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Bawa’s Sri Lanka: An Architectural Tour
12 August 2020

Bawa’s Sri Lanka: An Architectural Tour

Geoffrey Bawa, the pioneer of Tropical Modernism, had a vision which greatly influenced architectural styles in Sri Lanka and other parts of the world...

Whales, Yoga and Kitesurfing – Kalpitiya at a Glance
11 August 2020

Whales, Yoga and Kitesurfing – Kalpitiya at a Glance

Colourful kites dot the clear blue skies as you make your way to the beach. However, these aren’t your average kites and they are actually more reminiscent ...

Everything You Need to Know About Kitesurfing in Mannar
11 August 2020

Everything You Need to Know About Kitesurfing in Mannar

Mannar, located in the north west of Sri Lanka, is geographically closer to India than the commercial capital of Colombo. The town is wrapped in history and legend...

Hidden Treasures of Colombo Fort
11 August 2020

Hidden Treasures of Colombo Fort

Amidst the heat, the hustle and the bustle of Sri Lanka’s commercial capital city Colombo, you will suddenly feel a gentle breeze, smell the salty ocean air...

Discover the Forests of Sri Lanka
11 August 2020

Discover the Forests of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is home to about four different types of forest, which are found in different parts of the island. The country is so rich in nature and wildlife that...

Hiking Trails for the Ultimate Mountaineer
11 August 2020

Hiking Trails for the Ultimate Mountaineer

Just a little further, you think to yourself as you make your way up the final few feet before you summit… At this point, you’re drenched in sweat...

A Bucket List for Exploring Jaffna
11 August 2020

A Bucket List for Exploring Jaffna

Far away from the city of Colombo, at the northernmost tip of the island lies Jaffna; a vibrant city that was isolated from the rest of the country not too long...

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Mannar
11 August 2020

5 Reasons Why You Should Visit Mannar

The gorgeous turquoise ocean glistens in the sunlight, making it look like a thousand sparkling diamonds lie beneath its surface, as the water gently laps...

The Dos and Don’ts When Visiting a National Park in Sri Lanka
11 August 2020

The Dos and Don’ts When Visiting a National Park in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is home to a large and interesting array of wildlife species, making a visit to one of its many National Parks well worth your time when you visit...

24 Hours in Colombo – the Commercial Capital of Sri Lanka
21 July 2020

24 Hours in Colombo – the Commercial Capital of Sri Lanka

Travelling on your own can be both intimidating and exhilarating, especially if you are surrounded by a completely unfamiliar environment and culture...

Sailing Tour of the Sri Lankan Southern Coast
21 July 2020

Sailing Tour of the Sri Lankan Southern Coast

If you’ve been considering a holiday in Sri Lanka, you’ve probably imagined chilled beach holidays, immersive cultural experiences, or tours through ancient ruins...

Is the Sinharaja Rainforest Safe for Children?
21 July 2020

Is the Sinharaja Rainforest Safe for Children?

Traveling with your family can be both fun and stressful at the same time, especially when young children are involved. Sri Lanka is a wonderful...

Four Sri Lankan Festivals That You Should Experience
21 July 2020

Four Sri Lankan Festivals That You Should Experience

Festivals in Sri Lanka are a spectacle; the streets are bursting at the seams with a kaleidoscope of colour, sound, taste and smell. The regular hustle and bustle...

5 Days Around the North-West of Sri Lanka
21 July 2020

5 Days Around the North-West of Sri Lanka

As you make your way north from the more conventionally beautiful southern regions of the island, you will feel as though you are entering a completely...

5 Experiences Your Family Will Love When Camping in Yala
21 July 2020

5 Experiences Your Family Will Love When Camping in Yala

These are a few things that come to mind when thinking about camping in Yala. Situated on the south coast of Sri Lanka, Yala National Park hugs the golden...

3 Artisanal Crafts of Sri Lanka
20 July 2020

3 Artisanal Crafts of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is well known for its fabulous beaches, lush mountains, and interesting history, however, one aspect of the island that is often forgotten is its long...

A Guide for Camping in Sri Lanka
20 July 2020

A Guide for Camping in Sri Lanka

Going on holiday into the middle of a jungle without electricity, running water or even sanitation facilities may not seem ideal to many people...

The Best Places for Solo Camping
20 July 2020

The Best Places for Solo Camping

Imagine waking up to vistas of lush greenery covered in the swirling morning mist, swimming in endless turquoise waters, and trekking through wilderness...

The Most Romantic Glamps In Sri Lanka
20 July 2020

The Most Romantic Glamps In Sri Lanka

A warm fire, the smell of freshly fallen leaves, gazing up at a starry night sky. These are some of the more romantic moments of camping outdoors with...

A Week of Sunrises: 7 Days Around the East Coast
20 July 2020

A Week of Sunrises: 7 Days Around the East Coast

The intense darkness just before dawn, the sound of the world around waking up to a new day, a speck of telltale light, the growing anticipation, until finally...

Four Religions & Four Places of Worship: A Day Tour of Colombo
20 July 2020

Four Religions & Four Places of Worship: A Day Tour of Colombo

Everyone in Colombo is always on the go. The streets of the bustling city are bursting at the seams with action; tuk-tuks whiz by frantically trying to...

How to Travel to the North of Sri Lanka
24 June 2020

How to Travel to the North of Sri Lanka

Travelling to the north of Sri Lanka is quite different when compared to travelling down south, due to the differing landscapes, culture, and the accessibility...

How to Travel to the South of Sri Lanka
24 June 2020

How to Travel to the South of Sri Lanka

Travelling to the south of Sri Lanka has always been an important part in anyone’s itinerary, as the region plays host to so many attractions and features...

