A Day in Nuwara Eliya: Sri Lanka’s Tea Plantations

We took a break from the amazing train ride from Kandy to Ella and back to stop into Nuwara Eliya, a small town up in the mountains of Sri Lanka.  This town is often called “Little England”, as the high society of the colony enjoyed the climate in Nuwara Eliya. And...

Riding Sri Lanka’s Famous Kandy to Ella Train

After three nights in the Cultural Triangle of Sri Lanka, we said goodbye to our friends Kimi and Trevor and our driver Raj. We were ditching them to take one of the most scenic train rides in the world: Kandy to Ella on the iconic blue train. Buying Tickets for the Train in...