Sri Lankan photo gallery. Part one.

28 03 2013

Shots from a recent motorbike trip to Sri Lanka.

All taken by myself, mostly on the Canon S100.

Street art, Galle.

Street art, Galle.

Downtown at Galle. A fantastically interesting colonial city.

Downtown at Galle. A fantastically interesting colonial city.

The only time our bikes did not attract attention was when they were switched off.

The only time our bikes did not attract attention was when they were switched off.

Roti man in the sunlight at  Negombo.

Roti man in the sunlight at Negombo.

Reclining Buddha near Sigiriya. I really dug the brick effect.

Reclining Buddha near Sigiriya. I really dug the brick effect.

Waiting out yet another downpour. Man, we got wet that day.

Waiting out yet another downpour. Man, we got wet that day.

The Hill Country resembled WA or Tassie at times. Eucalypts everywhere (fast-growing hardwoods).

The Hill Country resembled WA or Tassie at times. Eucalypts everywhere (fast-growing hardwoods).

Tuk-tuks, falling-down Portuguese architecture, quiet streets. Loved Galle.

Tuk-tuks, falling-down Portuguese architecture, quiet streets. Loved Galle.

Buying sodas somewhere along the way.

Buying sodas somewhere along the way.

First day on the roads. Bike broke down for the first time shortly after.

First day on the roads. Bike broke down for the first time shortly after.

Misty shack, Nuwara Eliya.

Misty shack, Nuwara Eliya.

Heading up to Little Adam's Peak after Rhys fooled me into thinking it was time to get up.

Heading up to Little Adam’s Peak after Rhys fooled me into thinking it was time to get up.

Old bloke, Kithulgala.

Old bloke, Kithulgala.

Unprocessed calamari rings. Negombo.

Unprocessed calamari rings. Negombo.

Bike workshop. One of many we visited.

Bike workshop. One of many we visited.

Stacker tries his luck on two wheels in Negombo.

Stacker tries his luck on two wheels in Negombo.

Watching the tourists inch up Sigiriya from our empty rock across the way.

Watching the tourists inch up Sigiriya from our empty rock across the way.

Icky bug.

Icky bug.

Sweet spot for a rest under a tree, eh?

Sweet spot for a rest under a tree, eh?

Another breakfast feast at Midigama. That's just for TWO people...

Another breakfast feast at Midigama. That’s just for TWO people…

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