A glowing endorsement by PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) puts Sri Lanka firmly on the map: “with nearly 1600 kilometres/1000 miles of palm-fringed coastline, Sri Lanka is an amazing dive destination”.
Monthly Archive: September 2016
The launch of luxury live-aboard super-yacht charters in Sri Lanka has been torpedoed by officials because the boat has not been classified by the London-based Association of Classification Societies (IACS).
Top Australian travel and lifestyle blog Concrete Playground has given top marks to a newly opened restaurant in Melbourne that “proves there’s much more to Sri Lankan food than just rice and curry”.
Good news for tourists and visitors to Sri Lanka as the government announces further aggressive steps in combatting mosquito-borne diseases such as dengue, Zika and yellow fever. National Mosquito Control Week will be held countrywide from September 27 to October 3.
Ena de Silva’s amazing house is remarkable for two reasons, the first being that it was designed and built by Sri Lanka’s famed architect Geoffrey Bawa, lauded as the Father of Tropical Modernism.
Pledge Holidays is delighted to announce that we have joined the prestigious American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA), the world’s largest association of travel professionals.
An exotic beach and a new restaurant in the Qatar capital Doha are among the lifestyle features in this week’s look what some of the world’s media are saying about us. Singapore’s Weekender has named Sri Lanka among top “exotic destinations quickly gaining popularity with travellers seeking one-of-a-kind experiences”.
Sri Lanka’s top kite surfers fly high, Google’s airborne wifi Loon returns, tourists reassured in fight against Zika, major success in eradicating malaria praised.