You can post a new question from the country page to which the question is relevant to, or at the bottom right hand of this page.
to post a new question or answer excisting ones
Please don't spam this forum with your new surf camp / charter / villa / surf school. Go to SurferDream.com and list your business there for free.
The GlobalSurfers forum has been the leading surf travel resource for over 18 years, so keep it friendly and relevant. Happy posting!
RE: Girl travelling alone« Reply #1 on: December 31 2005 17:12:00 »
Nihal is right. There are plenty of girls who have had bad experiences in Sri Lanka. Hook up with someone and take more than the usual care. Many hostels now advise against girls walking on beaches alone or accepting drinks from new 'friends'. This is from past incidents.
RE: Girl travelling alone« Reply #2 on: January 08 2006 04:01:00 »
meet me next time .I will host you
RE: Girl travelling alone« Reply #3 on: January 12 2006 20:01:00 »
...and don't respond to these Sri Lankan guys who can't wait to meet you! If you are in their home, you will be under imense pressure to...
RE: Girl travelling alone« Reply #5 on: January 15 2006 13:01:00 »
Hi dear, we are a young family, living in the main resort of srilanka, named Bentota. Elion my husband is a tour guide lecturer and jewellery designer, kiya is his young housewife, and we`ve got a big house with give away rooms, and have a guest bedroom to rent to someone decent.from where u from?if youd spend time with us, please help the children with speaking & improving their English. you`ll like it with us. How long u like to stay? We give u wiyour new room , bathroom with H/C water, in our villa 1 km frm the beachfor only 7 us$ the day Bye ,
RE: Girl travelling alone« Reply #6 on: January 15 2006 20:01:00 »
i live in the usa, i am from sri lanka, u should be fine as long as u do what u go to do have fun be safe take care
RE: Girl travelling alone« Reply #7 on: January 30 2006 04:01:00 »
Hello all, interesting post here! I have a few surf questions about coming to Sri Lanka in Feb this year. From what I can see is that the best place seems to be Hikkaduwa at that time of the year? ( or anytime of year?) Am I correct? Is it worth checking out anywhere else? As well, I am travelling alone so wouldn't mind going to the place that has the most to offer in restaurants, 'night-life', etc . I want the best waves I can get, but not to be sitting bored out of my mind in some shack in the middle of no-where, listening to crickets chirp at night! Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!!
help /guiding for travelling« Reply #8 on: February 08 2006 03:02:00 »
I'm a Sri Lankan Sinhalees,living in southern part of motherland.
I'm 30+ and working in private firm as an executive.(near to Colombo.)
I like to help to you gide and give a path to suffering around the Sri Lanka.
I wating for your reply.
Please use my mailing address.
RE: Girl travelling alone« Reply #9 on: February 08 2006 04:02:00 »
sri lanka is cool they are they have the best currys in the world i even had a few for breakfast i couldnt get enough of them!! they are friendly bastards and good for a laugh, they crack me up. its easy to find hostels and people who are travelling they are around, the only dissapointment are the waves i mean aragum bay is a fun wave lacks power size and barrels, midigama has a right hand reef which is ok but nothing special and hikkaduwa is ok like beachy at home, theres a few other ok spots but overall the waves are vrey ordinary, unless u are learning or dont like waves like indonesian type. but its a cool country enjoy it.