Ceylon Tea Museum -Tracing Tea Through Time

For All Things Tea The Ceylon Tea Museum is located on the premises of the former Hanthane Tea Factory, approximately 5 km from the Kandy city centre. The once abandoned factory has been newly refurbished and is now a repository of all things tea related. Getting there is easy from most centrally located Kandy hotels such as…

Cinnamon Plantations in Sri Lanka – Traditional Spice

The soft southern coasts of Sri Lanka are highly conducive for the flourishing cinnamon plantations; Koggala area in the Galle district is most famous for the ancient plantations developed by the Portuguese and Dutch. History behind the Flourishing Spice Cinnamon has always been native to Sri Lanka which brought in the Arabian traders popularising the…

Mask factory in Ambalangoda

The ‘Pearl of the Indian Ocean’, Sri Lanka is a country that lays claim to a rich history of over 2,500 years during which industries of agriculture, irrigation and art flourished under the reign of mighty kings. The ancient, intricate art of masks, which is still practiced today, is a prime example of Sri Lanka’s…

Royal Selangor Pewter Factory and Visitor Centre, a fascinating attraction

The alluring city of Kuala Lumpur offers many enticing attractions for the visitor. For the well-informed visitor considering 4 star hotels in Kuala Lumpur a discerning choice would be the Aloft Kuala Lumpur Sentral. This appealing hotel offers pleasing accommodations and courteous hospitality. Tourists exploring the visitor attractions of Kuala Lumpur should make it a point to tour…

Explore Ford’s Asian Legacy at the Old Ford Factory in Sunny Singapore

Constructed as far back as 1941, the Old Ford Factory has been a permanent fixture in Singapore’s historic landscape for decades. Having served as Ford’s first Southeast Asian vehicle assembly factory, this iconic structure is no ordinary defunct manufacturing giant. Ranked as a national monument in the Lion City, this sprawling space has now been…