovers, sunset chasers and adventure seekers. I (Saakshi) am a dentist and Vivek is a banker. Our work gives us satisfaction while traveling fills our souls. We firmly believe in Work. Save. Travel. Repeat. Traveling to us is looking for new experiences, culture, off beat destinations, pushing our boundaries and getting out of our comfort zone. With each travel, …

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Sri Lanka: Postcards From Paradise

While the sunrise dramatically unfolded the intense colors of a cloudy sky, the last hour of sunlight transformed the waves crashing against the shore into fiery prisms. The coconut saplings planted along the borders of the beach side resorts, the king coconuts warmly decorating the sides of the curvy road, the red coaches of the famous Sri Lanka train passing by every evening with that horn that induced nostalgia, the mangroves sitting calmly along the Bentota river are only a few of the many elements that come together to make Sri Lanka a “Masterpiece”. Hello Everyone, we are back from …

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