Archive for February, 2013

Sri Lanka: Arriving in Negombo
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Sri Lanka: Arriving in Negombo

Where to stay in Sri Lanka when you arrive? Negombo Vs Colombo We decided that rather than spending our first few nights in Colombo amid the madness of a capital city, we would ease into Sri Lanka by staying at the nearby beach town of Negombo.  It is closer to the airport and if you […]

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Sri Lanka Backpacking Costs
By February 23, 2013 18 Comments Read More →

Sri Lanka Backpacking Costs

Guide to Backpacking and Travel Around Sri Lanka in 2013 Sri Lanka is becoming an increasingly popular place for tourists seeking a luxury vacation.  However, many like us decide to plan their own trip, as travel around the country is easy and cheap. We think Sri Lanka makes for a very exciting and affordable destination […]

Goa Retirement, Revamps and a bit of Home Cooking
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Goa Retirement, Revamps and a bit of Home Cooking

We hang about in Goa for our remaining time in India sampling foods from home and join the large expat community and retired folk enjoying what is on offer. We had decided in Udaipur that it was time to invest some time doing some work on the blog.  Our traffic has been growing steadily over […]

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Udaipur And A Break From Travel Blogging
By February 18, 2013 1 Comments Read More →

Udaipur And A Break From Travel Blogging

For those arriving at this travel blog post hoping to find out detailed information about our experiences and things to do in Udaipur, leave now, as you’ll need to look elsewhere instead.  The hectic schedule of our last two weeks on the road with our driver had wearied us a little.  The thought of seeing […]

India Car Rental and Driver Hire

India Car Rental and Driver Hire

How to Rent a Car and Driver in India We’d like to share our experience, and a few of the stories we learned about renting a car and driver from our two week tour of Rajasthan. Like arranging other things in India, it is not always as simple or easy as you may first imagine. […]

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