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it is amazing how these people work - and very hard they work too, thank you to Bernard for showing us around. I never knew they caught, sorted and dried their fish in this way. Amazing to see all the different species of sea food...More
We were taken by our tuk tuk driver and a local took us around- rather adopted us looking for his tip.We didn’t ask for him but he was very informative on what was going on.The sting was In the tail when he was asking for...More
This whole area is fascinating. The fisherman work so hard and you see their toil here. On rhe beach directly in front of market you see an expansive area where fish are salted and dried. People are very pleasant. You will be approached by someobe...More
Certainly need to see it for the envy of the cheap prices compared with those here. Wish I had a kitchenette that I could have brought some (selected) product to cook fresh.
Yes it smells, but interesting to see and experience.
Went here by Tuk Tuk and a local came up to us and gave us a tour even though we didnt ask for a guide but the information he gave us was interesting but what we didnt like was when he told us what tip...More
We were joined by a man while looking around the fish market who told us a few things about the drying process even though we did not invite him. We then felt obliged to give him a tip but the smallest note we had was...More
Both me and my wife do not eat much fish, but we had read about the market and wanted to see it. We went later in the morning when it was a bit quieter and were given a short tour by an unofficial guide. He...More
This is a very local place where you get to witness auctions for fishes in a wet and smelly market. It is part of the Sri Lankans lives and if you want to be part of the local lives, this is definitely one of the...More