Below are a few shots taken on the Jaffna peninsula in the very north of Sri Lanka.
The landscape here is flat; so flat that along the the causeways and coastal roads, water and land seem to merge into one, neither element dominating the horizon. There are no spectacular vistas like those the hill country has to offer, and most of the few towns around are half-deserted. Still, these features, or lack of, only add to the singularity of a place which has a distinctive feel to it.
A goat walks along Point Pedro’s coastal road while other goats take a rest on a boat.
Casuarina beach on the island of Karainagar is one of the peninsula’s best beaches and quite popular on week-ends.
Fishermen beat their fishing nets off the coast of Ponnalai.