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Where I Stayed in Dambulla: Heritance Kandalama

May 5, 2014
Heritance Kandalama
After an extremely long day (4-hour flight + 2-hr safari + 9-hr drive with a few stops in between), we finally arrived at Heritance Kandalama which will be our first hotel for an 8-day trip to Sri Lanka. The entrance of the hotel with boulders of rocks surrounding it gives you an impression that you’re going into a cave which is actually what this property is famous for. The architect, Geoffrey Banwa, blended

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Things To Do in Sri Lanka: Climb the Sigiriya Rock Fortress

May 4, 2014
Sigiriya Rock Fortress
Isn’t it a beauty from afar? Climbing the Sigiriya Rock Fortress was probably the most ambitious feat of our Sri Lankan journey I must say. We did it the very next day of our arrival in Sri Lanka with not much of sleep and time for a rest. My mind was still a bit hazy from the lack of sleep when we reached the Rock Fortress site, it was around 0830hrs but the site was already quite packed. After a short toile

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