Good Times at Dilmah t-Lounge Time spent at the Dilmah t-Lounge (DTL) is just pure pleasure. No this isn't some sort of paid post (though Good Times would LOVE to get into that! Teehee)... I just really love the place.Starting off with the little things...it's Valentines weekend apparently and the place was already decked up with little classy touches of rose, red and pink. I ...

Wellawatte Beach at dusk Wellawatte Beach in Colombo is a great place to spend your evening. It has a very lengthy beach strip occupied by people doing various sporting activities, joggers and families who want spend their evening. Random guys fishing with their fishing rods is a sight you won’t miss if you go there. Thankfully I was able... Read Full Article >>

Chennai – A City Quite Like No Other The title says it all really, however I haven’t been to any other major Indian cities so I could be wildly wrong but I’ve been informed except from Delhi (or is it New Delhi now? Or was that before? The country is rather confusing), perhaps, Chennai (the former Madras)  is rather crazy. Now I know and adore many Tamil people ...

Trip to Palugasturai (in Wilpattu) Wadiya Church Approaching PalugasthuraiPalugasthurai (Palugahaturai) is a fishing outpost (wadiya) on the coast within Wilpattu National Park, a few km south of Kudiramalai and Pookulam. Kudiramalai is considered to be where Vijaya landed. Pookulam is another fishing outpost (wadiya) on the coast within Wilpattu National Park.Interestingly all these fishing wadiyas are referred to as "Dupath" (Islands). Apparently till the Navy camps were ...

Toddy – What is it and Why is it So Damn Tasty? Palm wine: also called kallu (Telugu: కల్లు,Tamil: கள்ளு, Malayalam: കള്ള്), palm toddy, or simply toddy (Hindi: ताड़ी), is an alcoholic beverage created from the sap of various species of palm tree such as the palmyra, date palms and coconut palms (that paragraph was shamelessly stolen from Wikipedia (but that’s why it’s there hey?)) A toddy tapper In Sri Lanka it is simply called Raa. You will not find it in a wine shop…this is part of the fun. You get it from ...

Negombo Beach Park A Catamaran in the Sea Negombo Beach Park is a place to spend a cool evening or a sunny morning. The scenery of the rising sun or setting sun is beautiful from the Negombo beach. There are scores of people in the evenings here and busloads of local travelers also come to see this beautiful beach. Foreigners are hard to ...

Negombo Beach Park A Catamaran in the Sea Negombo Beach Park is a place to spend a cool evening or a sunny morning. The scenery of the rising sun or setting sun is beautiful from the Negombo beach. There are scores of people in the evenings here and busloads of local travelers also come to see this beautiful beach. Foreigners are hard to ...

Boy Eating Ribs Cheers Pub, Colombo, shot with a Canon EOS 600D and EF-S 18-200mm lens at 70mm, 1/80, f/5, and ISO 1600. Tagged: 18-200mm, 600D, black & white, Cheers Pub, children, Colombo, eating, food, people, pub/bar/restaurant, spare ribs, Sri Lanka

උදෑසන දහයට කිට්ටු කරලා පෙම්වතියගේ නිවසට ලඟා වුණත්, කරුමයට කකුල් හතරක් ඇත කියලා මට හිතුනේ, ඇය හෙට තිබෙන තමන්ගේ වැඩිමහල සහෝදරයාගේ විවාහ මංගල උත්සවයේ කටයුත්තක් සඳහා නිවසින් බැහැර වී තිබීමයි. ගෙන ගිය ක් පෙට්ටිය පසෙකින් තැබූ මා වටපිට බලන විට වෙන්ඩ මාමණ්ඩිය සිනා මුසු මුහුණින් ඇය නිවසේ නොමැති බව දන්වා සිටියා. ඔබට හිතෙන්නට පුළුවන් "ඇයි කලින් දන්වලා යන්න තිබුණා නේ" ...

Adam’s Peak; A Sri Lankan Pilgrimage Adams Peak can be a grueling trek but ultimately extremely rewarding. The cultural aspect especially, which makes it stand to reason to attempt it in the pilgrimage season. This was from last year. We trekked up half the distance through a jungle path* that only opens up when the villagers of Udamaliboda begin to use it for their own pilgrimage. ...

Affascinante. È l’aggettivo che userei per descrivere lo Sri Lanka. In una piccola isola un mini mondo. Antiche città che riportano all’epoca coloniale, antichi templi e fortezze che si fanno spazio nel verde, spiagge silenziose, montagne verdi , pianure, fiumi e cascate. Laghi, piantagioni di tè. Quel tè meraviglioso che la rende celebre in tutto il […]

31 රාත‍්‍රී සාදයේ හිල්ටන් වේදිකාව කඩා වැටේ.... ජනපති පුතුත් සාදයේ.... 2013 වසරේ අවසන් දින වූ රාත්‍රී කොළඹ හිල්ටන් හෝටලයේ පැවැති සාදයකදී ඊට සූදානම් කර තිබූ වේදිකාව කඩා වැටී ඇතැයි ඬේලි මිර්ර් ඔන්ලයින් වාර්තා කරයි.2014 නව වසර පිළිගැනීම සඳහා වූ මෙම සාදයේදී සිදු අනතුරෙන් 12 දෙනෙකු පමණ තුවාල ලබා ඇතැයිද පවසන එම වාර්තාව මෙම සාදයට ජනාධිපති මහින්ද රාජපක්ෂ මහතාගේ පුත‍්‍රයෙකුද සිට ඇතැයි සඳහන් කරයි.ශාලාව තුළ 200කට ආසන්න පිරිසක්ද සිට ඇති අවස්ථාවක ...

Wishing all my blog friends and readers... Scenes from Mount Lavinia Beach, New Years Day 2014 **~ HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ~** Hope the coming year brings everyone an abundance of love, luck, prosperity and plenty of awesome adventures... Scenes from Mount Lavinia Beach, New Years Day 2014 Best wishes

Wild life Fantasy…. “Wilpattu” Wilpattu National park is one of the most beautiful wild life attractions in Sri Lanka. The easiest way to get there is by taking the Colombo–Puttalam main road and it’s about a 4 hour comfortable drive from the capital to the park entrance. Wilpattu was named a national park due to its exquisite natural beauty, availability of natural habitats ...

Negombo : The  Beach-Front Paradise ...... That was more than a paradise to Portuguese who found the wild cinnamon that grow in the area is the very best in the world and lagoon’s shallow water provided safe shelter for their sea vessels. Without having a proper idea of where they have been landed to, they went for a walk to observe and feel the ...

Quest for the perfect Boondi ................and I found it. At a wayward Duwanagiriya (a tiny box type boutique on wheels) in front of a duplicate Devon Restaurant in the heart of Polonnaruwa.I have wasted a multitude of Rs 10/20/30s upon this quest over the years, but to no avail. Years of tongue colouring with various shades of outrageous dyes, suffering with the lingering chemical-ish tastes ...

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