Staying Connected with your Loved Ones

If you are traveling to Sri Lanka either on business or leisure, you are bound to want to stay connected with your loved ones back home. There are plenty of feasible and affordable communications options available in the country as discussed at length below. Phone cards can be purchased at shops, public payphones and post […]

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Getting Driving Permits in Sri Lanka

The process of obtaining a driving permit for tourists in Sri Lanka is pretty straightforward. It doesn’t take more than a couple of hours to obtain a driving permit once you are in the correct place. Tourists have to visit the Department of Motor Traffic in Werahera located close to Horana Road. The address is […]

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Journey: Colombo to Hambanthota

Hambantota is in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka. If traveling from Galle, Hambantota is 122 kilometers to the south, and 45 kilometers from the Rajapakse Airport in Mattala. Hambantota is in close proximity to both Bandula National Park and the Yala National Park. In ancient times, Hambantota was referred to as Ruhuna. It had […]

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Journey: Colombo to Trincomalee

Trincomalee is in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka. The history of this beautiful city spans more than 2,500 years and is known to be one of the oldest cities in Asia. For visitors traveling from Batticaloa, Trinco as it is fondly known is just 69 miles to the north and Jaffna 113 miles to the […]

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