With our biannual Family Christmas scheduled for this year, we decided to celebrate Christmas and bring in the New Year in Sri Lanka. We planned to stay on the plains and see the north central area around Sigiriya, Dambulla & Pollanaruwa and then the coastal areas around Galle.
Day 1 – 24th December
Flew into Colombo from Chennai and got in at 11 am. Bandaranaike International Airport is small and pleasant. Immigration was quick as we had our ETAs already. Luggage came out by the time we reached the belt. We were met by our driver from the travel agency I had booked through.Continue reading