Sigiriya: The tourist destination in Sri Lanka that gives the feel of a planned ancient city and is also UNESCO’s World Heritage Site

“To learn about planned and landscaped ancient city in Sri Lanka, a visit to archaeological site Sigiriya is a must. It is an experience worth it,” inform my kin on the last leg of their two-week visit to Sri Lanka. In Sri Lanka, the spiritual city Kandy and surrounding areas are the most popular tourist […]

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Life’s a breeze: a sailing trip in Scotland’s Hebrides

It had been raining overnight but the sky had cleared and we were going. Early light on the wet decks. Big engine rumbling somewhere deep in the stern. The anchor chain wound up into its locker in the bow. Adam Nicolson. Photograph: Murdo Macleod for the Guardian Chloe Gillatt, the cook, had made bacon sandwiches […]

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The best family-friendly museums in the UK: readers’ travel tips

The Thackray Medical Museum in Leeds does an incredible job of helping kids to understand how lucky they are to have vaccinations, antibiotics and even the basics, such as clean water. It’s a Victorian street complete with smells and printed cards (describing nasties like bed bugs), plus it highlights the horrors of cholera and there’s […]

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G Adventures to launch Sri Lanka sailing trips – Independent Online

G Adventures adds Sri Lanka to its sailing portfolio, starting in February 2018. Please note that the picture does not represent the boats used by G Adventures. The demand for trips to Sri Lanka in the past year has led small-group adventure operator, G Adventures, to launch a new programme of group sailing tours along […]

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