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…

A Day in Qatar – Get the most of your stopover in Qatar!

Take a break during your long flight journey by stopping over at Qatar. The country is home to a slew of destinations that are worth visiting and this is why stopovers here are very exciting. Qatar Architecture With only a day or two remaining for your next flight, visit the nearest city to witness Qatar’s…