If you are heading to Sri Lanka, then you will undoubtedly be looking for a beautiful beach in which to unwind and relax your weary bones. We are a family of four currently travelling the world and we recently spent a month in Sri Lanka – two of those weeks were spent soaking up the sun on the beautiful Mirissa beach.
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Travelling by train in Sri Lanka is the best. We spent almost a month in Sri Lanka with our two kids (teenagers) and after spending weeks jumping in the waves and relaxing on the beautiful beach at Miriisa, the train and bus journeys were what they found the most thrilling. If you are looking for the best train journey to take in Sri Lanka then read on. (more…)
Couchsurfing is not for everyone. But it should be. If you are travelling the world as we are and want to experience some local culture, then there is no better way to do it than to couchsurf. But is it safe and can you go Couchsurfing with kids? Or are you all going to end up in some weirdo’s basement, chained to the walls with only a doll in a clown suit for company? (more…)
There are many surprises I discovered about Sri Lanka during our holiday in January 2018. Not just wonderful things to do such as travelling on the most beautiful train journey in the world, but other facts. Things that I could never have found in a guidebook and that no travel blog would ever have told me about.
Take for instance the saga of worrying about how much money to take to Sri Lanka; once there, I discovered that things were incredibly cheap and that I’d worried myself for nothing. My dollar went a long way!
We visited Sri Lanka for 25 days and spent a pittance. If money is your main concern and you are trying to do things on a budget then you can see exactly how much we spent in Sri Lanka here. (more…)