Places to visit in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka does offer a traveler a small flavor of almost everything history, wildlife, beaches, small town/village experience and also a flavor of city. People are very friendly, getting around is not very difficult, distance between one place to the other is not huge, food is great, stay options are large and you can opt…

National Parks in Uva Province of Sri Lanka

This is a small post covering Uduwalawe National Park and Yala National Park which fall under the Uva Province of Sri Lanka. Among the national parks in Sri Lanka the most visited is the Yala National Park mainly for leopards followed by Uduwalawe for the elephants. Apart from these two the other visited national parks…

Beaches of Sri Lanka, Southern Province and the Eastern Province

The most crowd of tourists I saw in my travel through Sri Lanka were at the beaches. And since my travel was in February the southern stretch from Negombo all the way to Tangalle is thronged by tourists. And unlike India at almost all beaches there were hardly any locals visiting. The Eastern beaches the…

Colombo,Wilpattu and Kalpitiya in Western Province of Sri Lanka

Starting from Colombo I travelled to the North of the Western Province and covered these places. Colombo: The international airport is in Negombo which is about 30kms away from the capital Colombo. Before exiting the airport it’s easier to pick up a local SIM as most of the telecom firms have a booth (the international…

A day in Colombo, Sri Lanka

I was in Colombo for a days visit before heading off to explore other places in Sri Lanka. Actually ended up having just half a day to enjoy the city and so did the city tour “Glimpses of Colombo” and got a bird’s eye view of the city. Details of this towards the end of…