Nusa Penida, Indonesia

Diamond Beach, Klungkung, Nusa Penida, Bali, Indonesia

From Gili Air we jumped on a ferry to the island of Nusa Penida which sits a couple of miles south-east of Bali. It is a beautiful place, less visited than its neighbour Nusa Lembongan (where the majority of hotels … Continue reading

Galle, Sri Lanka

Woman on local train, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Woman on local train, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Traditional dish of red rice and chicken soup, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Traditional dish of red rice and chicken soup, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Portrait of Sunil, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Portrait of Sunil, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Man walking past ancient tree, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Man walking past ancient tree, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fruit Stall, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fruit Stall, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Dutch Hospital at twilight, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Dutch Hospital at twilight, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Rear view of Truck, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Rear view of Truck, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fish market at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fish market at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fish market at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fish market at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Man sweeping ground at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Man sweeping ground at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle Lighthouse at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle Lighthouse at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Clocktower, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Clocktower, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Wedding Party posing for photograph, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Wedding Party posing for photograph, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Old Train at Galle Train Station, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Old Train at Galle Train Station, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Old Train at Galle Train Station, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Old Train at Galle Train Station, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Nuwara Eliya and Ella, Central Highlands, Sri Lanka

Selvanayagie working as a Tea Picker in Pedro Tea Plantation in the Highlands, Nuwara Eliya, Central Province, Sri Lanka, Asia

From the ancient cities we gained altitude, heading into the Central Highlands. This topography is an ideal place for growing Tea, something the British discovered in the 19th Century. We stayed in Nuwara Eliya and then Ella – both beautiful … Continue reading

Ancient cities of Anurahadpura and Polonnaruwa, Northern Sri Lanka

Ruwanweli Saya Dagoba (Golden Sand Stupa), Anuradhapura, North Central Province, Sri Lanka, Asia

The ancient cities in the north of Sri Lanka were my first destinations of this trip. Giant stupas, ancient stone carvings, statues of Buddha, prayer flags and historic temples awaited…