Climbing Adam’s Peak, Sri Lanka

By | May 31st, 2011|Sri Lanka|

Adam's Peak is a 2,243 metres (7,359 ft) tall conical mountain located in central Sri Lanka. It is well-known for the Sri Pada "sacred footprint", a 1.8 metres (5 ft 11 in) rock formation near the summit, in Buddhist tradition it is held to be the footprint of the Buddha, in Hindu tradition that of Shiva and in Muslim and Christian [...]

Sri Lanka pt8 – Time to go

By | November 29th, 2006|Sri Lanka, Travel|

…. I’M IN A GLASS CAGE OF EMOTION!!! That’s it, all done at travelers, one more night then off to Thailand. Don’t think I’ve ever been this nervous about anything, actually feel quite sick … but I doubt you wanted to know that. Just said goodbye to Samie, she’s off home and now I’m on [...]

Sri Lanka pt7 – Back to Ja Ela

By | November 23rd, 2006|Sri Lanka, Travel|

Hello once again ladies & gents, boys and girls. As I sit writing this, watching rangers score a last minute winner over Cardiff (had to get that in! It was on TV too so everyone could see it, HA!) … I am once again back in Ja Ela, having arrived back in Sri Lanka yesterday [...]

Sri Lanka Pt6 – Hikkaduwa and India

By | October 12th, 2006|Sri Lanka, Travel|

Six weeks are up, off to India on Sunday. Pretty much ready to leave, think 6 weeks was about right. Dunno if I’ll stick out 6 weeks in India though, might try to get to Thailand a week or so earlier than originally planned. Suppose that’s a bit naïve, India could be awesome. So carrying [...]