Golden era in the recent history of Sri Lanka

Early 1950s was the golden era in the recent history of Sri Lanka,  during which Queen Elizabeth II also visited Sri Lanka. It is the earliest time that I can now remember. That was my first year in the secondary school in Jaffna in the northern part of Sri Lanka. Two years prior to that, Sri Lanka […]

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How to spend 2 relaxing weeks in Sri Lanka – Condé Nast Traveller India

With its plethora of tranquil stupas, rainforests thrumming with wildlife and terrific spa resorts offering the most luxurious relaxation along with beautiful views, the teardrop isle is ideal for a fortnight of blissed-out vibes. Begin with the 19th-century Galle Face Hotel (gallefacehotel.com; doubles from LKR19,210 or Rs8,180) in Colombo. Take a guided tour with the […]

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Aathma Colombo House – Telegraph.co.uk

Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte, Sri Lanka An eclectic, highly personal design style coupled with an engaging management team make this Colombo hotel an absolute standout. Located on the banks of the Diyawanna Lake in Battaramulla, it’s a little outside the city centre but offers a quiet alternative to staying in town. Advertisements Full details are available […]

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Journey: Colombo to Nuwara Eliya

At an altitude of 1868 meters (6128 feet), Nuwara Eliya (or ‘City Light’) is a place to remember if you happen to find the island’s tropical weather too hot for you during your visit, especially from Feb to May. The district has been identified as the coolest area in Sri Lanka, the ‘little England’ that can be […]

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Sri Lanka, A Paradise For The Kids – An Island Of Fun & Adventure

If you are heading to Sri Lanka with the kids and wondering if there will be enough to keep them occupied, fear not! This island has a whole lot of fun and excitement in store for the entire family Posted on January 22, 2018, at 9:07 a.m. Embarking on Wildlife Safaris Kids will love heading on […]

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