The Best Things to do in Kandy, Sri Lanka

The sacred city of Kandy, a former kingdom of the 16th century Kandyan Kings, is the second largest city of Sri Lanka and a major administrative and religious hub. Also referred to as ‘Maha Nuwara’ or Great City, Kandy lies a three hour (115 km)  drive from the capital Colombo. One of the seven UNESCO […]

The Best Places to Visit in Trincomalee

Trincomalee is one of those surprising destinations in Sri Lanka, with everything a traveller could wish for: culture, beaches, exciting activities and good food. Considered off the beaten path and less known to visitors, there are so many places to visit in Trincomalee, that will fill a good few days on your Sri Lanka itinerary. […]

Highlands of Sri Lanka – A Three Days Itinerary

Nestled in the center of Sri Lanka lies a region of cool climate and lush vegetation.  At an elevation of just over 1,800 meters, Sri Lanka’s highland region became a haven for the aristocratic English during Sri Lanka’s colonial time.  It also contributes greatly to two of Sri Lanka’s primary industries: tea production and tourism. […]