The Girl and the Sma...

Kandy, the old capital during the days of the last Sri Lankan Kings, is a small city in the High Country (it is inland and at a higher altitude- as a result it is also much cooler, temperature-wise). It has old, narrow streets and buildings dating from colonial and pre-colonial times. The...

A hectic few days...

What can I say, it’s been an interesting time. We had the almsgiving for my grandfather‘s 3 month funeral anniversary. While this may seem a little inappropriate, I have to comment that I managed to fail hopelessly at my allotted task of helping out as a close relative. My...

Made It!

Image by Snipergirl via Flickr So, here I am in Kandy. It’s very humid, as it’s the rainy season, and rather cool. I am even wearing a long-sleeved top! I arrived yesterday after 23 hours of straight travel, very very tired. I had to wait a good long while in the check-in...

Sydney!

Image by Snipergirl via Flickr Today is the first day of my travels. I flew to Sydney this morning, sleep-deprived and groggy, lugging a suitcase with only one wheel and filled with books and clothes. I left Melbourne in a mad rush, after a week of partying, drinking, friends, confusion...

Prologue…

On my summer holidays I went to London and America. I watched lots of surgery and I went out lots and I had so much fun and did so much shopping and like, TOTALLY MAXxXed my credit cards! I learnt everything there was to learn about Oncology and Microsurgery and came back a better medical...