Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
The view from the beach near Unawatuna.
Japanese Peace Pagoda from across the water.
Fort Galle Lighthouse
The waters off Fort Galle
Fishing from the walls of Fort Galle
The view from our hotel room window in Unawatuna.
Sunset over the Laccadive Sea
Spectacular view from our hotel in Unawatuna.
Enclosed turtle egg hatchery
Baby Green Sea Turtles
Baby green sea turtles. Most are released back onto the beach at night, but a few are kept for research and reproduction.
Juvenile loggerhead turtles.
Hawksbill turtle is endangered because its shell is colorful and used for decorative items.
Very curious loggerhead turtle.
Loggerhead turtle rescued after being tangled in a net.
Coming up for air.
Boats just offshore in Marissa, Sri Lanka.
The Paravi Duwa Temple in Matara. The new bridge was build in 2009 to replace the one destroyed but the 2004 tsunami.
Dondra Head Lighthouse at the southern tip of Sri Lanka.