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…

Glamping in Sri Lanka

Glamping in Sri Lanka – Yala   Camping across the globe has taken new meaning in the last few years, so if you are like me, loves wilderness but not to be too wild and bothered BUT to  have a comfortable overall experience  then the new meaning to camping is the way to go –…

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…

Sun over the Sand

Breathless beauty of Sand, Ocean and Sun The sandy beaches  of the eastern coast of Sri Lanka , treaded by many yet remain simple and beautiful!           The calm waters of the Indian Ocean makes this is super place to let your hair loose, relax or be adventurous..I choose the former…

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…

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…

Galle Fort Sri Lanka – Hidden Treasures

Galle, the port city in the southern coast of Sri Lanka is an amazing place. Galle Fort has captured my heart for different reasons. A  place where the past comes to live, yet manages to have a friendly modern ambience. Your feet can wonder for hours and hours on puzzle like streets without a care…