Exploring Kalutara in a Day
24 June 2020

Exploring Kalutara in a Day

The city of Kalutara is one of the more overlooked places in the southern coast of the island, due to its popular counterparts, such as Galle, and Hikkaduwa...

Explore Mannar in a Day
24 June 2020

Explore Mannar in a Day

The district of Mannar is a unique experience for Sri Lanka’s visitors, primarily because its most important attractions can be explored within the span of...

A Guide to White Water Rafting in Kitulgala
24 June 2020

A Guide to White Water Rafting in Kitulgala

Sandy shores, a balmy breeze and calm blue waters… Sri Lanka’s beaches are generally the first thing that come to mind when considering the variety of...

National Parks All Animal Lovers Should Visit
24 June 2020

National Parks All Animal Lovers Should Visit

In addition to its rich history, ancient cultures and sunny beach life, the island of Sri Lanka has been identified as one of the world’s 34 biodiversity...

All About Yala National Park
24 June 2020

All About Yala National Park

Located in the south eastern corner of Sri Lanka, Yala National Park is one of the best known wildlife parks to be explored on the island, attracting hundreds...

Explore the East Coast in a Day
24 June 2020

Explore the East Coast in a Day

If you’re planning a shorter stay in Sri Lanka but would like to hit up the island’s east coast, have no fear! This guide should help you travel ...

Explore the South Coast in a Day
24 June 2020

Explore the South Coast in a Day

Sri Lanka is a holiday destination that appeals to lovers of history, culture and natural wildlife, but it is probably best known for its amazing beach life...

All About the Gathering
24 June 2020

All About the Gathering

There are an estimated 6000 wild elephants in Sri Lanka, with the species having been listed as officially endangered by the International Union for...

A Solo Guide to Beach Hopping
24 June 2020

A Solo Guide to Beach Hopping

There are plenty of reasons to holiday in Sri Lanka, including its rich history, unique culture and abundance of wildlife – but no itinerary would be...

Feeling Adventurous? Try These Things in Sri Lanka
24 June 2020

Feeling Adventurous? Try These Things in Sri Lanka

From adrenaline-fuelled water sports to stunning hiking trails, Sri Lanka is waiting for you with its next adventure. The country is home to some of...

A Guide to Chasing Waterfalls in Sri Lanka
24 June 2020

A Guide to Chasing Waterfalls in Sri Lanka

Don’t go chasing waterfalls…or do! Especially if you’ve a partner to share the experience with. Sri Lanka is home to more than a hundred of these...

How to Spend One Day in Galle
23 June 2020

How to Spend One Day in Galle

Galle is one of Sri Lanka’s most popular tourist destinations, and is located on the southern tip of the island’s coastline. With a blend of architectural...

How to Spend One Day in Ella
23 June 2020

How to Spend One Day in Ella

If you’re planning a trip to Sri Lanka, you won’t want to miss a visit to the idyllic mountain town of Ella. Surrounded by lush tea plantations...

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Sri Lanka to Visit with Friends
23 June 2020

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Sri Lanka to Visit with Friends

When considering a holiday in Sri Lanka, the country’s sunny beaches and deep blue waves tends to be its biggest draw. However, beyond its shores...

A Guide to your Wellness Retreat in Sri Lanka With your Pals
23 June 2020

A Guide to your Wellness Retreat in Sri Lanka With your Pals

The grind of our everyday lives can take a major toll on our bodies. From the moment we wake up, for most of us it’s go, go, go. The daily commute...

A Solo Traveller’s Guide to Explore Galle in a Day
23 June 2020

A Solo Traveller’s Guide to Explore Galle in a Day

Visiting the city of Galle is almost like moving through a condensed summary of Sri Lanka as a whole. The city is closely intertwined with...

Must-Visit Places in Tangalle with your Family
23 June 2020

Must-Visit Places in Tangalle with your Family

When visiting Sri Lanka, you’re bound to stop by one of its gorgeous beaches, studded along the island’s south coast. One of these is the popular beach...

Explore Tangalle and its surroundings on your solo adventure
23 June 2020

Explore Tangalle and its surroundings on your solo adventure

If you’ve decided to make camp at the popular beach town of Tangalle, you’ve plenty of options to spice up your stay. From temples to wildlife...

Best Places for a Couple of Bird Watchers
23 June 2020

Best Places for a Couple of Bird Watchers

Holding still under the cover of dense green foliage, binoculars pressed to your eyes, ears pricked for that elusive trill you’ve been chasing…

Uncrowded National Parks of Sri Lanka to Visit with your Partner
23 June 2020

Uncrowded National Parks of Sri Lanka to Visit with your Partner

Sri Lanka is one of the world’s 34 biodiversity hotspots, with more biodiversity per unit of land than anywhere else in Asia. There are 26 different national parks...

A Ceylon Tea Adventure with your Family
23 June 2020

A Ceylon Tea Adventure with your Family

While touring through the stunning island nation of Sri Lanka, you might want to experience the nation’s most treasured export: tea! From the undulating...

Destination Wedding In Sri Lanka? Here Are Our Favourite Places
22 June 2020

Destination Wedding In Sri Lanka? Here Are Our Favourite Places

The small island of Sri Lanka is a lovers’ paradise, frequented by honeymooners and soon to be married couples. If you’ve just gotten engaged...

Escape The Crowds, Visit These Undiscovered Places In Sri Lanka Instead
22 June 2020

Escape The Crowds, Visit These Undiscovered Places In Sri Lanka Instead

There is no doubt that Sri Lanka is the ideal destination for a romantic getaway. The island has everything you’d want from a fabulous holiday...

