The spectacular 380 m high Sigirya rock where the gardens and the palaces were built 500 years AD and after it was a monastery to 1300 AD when it was abandoned
Going with the local bus to my volunteering project. The buses were not first class but the drivers were. Every day I thought, I hope I will stay alive for another day.
In my spare time I had much to see in Sri Lanka. Here is a tea plantation on the way to Nuwara Eliya.
Sri Lanka´s Central Highlands is another World Heritage and this 870 high cliff is called World´s End and is located in Horton Plains
To go by train is one of the highligts in Sri Lanka. It´s cheap, slow and you will meet people and see a lot of beautiful views
A funny way to fish. Usually the piles are placed in the water but this is a kind of touristic fishermen
In 2006 the Blue Whales were seen in Mirissa for the first time and after that whalewatching has become a big industry there. From november to april runs about ten boats out every day with tourists
Blue whale seen in the Indian Ocean at Mirissa. If you will be sure to se a blue whale Mirissa is one of the best places in the World. In december 2013 fiftyseven whales were seen in one day
Here is some photos from my volunteering month march 2014