The Old Dutch Fort in Batticaloa – History set in stone!

In the old town of Batticaloa is an old Dutch Fort that still arrests the viewer with its beauty and resilience. An ancient structure still standing proudly surrounded by water, the Dutch Fort has much to offer for anyone visiting. Keen on checking out the old Dutch Fort in Batticaloa? 1). The History Behind the…

Places to visit in Makati – Explore the best of the city

So, when the city of Makati is mentioned what comes into mind is nothing but the business suits, fancy cars arriving at tall buildings and so on. Sounds very urban and business-oriented doesn’t it? Well, here’s news for you! Makati is much more than a boring old business hub. Here are a few places that…

Beaches in Ahungalla – Sunshine and sand

Sri Lanka is known for its amazing beaches and weekend getaways, and Ahungalla is a newfound spot that is gaining popularity recently. Where it is Located in the popular down south part of Sri Lanka, Ahungalla is yet another attractive beachside vacation spot that is loved by locals and tourists both. Accommodation Ahungalla hotels are found…

History of the Dalada Maligawa – A tale of great legend!

The most sacred Buddhist temple in all of Sri Lanka is the Sri Dalada Maligawa, also known as the Temple of the Tooth Relic. This ancient building houses the actual tooth of the Buddha. Interested in learning about the history of the Dalada Maligawa? The Tooth Relic After the Buddha passed away and was cremated,…

The Historic city of Jeddah – A journey into the past

Situated in Saudi Arabia on the coast of the Red Sea, is where you’ll find the city of Jeddah. This historical city can be traced back to almost 2500 years when it was just a simple fishing village. The following are places you can visit to see snippets of the past. Nasseef House At the…