Bucket List of Things to do in Sri Lanka With Your Kids
22 June 2020

Bucket List of Things to do in Sri Lanka With Your Kids

It’s no secret that travelling with young kids can be quite challenging, to say the least. You want to visit a place that has activities suitable for kids...

Things to do in Sri Lanka for your Honeymoon
22 June 2020

Things to do in Sri Lanka for your Honeymoon

Choosing the perfect place to match different vacation-personalities can be a tough call to make in general, but this is especially the case when choosing a...

Must visit spots in Matara
22 June 2020

Must visit spots in Matara

Located around 160 kilometres from Colombo, the city of Matara lies on Sri Lanka’s south coast and is one of the few southern cities that does not...

3 Gardens You Must Visit in Sri Lanka
22 June 2020

3 Gardens You Must Visit in Sri Lanka

From lush tropical rainforests to pristine sandy beaches, Sri Lanka is every vacationer’s paradise filled with stunning sceneries and plenty of wildlife to...

Discover the Ramayana Trail; A Guide for Group Travellers
22 June 2020

Discover the Ramayana Trail; A Guide for Group Travellers

The Ramayana is an ancient Sanskrit epic that chronicles the story of Prince Rama, who was the seventh avatar of the Hindu god, Vishnu. A major part...

Exploring The Ramayana Trail, A Solo Traveller’s Guide
22 June 2020

Exploring The Ramayana Trail, A Solo Traveller’s Guide

Sri Lanka is home to over 50 sites associated with the Hindu epic, Ramayana. It is said that the ten-headed demon king, Ravana, resided in the...

Places To Visit Off The Beaten Path In Sri Lanka
22 June 2020

Places To Visit Off The Beaten Path In Sri Lanka

Throughout history, the island nation of Sri Lanka has invited many intrepid travellers, from the fabled explorer Marco Polo to spice merchants...

Places with a Myth/Legend Tied to It
22 June 2020

Places with a Myth/Legend Tied to It

Sri Lanka has a rich history, featuring ancient kings who built stone fortresses and defended their lands from foreign invasion, religious leaders who...

Sri Lanka’s National Parks and What They’re Famous For
22 June 2020

Sri Lanka’s National Parks and What They’re Famous For

Big cats, rare birds and shy elephants – Sri Lanka’s got it all! If you’re hoping to spot some of these elusive creatures during your holiday on the...

Romantic Places To Watch The Sunrise In The Hill Country
22 June 2020

Romantic Places To Watch The Sunrise In The Hill Country

Sri Lanka is the land of amazing sunrises and vibrant sunsets. During your travels around the island, you should experience both at least once. The palm-fringed golden beaches...

Discover The Best Of Hatton In A Day
22 June 2020

Discover The Best Of Hatton In A Day

Burrowed deep in the hills of Sri Lanka, you’ll find Hatton, a small sleepy town that is the ultimate destination to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Hatton is...

Discover the Lesser-Known Towns in The Sri Lankan Hill Country
22 June 2020

Discover the Lesser-Known Towns in The Sri Lankan Hill Country

The Sri Lankan hill country is truly the hidden gem of the island. Even though now it is slowly gaining popularity- especially towns like Ella- it still doesn’t attract the...

5 Places you Must Visit in Hambantota
22 June 2020

5 Places you Must Visit in Hambantota

Going down the southern coast of Sri Lanka will allow you to pass by some interesting towns and attractions that allow you to understand the illustrious history and culture..

Discover Sri Lanka’s Hidden Locations
22 June 2020

Discover Sri Lanka’s Hidden Locations

Sri Lanka, the Pearl of the Indian Ocean, is a treasure trove of adventure. The small island offers a myriad of activities in different unique regions around the country...

A First-Timer’s Guide to Using Public Transport in Sri Lanka
22 June 2020

A First-Timer’s Guide to Using Public Transport in Sri Lanka

Taking public transport in any country is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint (especially after you’ve taken an international flight...

Romantic Ceylon Tea Adventures
22 June 2020

Romantic Ceylon Tea Adventures

Sri Lanka is a great holiday destination for companionable adventures, family vacations and of course, romantic getaways. From beachside retreats...

A Solo Traveller’s Guide to Exploring the Land of Ceylon Tea
22 June 2020

A Solo Traveller’s Guide to Exploring the Land of Ceylon Tea

From the moment you land on this beautiful island nation to the moment you leave, you’re going to be drinking tea, tea, tea! Sri Lankans...

5 Fun Things To Do With Your Kids In Sri Lanka
22 June 2020

5 Fun Things To Do With Your Kids In Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a treasure trove of adventure. The tropical wonderland found in the Indian Ocean has everything you’d want in a holiday...

5 Fun Experiences For A First Time Traveller To Sri Lanka
22 June 2020

5 Fun Experiences For A First Time Traveller To Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a backpackers’ paradise; the size of the country makes it very easy to traverse through the different regions. If you’re visiting the island...

Culinary Tour Of Sri Lanka – 6 Things You Must Try
22 June 2020

Culinary Tour Of Sri Lanka – 6 Things You Must Try

Sri Lanka is a mishmash of colours, sounds, and tastes and nowhere is this more apparent than in the local cuisine. Although the island is home...

A Solo Guide To a Wellness Retreat In Sri Lanka
19 June 2020

A Solo Guide To a Wellness Retreat In Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is undoubtedly one of the best holiday destinations in the world, it has a little bit of everything which is guaranteed to please anyone. However, more often than...

Eat, Pray, Love In Sri Lanka
19 June 2020

Eat, Pray, Love In Sri Lanka

Eat, Pray, Love has become a sort of cult philosophy after Elizabeth Gilbert’s novel (and later the movie with Julia Roberts) with the same title. The main...

