Wayang Museum

Located at the former site of an ancient church, the Wayang Museum houses a collection of various types of wayang including wayang golek and wayang kulit. Also on display are diverse collections of wayang dolls from nations such as Cambodia, India, France, Vietnam, China, Suriname, Thailand and Malaysia.  Wayang paintings, sculptures and gamelan sets can…

Magnificent Sinharaja Forest Reserve

The magnificent Sinharaja Forest Reserve is a region of pristine tropical rainforest which is identified as one of Sri Lanka’s natural treasures. The verdant area has been identified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and contains a multitude of endemic flora, amphibians, insects, birds, reptiles and mammals. While leopards and elephants are occasionally sighted, mammals…

Iconic Chao Phraya River

  The renowned Chao Phraya River is inseparable from the nation of Thailand. In earlier times Bangkok residents settled along the banks of this famous river. Today a leisurely cruise along the river is an excellent way to enjoy the sights of the charming Thai capital. Modern Bangkok was founded on the eastern banks of…

Fascinating Kamthieng House

The fascinating Kamthieng House is a traditional home of the Lanna people from Northern Thailand’s Chiang Mai region. Located within the compound of the Siam Society, the house which was painstakingly taken apart and reassembled at its present location provides a true insight into the lifestyle of the Lanna people. The Lanna Kingdom featured a…

Captivating Ancient City

Visiting the Ancient City should be on the itinerary of every visitor to Thailand. This fascinating site is a true reminder of the great cultural heritage of the Thai people. At the Ancient City you will see grand architecture, exquisite artistry and craftsmanship as well as a harmonious structural layout. By observing the replicas of…

Being one with nature at Koggala Lake

Sri Lanka has countless places to go for wildlife and nature enthusiasts and located in the southern coast famed for its golden sand beaches is Koggala; not just a beach, as the inlands offer several other attractions among them including a river and a lake. Koggala Lake is not very well known amongst the mainstream…