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Fishing Village

Negombo is a fishing village. The actual fishing port is to the south, a bit away from the tourist area. It´s worth a visit, especially early in the morning when the boats return to sell fish at the market. Next to the harbor is a sheltered place where they auction the goods and each of the men are shouting their price in a seemingly organized manner. They spend the rest of the day on the boat, doing maintenance work or taking tourists on an excursions in the sea. The boats go out fishing at three in the morning to get back for the market at eight. If you're staying in a guest house you can buy

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