A massive beach cleanup at the popular west-coast tourist resort of Negombo, dubbed the ‘gateway to Sri Lanka’, has proved a huge success.
The half-million-year-old jungle people of Sri Lanka! Off the beaten track with the fascinating Vedda culture
Amidst the froth and fandango of the tourist circuit in Sri Lanka it is still possible to get a glimpse of a mysterious past still buried in forest, folklore and mythology.
Give beaches in Sri Lanka ‘human rights’ to protect then from pollution says local lawyer and eco-activist
Give Sri Lanka’s renowned beaches ‘human rights’ to protect them from marine pollution says prominent local lawyer and eco-activist Harindrini Corea.
Diyabubula, a ‘secret eco-paradise’ in Sri Lanka, was created as a retreat by artist Laki Senanayake
The “secret eco-paradise” resort of Diyabubula in Sri Lanka was originally created by artist Laki Senanayake as a personal retreat.
Amazing Boulder Garden Resort by Sinharaja rainforest personifies the best of eco-tourism in Sri Lanka
The amazing Boulder Garden Resort nestling beside the Sinharaja Rainforest, a UNESCO World Heritage site, personifies the best of eco-tourism in Sri Lanka.
Major effort launched in Sri Lanka to clear tourist beaches of plastic rubbish washed in on the tides
A high-profile effort to keep popular tourist beaches in Sri Lanka clear of plastic rubbish washed in on the tides has been launched.
Celebrated Indian blogger hails Hiriwadunna eco-tourism project in shadow of Sigiriya Rock Fortress Celebrated Indian travel blogger Abhinav Singh writes in A Soul Window how an eco-tourism project introduced him to the delights of...
Enjoy the ‘cheap and cheerful’ simple life of a wooden cabin in some of Sri Lanka’s most idyllic locations
The simple life doesn’t get much simpler than when staying at one of the many minimalist wooden tourist cabins to be found dotted around Sri Lanka.
World eco-tourism guru Costas Christ extols Sri Lanka as ‘the best of Africa and Asia all rolled into one’
World eco-tourism guru Costas Christ for National Geographic has placed Sri Lanka top of the list of nine destinations around the world “that are doing tourism right”.
WorldWideWendy is a pean celebrating the good life, and her latest post looks at luxury tented camps around the world—including three centred on Wilpattu National Park in Sri Lanka.