East trip and our little girl October 8th 2007 Murray did a trip to Eastern Sri Lanka and visited areas which have recently seen active conflict in the Civil War which has been ongoing for the past 20 years (see pictures).
With the Tsunami Reconstruction work coming to a close people are leaving. At the moment we seem to be losing friends every week. The plan (at the moment) is to finish the contract end of November, head to NZ for a quick ... read more
Asia » Sri Lanka » Southern Province » Galle The Sinhalese arrived in Sri Lanka late in the 6th century B.C., probably from northern India. Buddhism was introduced beginning in about the mid-third century B.C., and a great civilization developed at the cities of Anuradhapura (kingdom from circa... ... read more
Our overseas move started in 2005, with a brief vacation in India. Then we joined the Tsunami relief team in Sri Lanka for a couple of years. We have just finished 8 1/2yrs being based in Nairobi, Kenya. Now based in Geneva, Switzerland with Murray in a global role still travelling around to the hot spots. Hoping to make the most of being in Europe.... full info