Bellanwila Athidiya Wet Land – The city’s green haven

It’s no surprise that Sri Lanka is a hub and a massive attraction to a large variety of birds and other flora and fauna. The Bellanwila Athidiya Wet Land is a great place for bird watching and just soaking in the atmosphere of the island’s wildlife. The wet land is famous for the Attidiya Bird…

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage – Caring For Gentle Giants

Giants in every sense of the word, though gentle just as much as they are majestic, elephants have long captured the hearts of those who have come across this most regal animal. If you have watched the latest adaptation of the Jungle Book, you may recount that even in the animal kingdom, elephants are treated…

Udawatta Kele Sanctuary – A forest in the middle of the city

The Udawatta Kele Sanctuary located in the city of Kandy provides an incredible backdrop against the famous and most revered temples in Sri Lanka, known as the Sri Dalada Maligawa. If you’re staying at a hotel in the city such as Hotel Hilltop, you’ll be able to get a tour guide to take you through…

Lone Pine Koala – A safe haven for Australia’s most beloved

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary is a 44 acre koala sanctuary located in Brisbane Queensland, Australia which was founded in 1927 and is known to be the largest and oldest sanctuary for Koalas. The koala sanctuary initially began with two koalas named Jack and Jill. If you’re a tourist and find yourself looking for places to…

Bras D’eau National Park – a natural treasure trove

Bras D’eau National Park is located on the eastern coast of Mauritius and covers an area of 1,235 acres. The natural reserve is less popular among tourists, therefore provides for a great serene walk through the park. If you’re staying at any of the Mauritius 5 star resorts, some properties such as InterContinental Mauritius Resort…