Lunugamvehera National Park – the elephant corridor

The Lunugamvehera National Park is one of Sri Lanka’s lesser known national parks, however it plays a key role as the location of a reservoir, and as a sanctuary for the wildlife in the area. In addition, the park acts as a safe passage for migrating wild elephants roaming between the Udawalawe National Park on…

Pura Dalem Agung Padangtegal – Ancient temple in the forest

Located in Bali, Indonesia, the Ubud Monkey Forest can be found in the village of Padangtegal. The Monkey Forest is significant to the locals with its importance as a spiritual, educational, economic and conservation center for the village and its people. Pura Dalem Agung Padangtegal is also known as the Padangtegal Great Temple of Death…

Sinharaja Rainforest -Enter the ‘Lion Kingdom’

Sri Lanka is a tiny, teardrop of a nation that is home to a wonderful collection of wildlife, waterfalls, highlands and lush jungles. In regard to the latter, there is one that is of such importance that it has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This is the great Sinharaja Rainforest, which in Sinhalese…

Hanthana Mountain Range – Hiking through Sri Lanka’s rugged beauty

A hiking adventure in Sri Lanka is the ideal way to spend your holiday while visiting the breathtaking tropical island. Sri Lanka, located on the Indian Ocean, just off the coast of India, is a land rich in beautiful beaches and stunning mountainous landscapes. Hanthana Mountain Range is located in central Sri Lanka, south west…

Hakgala Botanical Garden – Floral Fantasia in the Hills of Sri Lanka

Tucked away in the mist-laden hills of Sri Lanka is an enchanting garden where time seems to stand still and Mother Nature in all her glorious splendor is revealed to all who visit. And amidst this tranquility, you may discover a true beauty that is unsurpassed by modern marvels and one that will forever remain…