I cried in public during my last holidays in Sri Lanka. I didn't set out to, and I was not alone. I think the vision created by this place was the culprit; 3 years ago.

The Vision is Born

The View at 98 Acres, Ella, Sri Lanka

Rewind to 2013 - The Vision

It was a hot day in Nuwara Eliya as we stepped onto the dusty platform from the Kandy Train. Bustling crowds searched for loved ones, and desperate drivers sought out cash laden tourists. 6 or 8 drivers with various levels of English and German, cars and fashion sense eagerly touted for our business. A young guy touched my elbow and simply said, "This is my town, let me take you where you need to go." My partner was still haggling over price with 3 other drivers