SL top global safety destination for women travellers – Daily Mirror

The People’s Daily newspaper of China selected Sri Lanka as the top global safety destination for women travellers in 2018, in a recently concluded contest, which combined the results of expert reviews, ratings and popular votes. Sri Lanka topped the list of 20 countries that were selected, including USA, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Switzerland […]

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San Luis Obispo, California: America’s happy valley

A few years ago my husband and I rented a bungalow in the Californian mission town of San Luis Obispo. We lived next to a firefighter and an octogenarian cowboy named Webb. There were annual block parties, potluck suppers, a coveted tomato growing prize (the champion donning a flowing silk cape, parading around our cul-de-sac). […]

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Continuing Education seeks resource people to lead travel programs – UCalgary News

UCalgary Continuing Education is seeking experts interested in leading travel study programs for adult learners to international destinations in 2019 and beyond. University academics have been sharing their knowledge with lifelong learners since Continuing Education’s first travel study in the late ‘70s — an archaeological field trip to Greece and Egypt. Since then, groups have travelled […]

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Sri Lanka Aims to Build Travel Hub in South Asia – Financial Tribune

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said the government aims to transform the southern city of Galle into a leading tourism hub in South Asia due to its historic value and the World Heritage Galle Fort, local media reported Tuesday.Wickremesinghe, addressing a forum on the Development Plan for Galle and its suburbs, said all illegal […]

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