Exploring the Gangaramaya Temple – A Sacred Sanctuary in the City

Nestled in the heart of Colombo, Sri Lanka, Gangaramaya Temple is a sacred Buddhist site that offers a captivating perspective of the island’s rich religious heritage. Getting There This temple is located along Sri Jinarathana Road in the Colombo 02 area of the city. Around a five minute walk from Residence by Uga Escapes, this site…

Horton Plains –The UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site

If you enjoy hiking through nature, Horton Plains may just be for you. As you hike through this mountainous area, you’ll come across a range of different animals and picturesque spots. Here’s a little more information! About Horton Plains A beautiful highland plateau is situated at an elevation of 2100 – 2300m above sea level….

Explore the Ancient City of Sigiriya – The lion fortress!

An ancient rock fortress, towering high into the sky with the remains of a royal palace at the summit is a site worth travelling far and wide for! Centuries have passed by and this beautiful location is still ageing gracefully with its beauty remaining intact. Interested in learning more about what to explore in Sigiriya?…

Galle fort in a day – A modern twist to an ancient dwelling

Wander through the stoned streets of Galle fort just before the sun sets, as you explore the tiny boutiques and rest at a café to experience a touch of modern mixed with history to form a beautiful combination. Here’s a little more on Galle fort! A little history This UNESCO World Heritage Site once served…

Unforgettable Whale Watching in Mirissa – A Whale of a Tale!

There’s nothing quite like witnessing the grandeur and majesty of a whale swimming wild and free in the ocean. In Mirissa, Sri Lanka this is a sight that you can enjoy as part of a memorable adventure in the Indian Ocean. Getting There The town of Mirissa can be found on the island’s southern coast;…