Important Things to Keep in Mind When Travelling to Sri Lanka
19 June 2020

Important Things to Keep in Mind When Travelling to Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is one of those islands in Asia that always intrigues many travellers for its history, culture, heritage, and nature. It is important to understand the attributes of the people...

De-Stress In Sri Lanka With A Romantic Wellness Holiday
19 June 2020

De-Stress In Sri Lanka With A Romantic Wellness Holiday

By definition, to retreat is the act of seeking refuge, a great way to describe a wellness holiday in Sri Lanka. Seek refuge in the beautiful green forests...

Explore Chilaw in a Day
19 June 2020

Explore Chilaw in a Day

Known for the warm hospitality of its people, Sri Lanka is a haven of culture, history and picturesque holidays for any and every traveller. The island is...

A Solo Traveller’s Guide to Exploring Horton Plains
19 June 2020

A Solo Traveller’s Guide to Exploring Horton Plains

Sri Lanka is endowed with an abundance of exotic beauty, which makes it quite difficult for many who visit the island select the best way to explore the...

Travelling Solo? A Girl’s Guide to Travelling in Sri Lanka
19 June 2020

Travelling Solo? A Girl’s Guide to Travelling in Sri Lanka

It’s definitely no secret that Sri Lanka is a backpacker’s paradise. The island’s small size along with its wide variety of activities on offer makes...

A couples’ guide to backpacking in Sri Lanka
19 June 2020

A couples’ guide to backpacking in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has quickly become a backpacker’s hotspot which is understandable since there aren’t many countries in the world that offer...

Popular Places to Visit on your Solo Backpacking Trip to Sri Lanka
19 June 2020

Popular Places to Visit on your Solo Backpacking Trip to Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is dotted with so many interesting cities and towns that guarantee a unique experience every time you visit. If this is your first time to the island,..

The Best Way To Travel Around Sri Lanka With Kids
19 June 2020

The Best Way To Travel Around Sri Lanka With Kids

One of the main characteristics in the long list of things that makes Sri Lanka so amazing is that in spite of its small size, each region is...

Best Souvenirs To Buy From Sri Lanka
19 June 2020

Best Souvenirs To Buy From Sri Lanka

Besides being extremely beautiful, Sri Lanka is full of life, sound, colours, traditions and delicious food. After your travels here, you’ll...

Romantic places to visit in Batticaloa
19 June 2020

Romantic places to visit in Batticaloa

Batticaloa is one of Sri Lanka’s hidden gems. This small town on the east coast of the island is entrenched in its colonial history...

What you must do in Trincomalee before you leave
19 June 2020

What you must do in Trincomalee before you leave

The charming old town of Trincomalee is in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka, a 4 hour and 44 minutes drive away from Colombo...

The Southern Coast’s Guide On Fun Date Ideas
19 June 2020

The Southern Coast’s Guide On Fun Date Ideas

Sri Lanka is undoubtedly one of the most romantic places in the world, and nowhere is this more apparent than on its southern coast...

The 5 most popular things to do in Dambulla with kids
19 June 2020

The 5 most popular things to do in Dambulla with kids

Dambulla is a bustling agricultural town situated in the Central Province and in the heart of the Cultural Triangle. The Cultural Triangle...

Top 4 Romantic and Adventurous Things To Do In Dambulla
19 June 2020

Top 4 Romantic and Adventurous Things To Do In Dambulla

Dambulla is found at the heart of Sri Lanka’s Cultural Triangle, which refers to an area of land where most of the country’s UNESCO World Heritage...

Fun Things To Do In Ella When It’s Raining
19 June 2020

Fun Things To Do In Ella When It’s Raining

Ella is a beautiful town nestled on the southern edge of the Sri Lankan hill country. It is one of the most picturesque corners...

Exploring Polonnaruwa with your friends? Here’s what you need to see
19 June 2020

Exploring Polonnaruwa with your friends? Here’s what you need to see

Polonnaruwa is often regarded as a must-visit destination when you’re in Sri Lanka. The town is located in the North Central Province...

Top 3 Experiences your kids will love in Arugam bay
19 June 2020

Top 3 Experiences your kids will love in Arugam bay

Arugam Bay is a small beachside town on the east coast of Sri Lanka. The gorgeous palm-fringed white sandy beaches are less...

Best Surfing Breaks in Arugam Bay
19 June 2020

Best Surfing Breaks in Arugam Bay

The island of Sri Lanka is dotted with some of the finest beaches in Asia, which are hotspots for many tourist activities. One such...

5 Awesome group activities in Ella
17 June 2020

5 Awesome group activities in Ella

Located in the central highlands of the island, Ella is one of the most sought-after destinations in Sri Lanka, as it is home to some...

Best Family-friendly Beaches to Visit on the South Coast
10 June 2020

Best Family-friendly Beaches to Visit on the South Coast

Sri Lanka is gifted with some of the finest beaches in South Asia, and is flocked by many locals and tourists alike through the year due...

Most popular activites in Hatton for a group of friends
10 June 2020

Most popular activites in Hatton for a group of friends

When people think of Sri Lanka they immediately picture golden palm-fringed beaches with warm blue waters! However, one of the most beautiful regions..

Exciting Things to Do with Your Kids in Hatton
10 June 2020

Exciting Things to Do with Your Kids in Hatton

If you’re looking to enjoy a tranquil holiday with a mix of adventure, the quaint little town known as Hatton would be the perfect place for your getaway with your kids..

5 Fun Things to do in Weligama Besides Surfing
10 June 2020

5 Fun Things to do in Weligama Besides Surfing

In the southern coast of Sri Lanka lies a small town known as Weligama in the Matara district. The fishing town of Weligama means ‘Sandy Village’ in...

