Commonwealth War Cemetery at Kandy- Where the heroes rest.

This is one of the six commonwealth war cemeteries in Sri Lanka. There are four cemeteries in Colombo, one in Kandy and one in Trincomalee. This is considered to be one of the most beautifully landscaped cemeteries in the country due to the scenery and weather in Kandy. Location The cemetery is located in Deveni…

Heron Island – Explore island paradise

This is a famous coral cay located near the tropic of Capricorn in the southern Great Barrier in Queensland, Australia. The island is surrounded by 24 hectares of coral reef situated towards the end of the Southern barrier.   Location The island is situated 72km northeast of Gladstone and is 539 km north from Brisbane….

History of Sigiriya -The Legend behind the Iconic Fortress of Sri Lanka

Within the central province of Sri Lanka, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Sigiriya Rock Fortress stands tall and proud beckoning tourists to come and explore its wonders. Discover the story behind Sigiriya…   1. The Beginning Let’s go back in time to 477 CE before the time of emojis, hashtags and ROFL’s. Before…

Phuket Temples – The Historical Monasteries of Southern Thailand

    Thailand is a nation that is renowned for its temples. The country is steeped with history, and the temples are integral to the nation’s culture and heritage.   Wat Chalong This temple is more than a century old and is one of the most frequented in Thailand, where foreigners arrive to learn about…

Minneriya National Park, Sri Lanka – Safari Adventures in the Wild

Famed the world over for its amazing elephant gathering, the Minneriya National Park, Sri Lanka is also home to diverse animal & bird life.   Location The Minneriya National Park can be found in Sri Lanka’s North Central Province and features the historic Minneriya tank. Easily accessible for those staying at a Sigiriya hotel, the park…