The train journey from Ella to Kandy in the Sri Lanka hill country is famed as being one of the best and most scenic in the world.
Sri Lanka revokes ‘rogue’ bikini ban at popular beach resort as tourism bosses say ‘nothing to worry about’
Sri Lanka’s tourism bosses have stepped in to revoke a beach bikini ban imposed earlier this year by ‘rogue’ police officers at a popular south-coast resort.
More seaplane flights will give tourists more time to enjoy the best experiences that Sri Lanka has to offer
Tourists who want to make the most of their time seeing the best of Sri Lanka will be pleased to hear that the island’s seaplane service is being extended.
A massive beach cleanup at the popular west-coast tourist resort of Negombo, dubbed the ‘gateway to Sri Lanka’, has proved a huge success.
Low season delights of Arugam Bay in Sri Lanka—a surfer’s paradise full of local charm and experiences
Arugam Bay has one of the best-known surfing beaches in Sri Lanka—but there is much more to this idyllic tropical resort than just sea’n’surf!
Jaffna ‘like Sri Lanka was 50 years ago’ but increasingly popular with tourists looking for new experiences
Melbourne photographer Stef has a love of travel and a passion for taking great pictures—this time in Jaffna, the most northerly city in Sri Lanka.
Camping on the shores of Paradise! Blue Beach Island, a haven where Sri Lanka meets the Indian Ocean
Blue Beach Island is where Sri Lanka, the Pearl of the Indian Ocean, meets the sea—how better to enjoy it than camping under the stars just a few feet from the seashore!
Blogger lauds spellbinding Sigiriya rock fortress, Minneriya elephants and Dambula temple in Sri Lanka
There are many magic and mysterious sights and locations in Sri Lanka that create lifetime memories for everyone who has had the pleasure and privilege to see them.
You can include any one of our eight UNESCO World Heritage sites among them—and especially the spellbinding Lion Rock at Sigiriya.
Are the iconic stilt fisherman of southern Sri Lanka a dying breed? Only tourists are keeping the tradition alive
The iconic stilt fishermen of southern Sri Lanka are a must-visit selfie op for the thousands of tourists who throng the beaches at Unawatuna and Weligama.
Epic landscapes of Sri Lanka, historic Dambulla, and the elephants of Minneriya star in ‘happiness’ blog
The travel blog Travelynn Family chats about the joys of family holidays in Sri Lanka with Kaylie, a regular visitor with her husband and two children. “The landscape is breathtaking. Lush green jungle, impressive rocky spires, lakes and pristine national parks full of wildlife.”