Surfing With Kids? Here Are The Best Surfing Spots In Sri Lanka
10 June 2020

Surfing With Kids? Here Are The Best Surfing Spots In Sri Lanka

Over the years, Sri Lanka has solidified its position as an ‘it’ surfing destination. Palm-fringed golden beaches wrap around the island, which is...

What To Do In Matara With Your Kids
9 June 2020

What To Do In Matara With Your Kids

Matara is a booming commercial town on the southernmost tip of Sri Lanka. Matara has a beautiful strip of beach and some interesting historical and cultural attractions that...

Whisk Your Partner To The Most Romantic Spots On The Island
9 June 2020

Whisk Your Partner To The Most Romantic Spots On The Island

It is easy to see why the island nation of Sri Lanka is considered as one of the most romantic places in the world. Surrounded by palm-fringed...

Cosy Up With Your Partner On These Beautiful Viewpoints In Haputale
9 June 2020

Cosy Up With Your Partner On These Beautiful Viewpoints In Haputale

Haputale is a small sleepy town found on the southern belt of the Sri Lankan hill country. Cool-weather, tall peaks covered in a thick carpet of greenery...

Wondering Where To Surf On The West Coast?
8 June 2020

Wondering Where To Surf On The West Coast?

Sri Lanka is undoubtedly a tropical paradise; golden sandy beaches with tall swaying coconut trees wrap around the whole island which is encircled by gorgeous...

Whale Watching with Friends? Here’s What You Need to Know
8 June 2020

Whale Watching with Friends? Here’s What You Need to Know

Gather your girl gang or the boys for an exciting day out in the big blue. Set sail on a private yacht or a boat ride in search of the giants of the sea, like whales, dolphins

5 Things To Know Before Your Whale Watching Trip
8 June 2020

5 Things To Know Before Your Whale Watching Trip

To witness the splendour of the blue whale, the world's largest animal to have ever lived seems a mere dream for most of us and is usually considered an...

Raining in Mirissa? Here are some romantic things you can do
8 June 2020

Raining in Mirissa? Here are some romantic things you can do

Located in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka, Mirissa is a small town 150 km south of Colombo. With clean pristine beaches, breathtaking sunsets...

Most Popular Outdoor Activities To Try In Haputale
8 June 2020

Most Popular Outdoor Activities To Try In Haputale

Haputale is the ideal place for an outdoorsy holiday. The small town is burrowed deep in the hills of Sri Lanka; complete with a cool climate, misty mountains...

Fun Things To Do In Haputale With Your Friends
8 June 2020

Fun Things To Do In Haputale With Your Friends

Haputale is one of Sri Lanka’s most picturesque towns. The small town is nestled in the southern edge of the Sri Lankan hill country and is famous for its...

4 Things your Kids will Enjoy in Haputale
8 June 2020

4 Things your Kids will Enjoy in Haputale

The hill country of Sri Lanka is shrouded in many unique attractions that range from historical to natural, making it the perfect place...

Explore Chilaw With Your Family
3 June 2020

Explore Chilaw With Your Family

Chilaw is a beautiful coastal town on the west of Sri Lanka with golden palm-fringed beaches on one side and verdant mangroves...

Romantic Experiences In Chilaw
3 June 2020

Romantic Experiences In Chilaw

Chilaw is a small town on the west coast of Sri Lanka. Along with a lovely golden beach with tall green palm trees swaying in the wind. Chilaw also has...

Fun things to do in Chilaw
3 June 2020

Fun things to do in Chilaw

Chilaw is a beautiful beach-side town on the west coast of Sri Lanka. Apart from its palm-fringed sandy beach, Chilaw holds many wonders...

Kitesurfing For The Solo Traveller
28 May 2020

Kitesurfing For The Solo Traveller

Being an island on the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is blessed with golden sandy beaches and azure waters. Hence, it is only fitting that it has become a....

Adventurous Activities to Engage in with your Friends in Kalpitiya
28 May 2020

Adventurous Activities to Engage in with your Friends in Kalpitiya

Located up north from the commercial capital of Sri Lanka, Kalpitiya is a typical coastal village town that is...

Watersport Adventures in Kitulgala that are Great for Your Kids
28 May 2020

Watersport Adventures in Kitulgala that are Great for Your Kids

Kitulgala is the ultimate location in Sri Lanka for outdoor adventures. Situated on the outskirts of a lush forest, Kitulgala promises...

Romantic Adventures in Kitulgala
28 May 2020

Romantic Adventures in Kitulgala

Kitulgala is situated in the western province on the edge of a verdant rainforest and it is the perfect place...

A Solo Guide For Travelling Through Kitulgala
28 May 2020

A Solo Guide For Travelling Through Kitulgala

Kitulgala is a picturesque town found in the western province of the country. This region is one of the greenest and wettest areas in Sri Lanka...

Fun Things To Do With Your Friends In Kitulgala
28 May 2020

Fun Things To Do With Your Friends In Kitulgala

Kitulgala is a town in the western province of Sri Lanka on the outskirts of a dense green forest. There are many great outdoor activities to partake in here,..

5 Things You’ll Love To See In Kalutara
28 May 2020

5 Things You’ll Love To See In Kalutara

Kalutara is a small town on the south coast of Sri Lanka that often gets overlooked by travellers as many opt to visit the nearby beach towns...

5 Scenic Places in Kalutara to Visit with your Partner
27 May 2020

5 Scenic Places in Kalutara to Visit with your Partner

Located just south of the commercial capital, Colombo, Kalutara is often an overlooked destination by many...

5 Romantic Places In Hatton
23 April 2020

5 Romantic Places In Hatton

Tucked away in the- often overlooked- hills of Sri Lanka, you will find the small town of Hatton. Although it is not one of the country’s biggest tourist...

