Falaj Daris Park – A UNESCO World Heritage Site in Nizwa

The Falaj Daris Park is one of the six irrigation channels that received its World heritage site status from UNESCO in 2006. Water still flows in this irrigation system and there are many places along it that are ideal for picnics. How to get there The Falaj Daris Park is one of the best tourist spots…

Must Visit Places in Colombo – Exploring a City by the Sea

There is much to discover in Sri Lanka’s cosmopolitan commercial capital that makes for some captivating adventures. Here are a few of the must visit places in Colombo that you should add to your itinerary. Gangaramaya & Simamalaka The Gangaramaya Buddhist temple features an eclectic collection of religious items including a fascinating array of statues…

Kalutara Bodhiya – A fascinating religious site in a coastal city

Located by the side of Black River, the Kalutara Bodhiya is undoubtedly a fascinating place to visit. Here are some interesting facts about this fascinating religious complex. Cherished Buddhist pilgrimage site The Kalutara Bodhiya welcomes countless pilgrims annually. Spread across both ends of the main Colombo-Galle road, the temple which is known as the Kalutara…

Adventures in the Hill Country of Sri Lanka – Enchanting Getaways

While Sri Lanka is famed for sun-kissed beaches, do you know the island is also home to mist-shrouded mountains! Known as the “Hill Country” this enchanting region has several key destinations each offering captivating adventures. Kandy The Hill Capital, Kandy, was the last ancient Sri Lankan Kingdom and is where you will find the revered…