The Wonders Of London – A Collection Of Museums

London, the bustling capital city is swarmed with a number of attractions, museums and other interesting iconic places to visit. The Natural History Museum This museum has over 80 million artefacts and items displayed in 5 collections such as entomology, botany, zoology, mineralogy and palaeontology. For those staying at a Belgravia hotel in London, the museum…

Colombo Dutch Museum – Commemorating the Dutch

The Dutch Museum in Colombo is an interesting white building that is home to the rich history and culture of Sri Lanka. History Unlike most countries that try to remove any remnants of rulings in the past, Sri Lanka celebrates the Dutch interval in her rich and varied history by having founded this museum that…

National Maritime Museum Galle – Stroll Back in Time

The National Maritime Museum of Galle holds a story Sri Lanka’s colourful marine history featuring exhibits from ship structures to items on the ships! About Galle The sunny south coast city, Galle is a hop, skip and a jump away from the bustling city of Colombo. The Galle Fort was built by the Portuguese in…

Historical Royal Barges – Ornately Decorated Relics

The Royal Barges rests on the Chao Phraya River’s National Museum of Barges and is some of the most magnificent barges you’ll ever see. The museum The museum is home to a grand total of 8 such barges, which includes four historical barges that come with ancient artefacts like uniforms and flags used back in…

National Museum Colombo – A Legendary White Building

The National Museum in Colombo is taken care of by the Department of National Museum in Sri Lanka and is home to many prominent artefacts. As soon as you walk into the museum, a huge Buddha made of stone smiles down at you. Throughout the museum, you can find galleries and displays dedicated to different…