Negombo is a small coastal town sandwiched between the Sri Lankan capital city of Colombo and Bandaranaike International Airport. It takes about 30-40 minutes to reach it from the airport, and another one-hour journey will take you to Colombo itself.
Monthly Archive: January 2017
The Hindu English-language newspaper in India reports how The Dewarists, a hit musical television series on MTV, travelled to Sri Lanka to shoot the final season 5 episode of this must-watch programme.
The story of how 28-year-old Janey Lowes left Newcastle in the North of England to help save the lives of over 5,000 unwanted street dogs in Sri Lanka has been told in a BBC Inside Out documentary.
The story of a very young baby elephant and her mother is proving a big hit for the Sri Lanka Wildlife Conservation Society, which has posted The Elephant Diary: Observations of a lone female elephant with a newborn calf online.
One of the biggest collections of classic British cars outside the UK is here in Sri Lanka, and there’s nothing their proud owners like better than showing them off, to each other and everyone else.
Sunday Leader: Sri Lanka’s world renowned open-air art fair Kala Pola once again unleashes a riot of colour and camaraderie along the sidewalks of Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha in Colombo on January 22.
We all love elephants, those kindly gentle giants increasingly marooned in a sea of humanity that has barely even tried to properly understand them. Until now. And it makes for uncomfortable reading.
The world is full of travel bloggers. Some do it for a living, some do it for fun, some are not worth reading, while some are—including this little gem from Tracy’s Travels in Time.