Attidiya Bird Sanctuary Sri Lanka – Rejoice with nature!

An idyllic environment to get your soul one with nature! Visit the Attidiya Bird Sanctuary for a relaxing and yet enjoyable experience. Overview Located in the outskirts of the bustling city of Colombo the Attidiya Bird Sanctuary is an idyllic place which nature lovers will definitely love. The sanctuary’s ecosystem is composed of marshes and…

Visit the Gangaramaya Temple – An Oasis of Serenity in Bustling Colombo

The historical Gangaramaya is a much venerated Buddhist Temple in the heart of Colombo which is also a cultural hub and a centre of learning. History The Gangaramaya was originally built in the 19th century by a shipping magnate. Mudaliyar Don Bastian de Silva Jayasuriya Gonnewardene built it for the monk Matara Sri Dharmarama Thera…

Jami-Ul-Alfar Mosque – The Red and White Building

This unmistakable mosque that is situated in the bustling area of Colombo known as Pettah is an attraction that will undoubtedly capture the eye of the sightseer. The Building Jami-Ul-Alfar Mosque is an impressive red and white building sited in Pettah. Construction of the Mosque began in 1908 and was completed within a year. Its…