Tag Archives: Colombo

Photo: Young men working in the wholesale market area of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

Lunch with Geoffrey Bawa…

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

I did not really have lunch with Geoffrey Bawa as he died in 2003. What I did do was to visit his old studio which has been turned into the Gallery Café. Geoffrey Bawa was famous! In fact he was more »

Photo: The Central Market in the Pettah neighborhood of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

Photo: Worshiper washing their feet at the Jami-Ul-Alfar Mosque in the Pettah neighborhood of Colombo, Sri Lanka

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Pettah: A neighborhood with color in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

Pettah is one of the oldest and most colorful neighborhoods in Colombo! Located immediately inland from the Fort area (the original Dutch Colonial center) it is home to a bustling bazaar, wholesale markets and fruit vendors. It is the most more »

Photo:Monks at lunch in the Gangaramaya Temple in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

Photo: Buddha’s at the Meditation Pavilion designed by Geoffrey Bawa in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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Sri Lanka: The Pearl of the Indian Ocean

Posted ago by Larry Bosco

I left Nepal and landed in Sri Lanka…for those of you still using your 1954 World Atlas its Ceylon…and what a trip it was. When I arrived at the Kathmandu Airport (which in itself is a trip) and presented my more »