It’s back: This island is world No.1 again

It was named Lonely Planet’s top destination for 2019, but the Easter Sunday terror attacks in Sri Lanka saw the country’s booming tourism industry suffer tremendously. Now things are on the mend, with a new world No.1 ranking — and this time it’s voted by travellers. Sri Lanka has been named No.1 in Travel + Leisure’s World’s BestRead More It’s back: This island is world No.1 again

CCTHA unites to promote sustainable tourism in Sri Lanka

Sustainability Committee   Pledges to make Colombo hotels’ operations plastic-free by March 2020 The Colombo City Tourist Hotels Association (CCTHA) yesterday announced its pledge to eliminate the use of single-use plastic to preserve Sri Lanka’s appeal as a top tourist destination.  The CCTHA which consists of 37 hotels has reached an agreement to identify keyRead More CCTHA unites to promote sustainable tourism in Sri Lanka

International Travel Influencers step-up to give back to the nature in Sri Lanka

Together with 6 international travel bloggers & Influencers from UK, Netherlands, Singapore, India, USA, Sri Lanka Tourism’s Blogger Programme kicked off the very first “Destination Promotional Familiarization Tour with Nature Concern “initiative by planting 200 trees within the areas of Badulla District (Alugolla Hill) where the area was affected by Soil Erosion & Landslides. DaveRead More International Travel Influencers step-up to give back to the nature in Sri Lanka

Siddhalepa Ayurveda Symposium: Sharing the wisdom of life with the world

By Aysha Maryam Cassim The first-of-its-kind Ayurveda Symposium, hosted by Siddhalepa in cooperation with the Ministry of Tourism and the Ministry of Health, was held on 5 October at the Siddhalepa Ayurveda Resort and Spa in Wadduwa. The conclave brought together practitioners, professionals and scholars from the Ayurveda fraternity to take the wisdom of Ayurvedic livingRead More Siddhalepa Ayurveda Symposium: Sharing the wisdom of life with the world

Experiencia con Guia Lanka Tours – Sri Lanka

Hola Vajira !!! Este viaje ha sido perfecto gracias a tí. Gracias también a Sanyu. Sri Lanka nos ha robado el corazón gracias a los dos. Todo ha sido maravilloso, los hoteles, las excursiones, los traslados… no hemos perdido ni un minuto, todo aprovechado al máximo.  Muchísimas gracias por la organización y la profesionalidad de tu agencia.Read More Experiencia con Guia Lanka Tours – Sri Lanka

POLOS AMBUL CURRY (JACK FRUIT CURRY)

Jack fruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus) is a seasonal fruit, loved by many of the Sri Lankans. Tender jack fruit is known as “polos” in Sinhala. The spices make this dish slightly dark and spicy but it tastes great even with simple boiled white rice. Prep Time: 15 minutesCook Time: 25 minutesTotal Time: 40 minutesCategory: CurryCuisine: SriRead More POLOS AMBUL CURRY (JACK FRUIT CURRY)

HALAPA (A SWEET FROM FINGER MILLET)

Halapa is a traditional Sri Lankan sweet which we use for tea time. The main ingredient is Ragi Flour (Finger millet/Kurakkan (Eleusine coracana) flour.) Preparation Time: 45 Minutes   Cooking time: 30 Minutes     INGREDIENTS ½ cup of rice flour ½ cup of Kurakkan flour (finger millet/Ragi flour) (instead of both ragi/kurakkan & rice flour, youRead More HALAPA (A SWEET FROM FINGER MILLET)