White tea is simply sundried, green is steamed and black is processed:
In fact of course, there is much more than tea to be appreciated in this amazing earthly paradise…. Landscape and diversity are infinitely varied….
Some facts, right out of Lonely Planet Sri Lanka Guide 2015
which I visited on January first 2016 in rather tough weather conditions [wind, rain, cold, mud! ] to such an extent that I truly had to send my driver back to the car as these fellows are not accustomed to such extreme ( for
To the succession of rural or urban landscapes
And from lovely hotels
Yet, what I saw and enjoyed in extremely comfortable conditions was close to miraculous!
None of this exceptional journey would have been possible without my friend Sophie Bousouksi and my cousin Charlie! Here’s the message which started what will truly be one of the most memorable trips in my life!