Founded in the 16th century by the Portuguese, Galle reached the height of its development in the 18th century, before the arrival of the British. It is the best example of a fortified city built by Europeans in South and South-East Asia, showing the interaction between European architectural styles and South Asian traditions.
smittytabb visited from 2/9/2016 to 2/9/2016.
yvr cockroach visited from 12/7/2015 to 12/7/2015.
Planinar visited from 7/1/2013 to .
nitorch visited from 5/10/2013 to .
myf visited from 5/1/1988 to 5/1/1988. -