Sri Lanka

The Most Beautiful Places In Kandy, Sri Lanka

The most beautiful places in Kandy, Sri Lanka, aren’t difficult to find. As Sri Lanka’s culture capital, this city has enough charm and character to keep you interested for days. It is nestled between towering mountains and defined by it’s spiritual and laid back nature, making it a popular city for Buddhists and tourists alike. You can’t go far wrong just wondering the busy streets and taking in all the… Read More »The Most Beautiful Places In Kandy, Sri Lanka

Nine Arch Bridge in Ella, Sri Lanka: The Ultimate Guide

Set against a backdrop of thick jungle and tea plantations, Ella’s Nine Arch Bridge is truly one of the most beautiful sights that Sri Lanka has to offer. When the mist hangs low over the surrounding mountains, and the iconic blue Sri Lankan train passes sleepily along the tracks, the place takes on an almost mystical feel and it’s easy to imagine you are on the set of a film,… Read More »Nine Arch Bridge in Ella, Sri Lanka: The Ultimate Guide

The Most Beautiful Places To Visit In Nuwara Eliya

It isn’t hard to find beautiful places to visit in Nuwara Eliya. Also known as ‘little England’, Nuwara Eliya oozes charm and character, and is a must visit on any trip to Sri Lanka. It’s not just the cool, temperate weather that makes this place a little different to the rest of Sri Lanka. The History Of Nuwara Eliya Nuwara Eliya was a hill country retreat for British civil servants… Read More »The Most Beautiful Places To Visit In Nuwara Eliya

Pedro Tea Estate-A must see in Nuwara Eliya

Nestled amongst the scenic beauty of Sri Lanka’s hill country and situated in the shadows of the country’s highest mountain, Pidurutalagala, you will find the Pedro Tea Estate. Pedro Tea Estate is just a few minutes drive from the centre of Nuwara Eliya, and is well worth a look if you have a free morning or afternoon, especially if you’re a big tea lover like we are! Sri Lanka is… Read More »Pedro Tea Estate-A must see in Nuwara Eliya

Things To Do In Sigiriya, Sri Lanka: The Top 12 Highlights

Sigiriya, a sleepy, picturesque village in central Sri Lanka. As the sun rises on this tiny Sri Lankan village, it is bathed in a misty pale light that reflects off the waterlogged rice paddies and serene lakes. Sigiriya’s diverse wildlife comes to life to greet the morning and the sounds of bicycle bells and bird song drift down the backstreets. Getting up early is a treat, not a chore here… Read More »Things To Do In Sigiriya, Sri Lanka: The Top 12 Highlights

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5 days in Sri Lanka: The ultimate guide

The four best itineraries for spending 5 days in Sri Lanka. Don’t miss out on some of the best of this incredible country with our four different itineraries for spending five short days in Sri Lanka. With plans to suit city lovers, hikers, cultural fanatics and beach bums, there is something for everyone.

Lipton’s seat in Sri Lanka: The ultimate guide

We very nearly gave Lipton’s seat in Sri Lanka a miss. We didn’t think the views could be more incredible than the ones we had already seen (The Knuckles Range mountains, Horton Plains, Lover’s Leap waterfall, Ella rock), and we weren’t really sure what else there was to do in Haputale. Because of the route we took, Lipton’s seat in Haputale, Sri Lanka, became the only logical stop on our… Read More »Lipton’s seat in Sri Lanka: The ultimate guide

How to travel on Sri Lanka’s most beautiful railways

All you need to know when setting off on your travels on Sri Lanka’s most beautiful railways. Sri Lanka’s iconic railways were actually built by the British in 1864, as a way of transporting tea from the hill country to the capital of Colombo. It remains an extremely cheap but impressive way to travel around Sri Lanka and is a definite highlight. What are Sri Lanka’s most beautiful railways? Any… Read More »How to travel on Sri Lanka’s most beautiful railways

Backpacking In Sri Lanka: A Two Week Itinerary

Backpacking in Sri Lanka is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Sri Lanka is a country full of exotic wildlife, stretches of sandy beaches and cloud covered mountain peaks. Here you will find fascinating ancient history and a vibrant and welcoming culture that will leave you wishing you never had to leave. There really isn’t a better way to spend two weeks than backpacking around this magical country. Lots of… Read More »Backpacking In Sri Lanka: A Two Week Itinerary