Some of the world’s top bloggers, travel writers and key influencers underscore why Sri Lanka is one of the fastest-growing tropical tourism destinations, combining sun, sea and sand with wildlife, nightlife, and the secrets of a life worth living! Enjoy!
Veteran Aussie blogger Nicola, of Polkadot Passport fame, asks: “What do you get when you put together a dazzling mirage of pristine white-sanded beaches, the endless green rolling hills of tea plantations, and the wildlife diversity of an African Safari?”
A beautiful travel blog focusing on the world’s best scuba diving sites has featured ‘five things to do in Sri Lanka’, including ‘absolutely the best … gorgeous highland treks!’
A young couple travelling the world have spent happy weeks exploring Sri Lanka, and blogging about where they’ve been and what they’ve seen. Matt and Dayna, are “a married couple travelling the world and trying to find a way to do it permanently”.
Tangalle is the gateway to some of the finest beaches in Sri Lanka. Lying east of the island’s southernmost point, it is also home to one of our finest freshwater lagoons. Fringed by mangroves, and with all the wildlife and bio-diversity you would expect, the lagoon is a perfect place to find peace, quiet and tranquility.
The million-dollar travel blog is the literal truth where inveterate Irish adventurer Johnny Ward and the world’s exotic destinations are concerned. As CNN, the pre-eminent US Cable news network points out, “there can’t be many full-time bloggers in the world who employ wealth managers”.
As we all know, Sri Lanka’s spicy and hugely varied cuisine takes some beating. In fact, according to the Helen in Wonderlust blog, “Sri Lankan food is some of the best I’ve had anywhere in the world”. She writes: “I pretty much ate my way around the country, trying anything and everything so I could report back on my findings (the things I do for you guys) from local street food places to higher end restaurants”.
A new brand of Ceylon tea is featured on The Dieline, “the most visited website on package design in the world, capturing a readership spanning millions across hundreds of countries”. The brew, Single Estate, is a new limited-edition collection launched by Jaf Tea, “widely known all over the world for superior quality and outstanding taste”.
Don’t ask what this is all about, because it’s a bit of a mystery. Check out the blog, and you’ll see why. All we can glean is that young Jessica travels the world modelling nifty outfits for an outfit called tuula. This this time she’s in Sri Lanka, and if you like great pics of pretty young blondes modelling nifty outfits in exotic locations, this is for you.
There are so many amazing things to see and do in Sri Lanka that’s it’s hard to know where to begin. So here’s a shout-out the Trip101 weblog for its useful and colorful roundup of some of the best places to get the most out of a holiday of a lifetime on this Indian ocean paradise island.