Category: Trincomalee

Trincomalee

Batticaloa and around

Batticaloa and around

Batticaloa and around The principal east-coast town south of Trincomalee, BATTICALOA (often shortened to “Batti”) sits on a narrow sliver...

Fort Frederick: Trincomalee

Fort Frederick: Trincomalee

The centrepiece of Trincomalee is Fort Frederick, whose buildings sprawl across the narrow peninsula which pokes out into the sea from...

Pigeon Island

About a kilometre offshore from Nilaveli, the coral reef off tiny Pigeon Island was formerly one of the east coast’s primary...

Uppuveli & Nilaveli

More and more travellers are discovering Uppuveli and Nilaveli. The scene here is much mellower than those in Arugam Bay....

Trincomalee town and around

Trincomalee town and around

Trincomalee occupies a splendid natural setting athwart a narrow peninsula between the Indian Ocean and the deep and sheltered waters...

Trincomalee

Trincomalee

Trincomalee Trincomalee (Trinco) had an unpleasant time in the war, however the intriguing town is starting to flourish once more....