The Modern Kandy Perahera – A Burst of Buddhist Culture

The Kandy Perahera refers to the significant Buddhist celebration of Esela Poya. Also known as the Esala Perehara, yearly religious pageant brings out the very crux of Sri Lankan culture. The origins According to historical sources, the Kandy Perahera initiated during the rule of King Kirthisiri Meghawanna of the Anuradhapura Kingdom (305 – 331 AD)….

Trekking the Sinharaja Rain Forest – Facts to Know Before Your Visit

Consisting of giant trees growing to massive heights to reach the sunlight, this nature reserve, known as the Sinharaja Forest is famous the world over for its wonderful biodiversity! Want to learn more? Here are a few facts to know before beginning your trek through this thicket. Plantlife This forest consists of evergreens that have…

Fun Facts about Thailand – Things you’d want to know

Thailand is one of the most famous Asian travel destinations in the world that is renowned for its culture, Buddhist temples and, of course, cuisine! Want to know about some of the fun facts before you visit? Check out the stuff below. An unusual dessert? If you feel like your sweet tooth is aching for…