Places to Visit in Negombo

Places to Visit in Negombo Places to Visit in Negombo for a vacation Discover the wonder of fish industry in Negombo. This city is known for its centuries old fishing industry. Service provider               –              Nishantha Fernando (Fisherman) Contact Number              –              0770350906 Services he agreed to provide: Visit to Morawala Beach Address: Pitipana St, […]

Facts and Figures of Sri Lanka

Facts and Figures of Sri Lanka Official name : Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka’s Government Type : Republic Location : Latitude 5° 55. to 9° 50. north, longitude 79° 42. to 81° 52., 650km north of the equator’s Dimensions : 430km north to south, 225km east to westbound Coastline : 1,340km Currency : Sri […]

Excursion to the Drum Village of Sri Lanka

Excursion to the Drum Village of Sri Lanka “Step into the World of Traditional Drum Makers of the Island in a remote town in Kandy” The Kandy has been structured to give a unique experience in a typical Sri Lankan village, where drum making has been the traditional vocation of its residents for many decades. […]

Yoga and Meditation in Sri Lanka

Yoga and Meditation in Sri Lanka Yoga has a deep-rooted history on the island. Yoga in Sri Lanka is practiced widely in Ashrams and retreats and now in a growing number of hotels, guesthouses, eco-retreats, and holiday villas around the island, often in conjunction with guided meditation sessions and Ayurveda therapies.      Yoga has […]

Monkey Kingdom Expedition in Polonnaruwa

Monkey Kingdom Expedition in Polonnaruwa Meet the kings, queens and troops of Polonnaruwa – the home of the famous Disney Nature Monkey Kingdom    Quite apart from the incredible ruins of this medieval city, Polonnaruwa is home to a large monkey population who were famously featured in Disney’s engaging documentary film ‘Monkey Kingdom’. Polonnaruwa is […]

Sri Lanka’s Best Art Galleries | In Colombo

Sri Lanka’s Best Art Galleries | In Colombo The capital Colombo is home to the annual Colombo Art Biennale and the Kala Pola festival, making it one of the liveliest cultural destinations in South East Asia. Here are the ten best places to discover Sri Lanka’s growing contemporary art scene, from Colombo to Galle and […]

Sri Lankan Artists You Should Know

Sri Lankan Artists You Should Know A long tradition of art and crafts on the island of Sri Lanka has developed into a vibrant contemporary modern art scene. ________________________________________________________   Senaka Senanayake Senaka Senanayake is a contemporary Sri Lankan painter. His work, characterized by its brilliantly colored scenes of lush, overlapping jungle fauna and vegetation, […]

The world-famous Sri Lankan artist – Rahju Michael Pereira

The world-famous Sri Lankan artist – Rahju Michael Pereira Being in the art world for over 30 years, Rahju is a renowned painter of Sri Lankan-Norwegian descent. Having initially lived in Kandy and moved to Norway, Rahju returned to Sri Lanka in 1982. His work, heavily inspired by mysticism and eastern culture has been displayed […]

Dare Devils of Galle Fort

Dare Devils of Galle Fort In Galle Fort, jumping off the ancient citadel walls started in early 2009 and it is considered an equivalent to the bungee jump, only a lot more dangerous.   The jumpers don’t even use an elasticized rope to pull you back from the near death experience, and do not have […]

Sri Lanka’s Honey Bees

Sri Lanka’s Honey Bees Bees may be small creatures, but the role that they play in the environment is a very important one. The tiny hairs found on the bodies of these insects allow them to carry pollen from one flowering plant to another, and this process—called pollination—is how seed-bearing fruits, vegetables, grains and other […]