3 Places For Solo-Adventures On The East Coast
23 April 2020

3 Places For Solo-Adventures On The East Coast

One of the best things about Sri Lanka is that you are guaranteed good weather year-round; when one coast is being hit by monsoon rains, the other is basking...

Four Historic Sites in Sri Lanka Your Kids Will Love to Visit
23 April 2020

Four Historic Sites in Sri Lanka Your Kids Will Love to Visit

It may seem like an impossible feat to entice kids to visit a historical site- just the term fills them with boredom- however there are four sites in Sri Lanka...

3 Easy Mountains To Hike With Your Kids
23 April 2020

3 Easy Mountains To Hike With Your Kids

Usually, people visit Sri Lanka for its fantastic beaches, but lately, the highlands of Sri Lanka are gaining popularity. We thoroughly encourage you to ditch...

5 Things You’ll Love About Hatton On Your Solo Trip
23 April 2020

5 Things You’ll Love About Hatton On Your Solo Trip

Hatton, fondly referred to as Little England, is a small town tucked away in the mountains of Sri Lanka. It is one of the most beautiful places in the country...

4 Sunrise Spots For The Early Bird
23 April 2020

4 Sunrise Spots For The Early Bird

Although the thought of waking up before dawn when you’re on holiday sounds the least bit inviting, when you’re travelling through Sri Lanka you have to...

5 Things You Must Do In Batticaloa
23 April 2020

5 Things You Must Do In Batticaloa

Batticaloa, or Batti as it's better known, is one of the most beautiful spots on the island, but it -unfortunately- gets overlooked. Situated on the east...

4 Places to Watch the Sunset From in Sri Lanka
23 April 2020

4 Places to Watch the Sunset From in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is home to some of the best beaches in the world, so naturally, it also hosts some of the best sunsets. Even though everything looks more beautiful...

7 Breath-taking Temples in Sri Lanka to Visit
23 April 2020

7 Breath-taking Temples in Sri Lanka to Visit

Sri Lanka is a predominantly Buddhist country, with Buddhism being introduced in the 3rd century BCE, it has some of the oldest- and most beautiful- temples...

Eerie & Unusual Attractions You Need To Visit In Sri Lanka
23 April 2020

Eerie & Unusual Attractions You Need To Visit In Sri Lanka

Mainly known for being an idyllic tropical paradise with beautiful beaches and tall peaks, Sri Lanka is the embodiment of life and energy. However, the country...

Cute Spots For A Date In Arugam Bay
23 April 2020

Cute Spots For A Date In Arugam Bay

Arugam Bay is a small town on the east coast of Sri Lanka, initially only known by ardent surfers Arugam Bay has suddenly gone through a rejuvenation and...

Family Friendly Excursions Everyone Will Love In Batticaloa
23 April 2020

Family Friendly Excursions Everyone Will Love In Batticaloa

Batticaloa, best known as Batti, is a place which will interest just about anyone. This small beachside town is often overshadowed by the...

6 Things To Do With Your Family In Hambantota
23 April 2020

6 Things To Do With Your Family In Hambantota

One of Sri Lanka’s largest southern coastal towns, Hambantota has transformed itself from a bustling fishing village to a must-visit tourist spot. The area...

Discover Sri Lanka’s Cultural Triangle
23 April 2020

Discover Sri Lanka’s Cultural Triangle

Sri Lanka is best known for its golden beaches which wrap around the whole island, but the country has a hidden gem in its interior...

Best Snorkelling Spots In Sri Lanka
23 April 2020

Best Snorkelling Spots In Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, fondly referred to as ‘The Pearl of the Indian Ocean’, is unbridled in its wildlife and natural beauty. While the island itself is incredibly...

Romantic Things To Do In The Cultural Triangle
23 April 2020

Romantic Things To Do In The Cultural Triangle

Sri Lanka is definitely one of the most romantic destinations to visit, it has golden beaches, turquoise waters and rolling green hills, however, most people...

6 Places You Must Visit With Your Friends In Sri Lanka
23 April 2020

6 Places You Must Visit With Your Friends In Sri Lanka

The island of Sri Lanka fondly referred to as the Pearl of the Indian Ocean is a treasure trove of adventure; with golden sandy beaches, tall peaks and lush...

5 Insta-Worthy Lighthouses To Add To Your Travel List In Sri Lanka
23 April 2020

5 Insta-Worthy Lighthouses To Add To Your Travel List In Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has always been an important maritime stop due to its central location and its role in the Silk Route, as a result, the country was colonised...

Fun Ways To Test Your Love In Sri Lanka
23 April 2020

Fun Ways To Test Your Love In Sri Lanka

If you and your partner are always trying to find adventurous holiday destinations, you should look no further, Sri Lanka is the way to go. Despite its size...

Girls’ Trip To Sri Lanka? Here’s What You Need To See
23 April 2020

Girls’ Trip To Sri Lanka? Here’s What You Need To See

If you and your friends are into adventure, Sri Lanka should definitely be at the top of your bucket list of places to visit. The small country has an array...

What To Do In Mirissa With Your Family
23 April 2020

What To Do In Mirissa With Your Family

Found on the south coast of Sri Lanka, Mirissa is the ultimate place for a beach getaway. It has fabulous golden sandy beaches, excellent waves for surfing...

Why Anuradhapura Is A Must Visit For A History Buff
23 April 2020

Why Anuradhapura Is A Must Visit For A History Buff

Anuradhapura is one of Sri Lanka’s most evocative sites entrenched in history, culture and religion. It is one of the country’s ancient capital cities and it...

