Sacred City of Anuradhapura

The Serendib Chronicles – Day 95th Nov10, Anuradhapura, Sri Lankafirst published in http://furiouspanda.blogspot.comToday was a morning tour around Anuradhapura. The ruins, and more temples were spread out further apart as compared to Polonnaruwa, many of which were gigantic stupas, probably the

Ancient City of Polonnaruwa

The Serendib Chronicles – Day 85th Nov10, Anuradhapura, Sri Lankafirst published in http://furiouspanda.blogspot.com Ancient City of Polonnaruwa, that’s the name inscribed on the World Heritage List, and the next stop in the Cultural Triangle for us. It’s from a 1000 years

Sigiriya Rocks!

The Serendib Chronicles – Day 7 4th Nov10, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka first published in http://furiouspanda.blogspot.com Early morning saw us climbing the ancient rock fortress that is Sigiriya. Originally built into a city fortress in 5AD, it was expanded, used as