Unawatuna and the last days in Sri Lanka October 21st 2009 This next entry comes many days after the last. In this small of town of Unawatuna, life has become very slow - such a contrast from the first week here. The days have been filled with lounging and reading on the beach, eating, walking to other places to eat and sleeping.
We've finally met plenty of travellers to share stories with, which has been great - much needed from my side. On our second ... read more
Asia » Sri Lanka » Southern Province » Unawatuna 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