22 July 2010


This picture was taken somewhere in Kelani Valley on the way from Laxapana Falls.


betchai said...

another beautiful and very inspiring landscape, i love the fogs and clouds hugging mountains like this, make it so dramatic.

Frieda said...

Once more, a picture of a beautiful place.

Naquillity said...

i love exploring abandoned houses. it's so exiting. great capture. hope all is well.

Betsy Banks Adams said...

Oh My Heart.... I'd live there ---just to have the view of those fantastic mountains..... If it's abandoned, I'll take it... ha ha

Thanks for sharing.

Amila Kanchana said...

Perfect topic for that photo. So beautiful too!

Amila Kanchana said...

Perfect title for that photo! The photo is so beautiful!

Thilok Dassanayake said...

This is a nice view machan

rainfield61 said...

Abadoned? Then, give it to me.

George said...

I would certainly fix this building up if I could have it and enjoy this mountain view. I love the mist you've captured rising toward the clouds.

Kirigalpoththa said...

Yes, fog shrouded mountains are always brings inspiring landscape.

Glad you like it!

Yes they are mysterious! :)

Yes those mountain views are fantastic. You are welcome! But you may have to negotiate with Rainfield :)

Yes, cannot rule out the building from this photo. :)

Thanks machan

You can have it! But you may have to negotiate with Betsy ha..ha.. :)

Yes, what a waste. Isn’t it? Someone must fix that up. Glad you like the picture.

Thanks a lot!

Thanks all for your wonderful comments!

cat said...

Oh I wonder why they left it? Awesome photo :)

Kirigalpoththa said...

Neither do I :)
Thanks for your comments.

Janith said...

Beautiful capture K! What a place to live in... :D

Kirigalpoththa said...

Good to hear from you after long time. Yes it is a great place.

NicoleB, Kuwait said...

See, there's the perfect house waiting for me.
Just a bit of tinkering and we can move in :D
I so love all the green!

Kirigalpoththa said...

Yes, justa bit of patch up is required to make it lovely little house. Owning that place will be difficult as already two people wanted this place before you ;)
Thanks for your comments.

Sunny said...

Amazing mountains rising to kiss the clouds. Beautiful.
☼ Sunny

Loshini said...

agree with what betchai said. i find it inspiring too :)

Linnea said...

It looks very relaxing and refreshing down there. I love the lingering fog entangled in the landscape!

Kirigalpoththa said...

Sunny / Loshini / Linnea,
Thanks a lot for your comments. :D

EG CameraGirl said...


Kirigalpoththa said...

EG Wow,
Many thanks!

NicoleB, Kuwait said...

Too bad ;)
Maybe you find one suitable for on one of your next trips :D

Harshi said...

What a waste to abandon such a lovely spot. It looks like a great place to enjoy peace of mind.

stan said...

I assume that area is open for hiking?

Tammie Lee said...

so glad I could click on it and see it larger! Gorgeous.

Vicki said...

Great shot. The mountains in the background are stunning.

Ann, Chen Jie Xue 陈洁雪 said...

I like your title: abandon.

It is nice to go where no one goes.

Kirigalpoththa said...

Yes, I'll definitely look for one next time and send one directly to you to get your confirmation before uploading. ha..ha...

Yep, It is a place you can build a view point like in Lipton seat. :)

Yep, anyone can hike here and no need for any permission. there are some good routes as well as some excellent places to go as well.

Glad you like it :)

Yep those mountains are always misty and very scenic.

Yes, it is pretty cool to be in a remote place.

Thanks all for your comments.