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January 6, 2020, Monday, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

After breakfast, we return to the Brazen Palace (2nd century BC) And it’s grounds to view the ruins of the monks’ residence built originally with stone pillars in multi stories. Next we continue on to the Samadhi Buddha statue (4th … Continue reading

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January 5, 2020, Sunday, Wilpattu National Park – Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

This is a killer morning with a 4 AM wake up for a 4:45 departure for the half day’s game drive in Wilpattu. We are on a leopard mission. Pulling up to the park gate, we are number 4 in … Continue reading

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January 4, 2020, Saturday, Wilpattu National Park, Sri Lanka

We opted for a full day in the park instead of 2 half days of requiring the excessive driving an hour in and out of the park each time. Saturday is more crowded so we push off after breakfast for … Continue reading

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January 3, 2020, Friday, Colombo – Wilpattu National Park, Sri Lanka

Our late arrival at The Wallawwa made for an early morning again today. The first opportunity we had to view the lush grounds was on our way to breakfast. The serene setting and beautiful pool made it difficult to leave. … Continue reading

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January 2, 2020, Thursday, Wa Ale, Myanmar – Colombo, Sri Lanka

Travel Day – All Day. Time to leave Wa Ale. It is an amazing property with an incredible “family” of people who took care of us. But time to move on to a whole new country. Following early breakfast and … Continue reading

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January 1, 2020, Wednesday, Wa Ale Resort, Myanmar

We wake up early to a whole new year. Things are slow to awake in the resort. We have coffee and juice early in our room and then we cruise down to the River Café for another round of caffeine. … Continue reading

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December 31, 2019, Tuesday, New Years Eve, Wa Ale Resort

The last day in 2019. Our evening sleep was disrupted by the alarmed barking of one of the resort’s most recent canine acquisitions. He was terribly distressed by a sea turtle checking out a beach spot to lay its eggs. … Continue reading

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