Nilaveli & Sigiriya | Sri Lanka

28 May 2015 – 31 May 2015 It took almost all day to travel from Jaffna in the north to Nilaveli Beach on the east coast. We took a train Jaffna to Vavuniya, then a bus Vavuniya to Trincomelle (where there were an uncanny number of deer hanging out at the bus station) and another…

Polonnaruwa & Jaffna | Sri Lanka

24 May 2015 – 27 May 2015 You might say, despite being given first hand local advice in Kandy, we took the awkward-est possible route around Sri Lanka. So awkward that it seemed easier to take a private van from Ella to Polonnaruwa. Maybe we were feeling a bit rich that day or maybe it…