Sri Lanka’s Well-Kept Secrets: Authentic Places & Food

Long time ago, Marco Polo described Sri Lanka as the most beautiful Island in the world. And he was totally right. A list of the things-to-see-and-do in Sri Lanka is nearly endless. From spiritual temples, colonial architecture, jungle safaris to astonishing gardens, marvelous sandy beaches and delightful cuisine, this exotic country is finding its place […]

Interesting Places

Sri Lanka offers a variety of locations to visit. The diverse geography with nature-made monuments has the unique flair of newness and modesty.  History of Sri Lanka dates back to more than 3000 years when man tamed rocks (that’s why Sigiriya is one of the most interesting places to visit on the island). The places […]

History of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is the land of wonders. Sri Lanka has hosted historical events that changed the history of two biggest religions, i.e. Hinduism and Buddhism and socio-political history of South Asia and South East Asia. In only 65,610 square kilometer area, geography of Sri Lanka is both diverse and rich. The country is mainly divided […]

Gardens in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has diverse flora with most of the plant species found in tropical and sub-tropical areas. The island hosts a great deal of plant species in its botanic gardens. Five state-run botanical gardens preserve the nurseries of this diversified flora. Tropical rainforests are natural preservers of this flora. Most of these plants and trees […]

Lakes in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has beautiful natural and man-made lakes. Rivers and lakes stem from the central highlands. Ancient man-made rivers serve as water reservoirs in the dry months for both humans and wildlife. The oldest of these are  more than 2000 years old. Lakes play an important role in this mostly-arid island. The water catchment has […]