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The world is full of beautiful beaches and especially during my travels through Oceania and South East Asia, I have seen a lot. I often get asked: “What is the most beautiful beach you have ever seen?” That’s actually quite a difficult question and a lot more hard to answer like what place has the …
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Colombo Railway Station

There are three kinds of public transport in Sri Lanka and you are quite likely to be using them all during your trip there: tuk tuk (rickshaw) bus and train. The Tuk Tuk is obviously just for short distances within the city or to some sights/beaches nearby. I paid 200 rupees for a fifteen minute …
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It is manageable to spend a night at Colombo Bandaranaike Airport. There is only one area though where it is possible to get a few hour sleep, and that will be probably be from around 2:00am to 5:00am (my experience) when there are only few flight departures. Don’t go through immigration as you will find …
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Colombo

There are two ways to get to Colombo city center from Bandaranaike International Airport. Either you can take a taxi that costs up to 25 USD, depending on your bargaining skills, or you go by public bus. Walk out of the terminal building, take a left past the touts and overpriced taxis and after 50 …
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