Sri Lanka is a beautiful island paradise full of friendly people and magical history, culture and natural wonders and it would take quite a while to see it all. Here are some myths and surprising details about Sri Lanka that you would not find in a travel guidebook.
Tuk-tuk drivers will not relentlessly hassle you to take a ride. In most cases, they will drive away if you indicate you are not interested.
The good kind of alcohol is expensive in Sri Lanka.
It is very easy to travel by train in Sri Lanka. You can book 2nd class and 1st class seats at the train station. The rides are slow and a great way to sightsee across the island from the picturesque Southern coastline and the beautiful Kandy to Ella hill country ride winding around tea estates and mountains.
Hotels in Sri Lanka
The luxury hotels in Sri Lanka are of very high standard and the quality of service and accommodations will blow your mind. There is also a high concentration of these resorts in the country.
Most Sri Lankans are very friendly and overly hospitable. In most cases, they are being genuine. Sri Lankan people are proud of their country and want to make sure you enjoy yourself.
Colombo is not a hot, humid, sticky and crowded city if you know where to go and what to see. It is highly recommended that you base yourself centrally in one of the charming boutique hotels like Uga Escapes and explore the colonial splendor and delicious street food scene.
Caleb Falcon is a travel writer who specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travelers. Google +