Photo courtesy: Indi Samarajiva – Wikimedia Commons
Trincomalee was memorable for the families I met. There were two other reasons I’d rather forget that I also connect to the town. One happened while I strolled along the harbourside heading towards a shop to buy butter. Continue reading The last word on Trinco
Photo courtesy: Dschen Reinecke – Wikimedia Commons
I met a wonderful Tamil family in Trincomalee whom I stayed with. They were the neighbours of the Sinhalese family. Continue reading A Trinco Tamil Family
I spent many an evening with a Sinhalese family while I stayed in Trincomalee. They lived a street back from the harbour on a good sized plot of land where we sat and idled away the evenings. Continue reading Trinco Sinhalese Connection
Trincomalee Bay – Photo courtesy: Dschen Reinecke – Wikimedia Commons
This peaceful town sat on what seemed like a strip of land with the ocean on one side and the protected harbour on the other.
It was here I met the Labroy family originally hailing from Australia. The children’s accents held nothing of the Australian twang but were tinged more with the local Tamil. Continue reading Trincomalee’s Australian connection
Have you noticed how many of the photos from India are mine? Did I really visit India? If I did, where are my photographs? Continue reading Where are her photos of India?