Taprobane, Sri Lanka

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Taprobane Island is without doubt one of the most eccentric and beautiful places I have ever visited. It is situated on the southern tip of Sri Lanka, about half an hour from the Dutch colonial centre of Galle. This strip of Sri Lanka is dotted with fishing villages, modern developments and the usual tourist traps... Read more »

Sri Lanka

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I first fell in love with Sri Lanka when I went there after the terrible tsunami of 2004, as an aid worker to help those affected in the south around the city of Galle.  What astonished me the most then was the amazing generosity and community spirit of the Sri Lankan people; despite differing religious... Read more »