Category: Sri Lanka

Tea and Poverty

Kandy, Sri Lanka January 6, 2008 Tea requires poverty. That is the main conclusion I reached after a visit today to the heart of Sri Lanka’s tea growing region in the hill country around the …

Fishmarkets and Nativity Scenes

Laying fish out to dry, Negombo Negombo, Sri Lanka January 2, 2008 Today we headed north, out of Colombo and along the coast to the town of Negombo. We passed by some of Colombo’s poorer …