Perfect Places To Visit On Your Honeymoon
23 April 2020

Perfect Places To Visit On Your Honeymoon

Sri Lanka is a tropical paradise; with golden beaches, warm blue waters, year-round summer, a myriad of wildlife, and rich history, it is easy to see why the...

Top 4  Things To Do In Anuradhapura With Your Friends
23 April 2020

Top 4 Things To Do In Anuradhapura With Your Friends

Full of history and culture, Anuradhapura is a must-visit on a trip to Sri Lanka. It is one of the country’s ancient capital cities which can be dated back...

Romantic Bars And Restaurants In Ella
23 April 2020

Romantic Bars And Restaurants In Ella

Ella has become one of the most coveted places for couples to visit; with its rolling green hills covered in tea bushes, intimate restaurants & cafes, and...

MUST-TRY Experiences For A First Time Traveller To Sri Lanka
23 April 2020

MUST-TRY Experiences For A First Time Traveller To Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has recently become a very popular tourist destination and with so much to offer from golden sandy beaches, rolling green hills, and a...

Watersports That Are Safe And Fun For Children
23 April 2020

Watersports That Are Safe And Fun For Children

Being a tropical island in the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is an excellent place for watersports. Although many parents may-understandably- be wary of their...

Where To See Elephants In Sri Lanka? Here’s 4 Awesome Places You’ll Love
23 April 2020

Where To See Elephants In Sri Lanka? Here’s 4 Awesome Places You’ll Love

There are a few things Sri Lanka is best known for; its beaches, cricket, tea, and being home to a large number of elephants. There are many elephant...

5 Things To Do With Your Family In Anuradhapura
23 April 2020

5 Things To Do With Your Family In Anuradhapura

Situated in the central province, Anuradhapura is in the ancient heart of Sri Lanka and it is often regarded as the holy land for Sri Lankan Buddhists...

Nature Reserves You Must Visit
23 April 2020

Nature Reserves You Must Visit

Paradise is often found in a place where nature flourishes. Our little island is just that. With over 22 national parks that can be explored, Sri Lanka is every nature lover's dream.

Things To Do In Anuradhapura With Your Partner
23 April 2020

Things To Do In Anuradhapura With Your Partner

From romantic walks or cycling tours through historic, religious shrines to soaring above the lush landscapes of the Cultural Triangle on a romantic hot air balloon ride, escape to Anuradhapura with your partner.

Visit Every Ancient Fort In Sri Lanka
23 April 2020

Visit Every Ancient Fort In Sri Lanka

Back in the day where the island was ruled by several colonies from the west, Sri Lanka' strategic location along the Silk Route made it a prime target for invasion.

Food Adventures in Sri Lanka
23 September 2019

Food Adventures in Sri Lanka

The best part about travelling to any country, has to be the exotic variety of food to try out – at least for foodies it might be! Sri Lanka’s local food caters...

Things To Do With Your Kids In Negombo
23 September 2019

Things To Do With Your Kids In Negombo

After a few hours of flying, your kids are most likely cranky and in desperate need of stretching their legs. If the idea of travelling by car for another 1 hour...

The 15 Best Islands in the World
20 September 2019

The 15 Best Islands in the World

One of the greatest rewards of traveling — discovering the new — is reflected in T+L readers’ picks for the world’s best islands. Not only do several islands...

The ‘Lion Fortress’ of Sri Lanka was swallowed by the jungle
20 September 2019

The ‘Lion Fortress’ of Sri Lanka was swallowed by the jungle

Perched on a slab of rock that juts dramatically over the forests of central Sri Lanka, Sigiriya is as imposing a sight now as it must have been when it was first built...

Local Snacks your Kids will Love in Sri Lanka
18 September 2019

Local Snacks your Kids will Love in Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka, you will find many unusual snacks, ranging from sweet yet spicy sesame rolls (thalaguli) to crunchy peanut brittle (pani kaju)...

Spotting urban wildlife with your family in Colombo
18 September 2019

Spotting urban wildlife with your family in Colombo

Exploring the wild flora and fauna in different countries is a great way to both learn about and appreciate the beauty of nature with your loved ones...

Child-friendly Beaches
18 September 2019

Child-friendly Beaches

Beaches are fun places to be with your family. They’re great for some rest and relaxation, swimming and tanning. Unfortunately, many in Sri Lanka are quite...

Fun Things to do with your Kids
18 September 2019

Fun Things to do with your Kids

Family vacations should have something great for everyone, and that, of course, includes children! If you’re wondering about what Sri Lanka has to offer that...

Colombo Experiences with the Family
18 September 2019

Colombo Experiences with the Family

There are many remote locations worth exploring in Sri Lanka, from the Balangoda caves to secret beaches along the southern coast. But sometimes, you just...

Things to do on a Rainy Day with your kids
18 September 2019

Things to do on a Rainy Day with your kids

As it is a tropical country, unexpected showers are unavoidable. There is no such thing as an ironclad plan out in the sun when in Sri Lanka. Despite...

Family-Friendly Adventures In The Wild
18 September 2019

Family-Friendly Adventures In The Wild

The wilderness can be as frightening as it is enlightening. There is so much to learn from it, but only if we do so respectfully and with great care...

Ideal Places for Marine Life Sightings in SL
18 September 2019

Ideal Places for Marine Life Sightings in SL

Sri Lanka is host to some of the most exquisite flora and fauna, and in particular, a fantastic variety of marine animals. Among these are a few rare species...

4 Reasons Why You Should Have your Wedding in Sri Lanka
18 September 2019

4 Reasons Why You Should Have your Wedding in Sri Lanka

Weddings mark one of the most special moments in our lives. To honour it, we make it as lavish as we please and invite all our loved ones to partake in the event...

