Signature website reports that John Gimlette, acclaimed travel writer for the UK’s Times, Guardian, Telegraph and Independent newspapers and Condé Nast Traveller, came to Sri Lanka “determined to learn about the wild elephants that roam the country”.
Four of Sri Lanka’s top hotels are featured in the recently published CONDÉ NAST Traveler’s prestigious Travel Awards 2017 Hot List.
The Budapest Times (BT) in Hungary reports that British film director Carol Reed said of Sri Lanka that “the whole island is like a technicolour film set”.
Crow-lovers—and aren’t we all (not!)—will rejoice at the EveningStandard UK’s report that “hundreds of people enjoyed the crow cafe in Tower Hamlets on Easter Sunday”.
The massive white letters of the ‘Mackwoods’ sign can be seen for miles around, and the sign is one of the most photographed features in the highland region of Sri Lanka.
A South China Morning Post feature spotlights the book Before It’s All Forgotten, a tribute to the Sri Lankan heritage of Australia-based chef Shivahari Sellamuttu and the food she grew up with in Jaffna.