Adam's Peak: Trekking Sri Lanka's most sacred mountain
'Every second, new colours," said my guide, Dharme, as the sky turned from crimson to gold. As the sun rose, the landscape below took shape – distant peaks soared above valleys which dipped beneath a canopy of mist. Waterfalls plunged, white stupas peeked out from the jungle, and coloured flags were illuminated in the early light.
Sigiriya, Sri Lanka: King Kasyapa (477 – 495 AD) built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion.
Mirissa Beach, surfer surfing in front of palm trees, South Coast of Sri Lanka, Asia | Matthew Williams-Ellis Travel Photography Archives
Mirissa Beach, surfer surfing in front of palm trees, South Coast of Sri Lanka, Asia. This is a photo of a surfer surfing in front of palm trees on Mirissa Beach, Sri Lanka, Asia. Mirissa Beach is a popular surfing spot on the South Coast of Sri Lanka.
This fella had something very important to tell me. So important that he sprinted down the beach to say it. If I only I knew how to speak Sinhala... Flash Parker Photography: My Blog | On Facebook | Flash Light Expeditions | The Ubiquitous Kimchi | The Metro Project