What do you do when the waves are flat? Take a tuk-tuk (three wheel rickshaw) to Pottuvil and get your hair cut.
Saloon - a Sri Lankan barber shop
Maybe the owner's name is Abi.
Sean is still smiling, but not for long.
Street level Pottuvil - men in sarongs and tuk-tuks
The barber didn't speak English and Sean didn't speak Sinhala or Tamil.
The local men gave their approval.
That's a bottle of Bay Rum Herbal Hair Oil.
The hairdresser massaged Sean's head with the magical elixir and then cracked his neck - something unexpected.