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Aug 9, 2012 - Sri Lanka - Day 23 - Mirissa to Mt. Lavinia, Colombo

Today we boarded a train bound to Mt. Lavinia, a district/suburb of Colombo. It was a long journey, another packed train. Standing room only for a while, until we were lucky enough to get seats together. Storage for our backpacks was a little hard. The locals have everything from live chickens & roosters in boxes to bags of fresh produce lining the storage racks above the seats. A hot and muggy day. It was nice to have a breeze come into the train windows once in a while. It gets a little more "sticky" when the train stops for a few minutes...

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