Best Places for Wining and Dining with your Partner
18 September 2019

Best Places for Wining and Dining with your Partner

Is food actually the language of love? We think so! Food has transcended the realm of necessity; it has become art through which you could...

Romantic Strolls Around The Island
18 September 2019

Romantic Strolls Around The Island

Sometimes a nice, relaxing walk along a scenic route is exactly what you need to invigorate the romantic in you. There are beautiful places...

Honeymoon Spots In Sri Lanka
18 September 2019

Honeymoon Spots In Sri Lanka

If you’re on the hunt for the ideal island paradise honeymoon, we’ve got you covered. There are many romantic spots in Sri Lanka that would be the perfect...

Best Ideas For A Date Night In Sri Lanka
18 September 2019

Best Ideas For A Date Night In Sri Lanka

There are many ways to celebrate your love in an island like Sri Lanka, from romantic escapades over its waters to idyllic hilltops. Sri Lanka’s artistic...

5 Unique Ideas for a Proposal in Sri Lanka
17 September 2019

5 Unique Ideas for a Proposal in Sri Lanka

Do you hear the chime of wedding bells in the near future? Is it time to pop the BIG question to your significant other? Before you drop down on one knee...

Fun Things To Do In And Around Galle With Your Partner
17 September 2019

Fun Things To Do In And Around Galle With Your Partner

In the Southern Province of Sri Lanka of lies a treasure trove of experiences, scattered amongst its many coastal towns and wondrous sites. There’s something...

Conquer Sri Lanka’s Mountains By Yourself!
17 September 2019

Conquer Sri Lanka’s Mountains By Yourself!

Mountain climbing isn’t a particularly popular sport in Sri Lanka, but the central hills of the island provide a welcoming setting for avid mountaineers...

Solo Experiences in Sri Lanka
17 September 2019

Solo Experiences in Sri Lanka

Whether you’re here alone or with friends and family, Sri Lanka has a way of adopting you and making you feel at home. Maybe it’s the friendly people...

East Coast Adventures You Can’t Miss
17 September 2019

East Coast Adventures You Can’t Miss

During peak season, the Pasikuda bay is gentle and ideal for leisurely swims. However, if you prefer to be gliding along the waters instead, hop aboard...

Solo Surfing in Sri Lanka? Here are the Best Spots!
17 September 2019

Solo Surfing in Sri Lanka? Here are the Best Spots!

Surfing as a sport took off in Sri Lanka quite recently, and in that time, it has garnered quite a lot of traction within the island. Sri Lanka has an array of surf spots...

5 Water-based Activities For The Adventurer
17 September 2019

5 Water-based Activities For The Adventurer

If there’s one exciting thing about visiting an island nation, it’s all the water that encompasses it. Sri Lanka has a great climate, and the wet and dry zones balance...

5 Romantic Things to do in Colombo
17 September 2019

5 Romantic Things to do in Colombo

Colombo is one of Sri Lanka’s largest and most cosmopolitan cities. It may not be the world’s ‘City of Love’, but there’s no shortage of romantic...

Best Places For Solo Bird Watching
17 September 2019

Best Places For Solo Bird Watching

Tropical birds are part of what makes an island paradise like Sri Lanka glorious, with their colourful feathers and various designs. Sri Lanka is a hotspot for such...

Exploring Sri Lanka’s Religious Places of Worship
17 September 2019

Exploring Sri Lanka’s Religious Places of Worship

Sri Lanka is home to many different groups of people, and amongst them, there are four main religions being practiced. Every custom and religion in Sri Lanka...

Exotic Street Food to try in Colombo During Your Solo Adventure
17 September 2019

Exotic Street Food to try in Colombo During Your Solo Adventure

The great thing about Sri Lankan food is that it’s so diverse. All the various influences from its multi-ethnic population intertwine as they create a unique cuisine...

Museums In Sri Lanka You Must Visit With Your Friends
17 September 2019

Museums In Sri Lanka You Must Visit With Your Friends

One of the best things about exploring a foreign country with your friends is that you get to explore a whole other culture together. Sri Lanka welcomes...

7 Foods to Try on a Night Out
17 September 2019

7 Foods to Try on a Night Out

Are you planning a night out in Colombo with your friends? What awaits you is an escapade for the ages. There’s a lot to see and do in Colombo, especially on...

Hiking Trails That Are Ideal For Friends
17 September 2019

Hiking Trails That Are Ideal For Friends

If you and your friends are more into adventure than being indoors, hiking is a great way to relish nature while also escaping the hustle and bustle of the city...

Exploring Nature With Your Buddies
17 September 2019

Exploring Nature With Your Buddies

There’s always so much to do and so much to see when visiting a new country, and things tend to get hectic. If a peace of mind is what you need...

UNESCO Sites to Cross off your Bucket List
17 September 2019

UNESCO Sites to Cross off your Bucket List

Sri Lanka’s recorded history goes back thousands of years, but many of the structures built by civilisations long gone are still standing today...

6 Rooftop Bars In Colombo You Should Be Drinking At This Year
17 September 2019

6 Rooftop Bars In Colombo You Should Be Drinking At This Year

Rooftop bars are iconic, there’s no denying this. They take a fun night and make it better. There are few things that could trump a night out with your friends...

Visiting Sri Lanka’s Famous Architectural Marvels
17 September 2019

Visiting Sri Lanka’s Famous Architectural Marvels

Architecture is an artform that flows and changes with time, and has shown us more about the past than we could possibly imagine. On a tour of the ruins left behind...

7 Authentically Lankan Experiences
16 September 2019

7 Authentically Lankan Experiences

Every country can safely call its own a plethora of ‘local experiences’—activities that are so unique to the country that most foreigners aren’t even aware...