Attidiya Bird Sanctuary – A birdwatcher’s paradise.

This is small a marshland close to Colombo with a rich biodiversity. Leave your Sri Lanka apartment, the big city buzz, rattling of traffic and thick layers of smoke in the air to explore the serene bliss of birds chirping, butterflies flapping away and the magnificent sight of lush green mashes at the Attidiya bird sanctuary….

Colombo Fort Sri Lanka -A tour around Colombo Fort

Once upon a time, the Fort of Colombo was a fortified town with administrative and military buildings as well as storehouses, mills, residential buildings, a church, a parade ground and stalls for horses and elephants. These were demolished in 1870 in the interest of the urban development. Today there is no indication of what it…