Janne was driving Maarika, Mary & myself back to Colombo after they shared my first day boating with my husband (Yay!), and we caught the parade's start by accident.
If you look closely you can see:
~ the gold umbrellas shining at the front at the far right of the photo. Can you tell
they're walking toward a tree-lined street?
~ the police in khaki separating the foot traffic from the vehicle traffic, creating an
unusually orderly and peaceful moment on the streets of Colombo.
~ a three-wheeled taxi...and staying in its designated lane...a rare sight indeed. They're
often found creating their own lanes, driving along the gutter or occasionally even on