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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The resounding rebirth of Sri Lanka

JULIE L. KESSLER / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISERA curry feast served at Kandy’s Elephant Stables Hotel. This mango-shaped island nation of Sri Lanka has become South Asia’s symbol of rebirth, transitioning from a lengthy period of civil war to its current enjoyment of increasing freedoms as democracy is being restored. It possesses an intrepid traveler’s […]

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Sri Lanka’s most fascinating historical sites

‘Lanka’, as my Sri Lankan friends at home in Australia often call it, was somewhere I’d been desperate to visit for a while. When I finally got to fulfil that dream last year, it was as diverse, vibrant and wonderful as I had always imagined. While admittedly it was the food that originally piqued my […]

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Be a part of the Wilderness – National Parks of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a country that is enriched with beaches, mountains, forests and National Parks that are preserved as wildlife sanctuaries. The island is comprised of different types of weather patterns in different parts, and is rich with wildlife. The main National parks allow visitors in without disturbing the natural habitat of the animals. Yala […]

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