Brief Gardens – Bevis Bawa, Beruwala – A Tropical Garden Reinvented!

Wild and magical, set in the backdrop of verdant tropical greenery, the Brief Gardens by Bevis Bawa is an acute reflection of its creator’s unruly temperament and hedonistic approach to life. History Bevis Bawa started his garden, a former rubber plantation in the year 1929. Intimate and wild, his design follows winding pathways flanked by…

All about Nuwara Eliya – A tranquil retreat!

Nicknamed as little England by the locals; Nuwara Eliya is well known for its cool climate and its picturesque landscapes. Read through to know more about this beautiful city located in the central highlands of Sri Lanka. Overview The city is the capital of the administrative district of Nuwara Eliya and is located at an…

Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens – An Gorgeous Green-Space

Sri Lanka’s hill country has a tremendous assortment of beautiful attractions, both natural and man-made to be experienced, but where Kandy is concerned, the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens are a must. Background The Peradeniya Botanical Gardens are found just over five kilometres west of the city of Kandy, and quite close to the Mahaweli River, the…

Hiking in Kandy – Exploring the Hantana mountain range

Kandy is undoubtedly one of the most picturesque cities in Sri Lanka; the city is surrounded by mountains and lush green forest reserves make this a popular hiking destination in the country. The City and its Surrounding The city is surrounded by two of the most beautiful mountain ranges of Sri Lanka. The two are…