We whooped with joy at the sheer beauty’: a husband and wife tour Sri Lanka by motorbike

By gfhoteltest on Wednesday, December 4th, 2019

It was one of those intensely clear mornings in Sri Lanka’s Hill Country, full of punched-up colour and long shadows, the silence broken only by birdsong, until the distant thump of Royal Enfield motorcycles began echoing around the Demodara valley, heralding the approach of the five riders who were joining us. ……

….. As a mist rose, swirling dramatically around the hilltops, we descended for a lavish high tea served on the lawn of Thomas Lipton’s former home and spent the night wrapped in old-world charm of Thotalagala Plantation House on what was originally his tea estate. ……

The view from the Thotolagala Hotel’s infinity pool CREDIT: CHRIS CALDICOTT

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