All over the world, historical nesting beaches are being encroached upon, not least in Sri Lanka—which is why The Fortress Resort and Spa launched its turtle preservation project on the south coast near Galle.
Monthly Archive: July 2017
Shiv Naidu writes in The Citizen, ‘India’s first independent online daily, bold and young’, how he and a group of friends wanted a
holiday alternative to Goa.
Niharika Jaiswal is a luxury marketing guru in India who started Opiniated Head after her first visit to Sri Lanka. She says: “It is that kind of place that inspires you, that gives you that rare peaceful joy that we are all looking for and hardly every find.”
One Sri Lanka’s most historic and scenic northern regions is being developed to make the beach areas more visitor friendly and show off its many potential attractions.
Conversant Traveller blogger Heather Cole enjoys her first whale-watch in Sri Lanka from the deck of a catamaran after a night cruise in the Indian Ocean waters off Marissa, a premier south-coast beach resort.
This richly decorated 400-year-old Sri Lankan kastane sword is shown being appraised by an expert on the US Antiques Roadshow TV programme.
Mercy mission medics from England rode their hearts out on an epic 750km bike marathon through Sri Lanka in aid of the Little Hearts project at the Lady Ridgeway Hospital in the capital Colombo.
Erica at Honestly WTF writes “my sister recently returned from her honeymoon in Sri Lanka and stayed for a few days in the country’s central highlands at an incredible resort called Ceylon Tea Trails”.