Monthly Archive: October 2016


Blog digest: sand, sea, sights—and fabulous Sri Lanka beach food!

Sri Lanka is blessed with beautiful beaches, fabulous seafood and plenty of places to enjoy ocean sports; Nilaveli is a stunning travel destination in the tropical paradise; the east coast of Sri Lanka has a very different vibe than the west and south of the island; Sri Lanka is surrounded by the sea, sand and surf – and pretty epic surf at that.


Lots of shiny stuff—and How I Learned To Love Sri Lanka

Gear Patrol is a website and magazine stuffed full of…stuff. Must-have shiny stuff, clothes, watch straps, various assorted gizmos—and even a wicked-looking titanium folding knife. It also, for a not-immediately-obvious reason, has a long, well-written, very nicely illustrated and altogether interesting piece entitled ‘How I Learned To Love Sri Lanka’.