Sri Lanka has a rich cultural history that goes back thousands of years. Whether you enjoy pristine landscapes or unique cultural traditions, there’s something for everyone. Here are three ideas of ways to spend your day to get you started with a plan. 1. Go Surfing With miles of beaches for you to explore, there’s no […]
On Mark’s last day in Colombo, Sri Lanka, he visits the famous Gangamaraya Temple, one of the best known Buddhist centers in the city.
A list of the top 5 things to do in Columbo, the capital of Sri Lanka, including the National Museum and an Elephant Orphanage.
All attractions in any country are worth visiting to someone. But not all attractions are worth visiting for you personally.
Mark shares large photos of his journey to northern Sri Lanka, a war-ravaged area which was recently off limits to tourists.
escribed by many travel writers as a ‘magical place’ Sri Lanka lives up to expectations and often surpasses them. The Sri Lankan climate is a major factor to consider when you are making your plans to visit this island, the country boasts not one but two monsoon seasons, though having taken this into account, be […]
alle, located South of Colombo, was once the most powerful and most influential port on the island of Sri Lanka. The city has a fascinating history. Long ago Galle was known as Tarshish, the city where ancient King Solomon obtained some of his exotic supplies. Many years later, the Portuguese landed in Galle and transformed the city […]
ituated in the central part of the island, surrounded by rolling green foothills is Kandy, the ancient royal capital of Sri Lanka. Kandy is considered one of Sri Lanka’s major tourist areas with plenty of attractions, great scenery and cooler temperatures than Colombo. The center of Kandy is pleasant, a neatly laid out town of […]
pending about three-quarters of 2011 in Thailand, I was able to explore further the glorious realm of delicious Thai food. #1. Pictured above is a dish known as khao kluk kaphi that is made of shrimp flavored fried rice covered in a rainbow of tasty ingredients! #2. Khao moo daeng, or red barbecued pork and rice, […]
With around 6 million inhabitants, Colombo is not even close to being one of the larger cities in Asia – yet there’s no denying that the city is full of vibrant energy and always action packed! The streets of central Colombo are characterized by bright colorful signs, streams of rickshaws, tons of pedestrians and rowdy buses that […]