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Pada Yathra from Jaffna to Kataragama, a multi-religious event

The annual “Pada Yathra”, a traditional foot pilgrimage that takes place in the months of June and July, from the north to the south--Jaffna...

Botanical Gardens of Sri Lanka a valuable national asset

Sri Lanka’s botanic gardens have a long and proud history and are an important section of the island nation’s rich heritage as well as...

Sri Lanka’s lesser known bird sanctuaries

Thangamale and Attidhiya bird sanctuaries Sri Lanka’s lesser known bird sanctuaries Sri Lanka, the resplendent island in the Indian Ocean is one of the important locations...

The Sri Lankan Malay Heritage, Culture and Language

Sri Lanka, the Pearl of the Indian Ocean is blessed with an interesting cultural mosaic that has enriched the history, culture as well as...

Dutch Burghers- Vital factor in Sri Lankan Heritage

Richard Gerald Anthonisz They came as traders but due to many reasons they became colonists. They colonized the maritime provinces of Sri Lanka for 140...

Hurulu Eco Park

Hurulu Eco Park situated between the 116th and 117th mile post about 100 meters from Habarana, along the road to Trincomalee is an interesting...

Explore Wellawaya with Jetwing Kaduruketha

When deciding to visit Sri Lanka with a keeness to explore new and interesting locations, an ideal area would be Wellawaya, a central town...

Cinnamon Air offers new flight to Hambantota

Cinnamon Air has added a new daily flight to Hambantota and Kandy in its move to expand its coverage of additional destinations around the...

Angampora

Angampora is one of the unique features that has been embellished into the history, culture and heritage of Sri Lanka. This ancient martial art...

Discovering Sri Lanka’s underwater ruins

If you are interested in experiencing some of the important historical ruins of Sri Lanka you will have to explore the sea around the...