The Cave Temple. Dambulla – Sri Lanka

The Cave Temple. Dambulla - Sri Lanka

This temple is one of the most beautiful places I have seen in the world. It is the largest and best-preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka and contains paintings and statues are related to Buddha and his life. There total of 153 Buddha statues, 3 statues of Sri Lankan kings and 4 statues of gods and goddesses. The colouring and painting on the statues are beautifully intricate and I could have happily stayed there for hours and hours. It was cool inside the caves and they have existed as a complex since the first century BC.

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Hong Kong by Night

These beautiful views of Hong Kong were taken at The Peak observation point. It was a great day out and the views at night were spectacular. We also found that in the mall at the top of the mountain, there was a Bubba Gump Shrimp Company restaurant. It reminded me of sitting on the boardwalk in Santa Barbara.

048Hong Kong by Night

Cat Street Market – Hong Kong

There was a gorgeous selection of knick knacks on offer, which was too much to resist for a serial random junk hoarder.

There was a gorgeous selection of knick knacks on offer, which was too much to resist for a serial random junk hoarder.

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An unusual selection of finds included vintage Hustler magazines, dating to 1980.

An unusual selection of finds included vintage Hustler magazines, dating to 1980.

Cat Street Market - Hong Kong

The Cat Street markets are an absolute treasure trove of antiques and knick knacks, I bought a beautiful hand-carved Chinese theatre mask for only £3 after much haggling and persuasion.