Signs of Sri Lanka 2/6 – assorted

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from the corner room you can see both sunrise and sunset

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I am assuming this guy is famous in Sri Lanka

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many signs are in three languages – luckily I understand one of them

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Sri Lankan flag on the fort

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on one of the buildings in Galle

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They put powerpoints in the most inconvenient of places. They, with all the adapters needed one must improvise.

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on a hill on the outskirts of Kandy

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I stay in only the best places

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not much left of these ruins. The sign was more interesting.

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fishing boats

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Most of Trincomalee was flat – but you had to climb a hill to the Hindu temple

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Where I stayed in Anuradhapura – the only place I would recommend.

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You sometimes found EU or UN vehicles around the place

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Who’d have thought?

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fishing boats at Jaffna

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I read the local paper at the Jaffna Puclic Library – after which people thought the country was dangerous

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by the way, “hotel” can mean, “restaurant”. Still, nothing to do with Rolex watches.

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I never did get to see a school feeding

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I did my best on this

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I think Henry’s spelling is better than this.

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A typical fence using palmrya fronds

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I enjoyed staying here, but had to watch out for the electricity police. As soon as I stepped out of the room the owner would leap to the outside electricity meter and turn the power to the air-con off. It took lots of messing around to try and get the hot water for the shower to work, and I couldn’t. He had that turned off too. So then I knew how to turn everything on.

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Ah, election time

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