Sri Lanka: The place you haven’t been to, that you should – Stuff.co.nz

Traditional fishing near Galle. Endless beaches, timeless ruins, welcoming people, oodles of elephants, rolling surf, cheap prices, fun trains, famous tea and flavourful food make Sri Lanka irresistible. The Undiscovered Country You might say Sri Lanka has been hiding in plain sight. Countless scores of travellers have passed overhead on their way to someplace else, […]

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Journey: Colombo to Udawalawe

There is a river called “Walawe” in SL that originates from Adam’s Peak in Horton Planes, and seeps down south, flowing into the Indian Ocean at Amabalantota, a small town in Southern Coast. From Ambalantota, about 60km inland along the river, at a point now called Sevanagala, an embankment dam was built with foreign aid […]

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Ceylon Silver Tips and Temple-Topped Mountains: An Insider’s Guide to Sri Lanka’s Tea Country – Vogue.com

“A tree is a wonderful living organism, which gives shelter, food, warmth, and protection to all living beings,” says my Black Tomato guide Amith, as he reads from the plaque of a towering banyan tree. “It even gives shade to those who wield an axe to cut it.” The quote, attributed to Gautama Buddha, serves […]

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10 Reasons To Honeymoon In Sri Lanka

31 January 2018 The best part of a wedding is without doubt the honeymoon. Whether you’re desperate for a different take on relaxation or keen to jump into an adventurous honeymoon. The experts at Rickshaw Travel have put together a handy guide on why Sri Lanka is a top spot for newlyweds looking for a […]

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