Sri Lanka September 29th 2011 Note to self, and others. I wrote this a few days ago but this silly website hasn’t let me post it until now.
Well hello one and all!
I have only been in Sri Lanka a few days but already I can tell I am going to like it. The people here seem very decent and hospitable which makes things much easier.
For me it is not the sights that make a place, but the people. After a while temples a ... read more
Asia » Sri Lanka » Northern Province » Jaffna 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