Sri Lanka, Surfing

Surfing the South Coast of Sri Lanka

Our stay here in Sri Lanka has been all about one thing, namely surfing. The places we went to surf changed daily due to the conditions, but they have all been within just half an hour drive from our camp in Ahangama, All were between the cities of Unawatuna/Galle and Mirissa. We had tuk-tuks with […]

Sri Lanka

Turtle Hatchings at Kabalana Beach

People travel to faraway places to witness hatchings of turtle eggs, which at most places happen once or twice a year. In the Southern parts of Sri Lanka it happens once a month at every full moon between January and July. The nearby hatchery in Galle buys turtle eggs from the local fishermen who would […]

Snowboarding/skiing, Sri Lanka

Surf Camp Sri Lanka

After just a couple of days here we feel well settled in at Villa Alkira, Ahngama. Except for the surfing the days are spent quite lazily at the beach and the pool, doing yoga, playing board games and reading books.   In the early evenings we head out to the nearby towns and cities for […]

Sri Lanka

The difference between India and Sri Lanka

    The sunset at the quiet Ahangama Beach where our surf camp is at   Until I got out of Colombo Airport today, I had imagined Sri Lanka being very similar to Southern India as it is only about 30 kilometers separating the two countries. It had been a couple of years since we were backpacking for […]

Iran, Kazakhstan, Maldives, North Korea, Sailing, Sri Lanka, Trips, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

Upcoming Travels

I always have a lot of trips to look forward to, and during the next few months I will travel to the following places: November 14.-16. Ireland: Celebrating my birthday together with my girlfriend doing christmas shopping and visiting breweries and destilleries November 21.-30. Cuba: Sailing through the Canarreos Archipelago. A free study trip with […]