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Galle Buck, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Marina is probably the best casino in the city, with pretty nice infrastructure. The casino offers regular games of Blackjack, Texas Hold'm Poker, Roulette and many others. The exchange rates offered are great. The casino offers free food and drinks at your table and also...More

9  Thank Chintan Singh C
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Never get a taxi (tuk tuk) from the places I have marked. Unless it is sure to be a meter taxi ... Please ask the taxi if it's going on meter .. or never get in to it .. as a local we get ripped...More

3  Thank Marlon M
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All reviews president's house dutch hospital meter taxi colonial architecture busy area commercial hub government buildings walk around sri lanka tuk tuk old world charm nice walk galle face interesting place indian ocean couple of hours parliament building
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is really nice as shown with many buddha statue along the lake. Its very interesting to see those.

Thank Jonathan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its great to see old buildings band learn about the history of the old Colombo. Worth a visit by foot and walk the the streets ti see the old buildings and the new as it all blends together

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lot of place to have visit , lot of restaurants and lot of place to go really good place to hangout ..

Thank kesharadulanthaku
Reviewed 6 October 2018

The money that is pouring into the building of this area is incredible. Very impressive modern skyscrapers overlooking the ocean and port redevelopment. You could easily fill in a couple of hours wandering around this area.

Thank LikeTraveler
Reviewed 16 September 2018

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Reviewed 13 September 2018

The place has got Galle Face green (beach) on one side, huge commercial buildings and luxury hotels on other side. Best is to explore the Galle Face Green during the evening time and enjoy the snacks and sea food available.

Thank Adventurer815213
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Colombo Fort is a great urban fabric characterized by covered arcades, connecting shops, banks, old hotels, cafes and offices! This is a late Nineteenth Century and early Twentieth Century urban artifact that’s fun to explore and saunter about in. Colombo is a very clean and...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

After spending a few weeks here, I would have to say that I would never return to this 'gem'... Attractions are ridiculously overpriced, food and accommodation are also too expensive and poorly reflect the price, and the country appears built upon mass consumption of Chinese...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Unlike India forts in Colombo are more kind of old colonial cities which are now turned into shopping place. But beautiful and worth visiting.

Thank 260rjp
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Old fort which gives you going of colonial set up in past. Heart of the city so very busy during the day but nice walk during in nights.

Thank Umang A
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Guess you arrived and already safely in Trincomalee now. Enjoy Lanka!
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