Arugam Bay Sri Lanka

Walk into a time trapped tunnel where a paradise with no worries , no care exists! Where else could it be other than Arugam Bay – Sri Lanka! Emerge in the ‘now’ where all is possible at Arugam Bay, a small town sprawled in the eastern coast of Sri Lanka, a most sought after destination…

Exploring Jaffna, Sri Lanka in a Day

Jaffna in the northern tip of Sri Lanka is a city with a complex past. I was always  rather reluctant to visit as my memory went back to a place in history that I would rather leave behind due to war and despair.  Now that I have visited I must say it is one of…

Luxury in the Bush Sri Lanka

There are places that you say love and say  ‘wow’, there are others that simply take your breath away and you remain literarily  breathless for moments and ponder  for years re-living those moments for ever! Ahaspokuna- Bush Walk Camp  is one  of those ! I am not too sure how to explain my experience in…

Under the Tuscan Sky

Tuscany a dream to conquer I happen to come across this article on the florenceinsider.com that speaks of 10 Tuscan Villages that you must visit. So I quickly browsed through to see if our dreamy, quaint, Tuscany village  – Greve in the Chianti region  is  one of them! Aha …for some reason  has been missed…

Italian Food Trail

Why be discrete ? We are foodies!! We love our food! We both love our food and that makes it super exciting  when we travel together. We are excited  by the flavors of regional  cuisine and  not afraid to try new flavours. So, Italy was  a dream come true, except having to worry about our…

A day in Venice! Italy

Venice is a dream and on the bucket list of many . So  when we finally  stepped in to Venice, you can imagine how thrilling it was.. There is so much about Venice everywhere from articles to bloggers to what not.  Writing this we had to consider what many may not tell you.. here we…

Hidden Gardens of Bawa

A marriage of modernity and Culture – a seduction Bawa’s Lunuganga – Gardens   On less travelled paths, we chose to visit Geoffrey Bawa’s country home situated in Bentota, Sri Lanka. Bawa is synonymous with Sri Lankan architecture. Despite his late entry to the field of architecture past his 40th year, his work reminds the…

Roads less travelled in Sigiriya – Sri Lanka

Lesser Known paths of Sigiriya Sigiriya, a small town in the central province of  Sri Lanka has been always favored amongst travelers, foreign and local alike as it holds the majestic  Lion Rock, once a fortress built by  King Kasyapa (477-495 CE ). He built this on a top of a rock and adorned it with…

Just another wild Life Safari ??

Fascinating Wild Life Safari  in Sri Lanka Wild life Safari’s are becoming very ‘in thing’ to do.. whether its a fad or true passion there are many ‘ little things ‘ amongst ‘ big’ things that you would certainly do not want to miss out. For this you don’t necessarily have to spend a fortune…

Sri Lankan Wilderness : Here we go!

Only the Big 3? Sri Lanka has earned a significant reputation for it’s not so elusive leopard in the recent past, being  the only place on earth right now where sightings of the elusive leopards can be done without a major effort. Sadly with this ( due to lack of processes, policies and lack of…

Love Art & Jazz On the Street?

Do You Love a Combo of Art and Music? Fairway Colombo – Art and Jazz on the street, Colombo 1, Sri Lanka     Our Hikes are not confined to nature ,  we explore anywhere we can feast our sense buds! This is just one of those , especially if you are a lover of…

Hiker’s paradise : Summer In Grinderwald, Switzerland

A must visit place : Interlaken, Switzerland in summer, Grindelwald. This beautiful valley, also known for its’ skiing in winter, bursts into a mass of color in summer with all types of Alpine flora. What a feast for the eyes!   There are over 90km hiking trails in the valley that lead through woodland,across the…

Exotic Beaches to explore in Sri Lanka

Beaches – so not known It is kinda funny because Sri Lanka is all about  sandy beaches and sun, from head to toe, east to the west. What we are about to share (this is the first one of hopefully many!) are those little patches of breathlessly awesome sandy pristine  beaches that seem to never…

For Food Lovers Only !

Life without Spice and Heat is unimaginable! The most amazing part of being in the City of Colombo is the sheer variety of food that you can get in every corner. Let us take you to the Lagoon, Cinnamon Grand, Colombo Sri Lanka. @ Lagoon, you can get anything and everything that you desire in terms…

Beatles live on!

Beatles : Music Lives on I will always  remember my first impression of Liverpool, UK as a city thats yet to move with the times.  I am not sure I would call it a simply heritage City! It is laid back , a bit sombre in gloomy English Summer, mixed with the sound of the…

Unusual English Summer

English Summer in Wells English Summer is suppose to be a little bit gloomy, with a sprinkle of rain here and there!  Well guess what I found in a little town in Somerset UK, Wells! The middle of Summer 2017 was fabulous in Wells, the weather was between 20-27 degrees. Flowers in bloom, such exquisite…