US revamps travel warning system; SL gets an okay – Daily Mirror

The United States revamped its warnings about the risks of traveling to other countries and Sri Lanka is listed among countries that the lowest advisory level for safety and security risks in the new four-point safety ranking system. Accordingly, Sri Lanka is listed as a Level-1 country which means ‘Exercise normal precautions when traveling to […]

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Over 268000 Chinese tourists visit Sri Lanka in 2017 – Xinhua

Video PlayerClose COLOMBO, Jan. 6 (Xinhua) — Over 268,000 Chinese tourists arrived in Sri Lanka last year with China emerging as the second largest market, statistics from the Tourism Ministry showed here Saturday. In December alone, over 19,000 Chinese tourists visited Sri Lanka, including the newly-weds who in the middle of December attended a mass […]

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Women over 50 are leading the boom in solo travel in the UK – Lonely Planet Travel News

This year marks the centenary of women’s suffrage in Britain and Poland, so it’s quite fitting to learn that women over 50 are leading the boom in popularity for solo travel in the UK. Forget young backpackers, research has found that the average age of solo holidaymakers was 57 in 2017, compared with 54 in […]

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Sri Lanka Tourism carrying out multi-platform global campaigns – Colombo Page

Sri Lanka Tourism carrying out multi-platform global campaignsSun, Jul 1, 2018, 12:44 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.July 01, Colombo: Sri Lanka Tourism has launched several multiplatform global campaigns to promote Sri Lanka’s tourism potential. The campaigns have focused on key international markets including Europe, Middle East, China, India, APAC and the USA. […]

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