The Famous Kandy Lake – An Ornamental Lake

      The Kandy Lake was built by King Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe in 1807 next to the most sacred temple on the island, the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, or more commonly known as Sri Dalada Maligawa.   Where The Kandy Lake is located in the heart of the city of Kandy, Sri…

Kandy Lake – Witnessing the Glorious Kandyan History

  An ancient artificial lake, the spectacular Kandy Lake built overlooking the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic can be found in the heart of the city of Kandy and is well worth visiting. The lake’s origins A significant landmark in the city, the Kandy Lake was constructed by the last king of the Kingdom…

Lake Wanaka -Serenity Amidst The Mountains

Otago in New Zealand’s South Island has plenty of attractions for travellers to explore. One of these is the stunning Lake Wanaka.   Nestled Among the Hills… The beautiful Lake Wanaka is New Zealand’s 4th largest lake, covering a total area of 74 sq miles. It’s estimated to be over 980 feet deep. The lake…

Beira Lake – A Peaceful Escape in the Heart of the City

Mayakaru at English Wikipedia, Colombo – Lake, CC BY 3.0 Tucked away in the heart of Sri Lanka’s commercial capital, Colombo you will come across a charming little lake where life goes along at quite a different pace. All around you will find a city constantly on the move be it the rush of traffic or the sight of…

Colombo Fort -Things to do around Colombo Fort

Colombo, Sri Lanka’s largest city offers many things to see and do that traveller will find fascinating. Plan the trip to enjoy the city’s varied faces.   The Fort Market The popular stomping ground of budget shoppers in Sri Lanka the Pettah Market offers every variety of consumer goods available at wholesale rates. Occupying a…