Pettah is Colombo's biggest, most functional market space. It's loud, crowded and infinitely full of interesting and useful things - it's one of those places you either love or you hate.
If you are a software engineer and software quality assurance professional you should be going for Real Life Quality Engineering in a Global Context.
We are going retro with Retro Night
Semondu is Sri Lankan airlines' attempt at semi-fine dining (yup, that's a word now). They serve up continental fusion cuisine, and for the most part, they do it well.
The world we live in is falling apart. Did you notice?
If you are into dance in the for of freestyle, the department of ballet and hip hop of the Deanna School of Dancing are joining hands to bring an innovative production paying tribute to both art forms on one stage.
Sawans are awesome. The origin of the tradition of the sawan is unknown; it's likely it goes back to some part of India. Sawans are large (often silver) plates of biriyani,
Noodles is an exciting new restaurant at Cinnamon Grand that promises the best of Asian noodle cuisine, from Thailand, Vietnam, China, Japan and Malaysia - the food is good, the service and ambience flawless, plus it's not too pricey.
Scarlet Room is one of two restaurants hidden away at the unassuming, yet chic Colombo Courtyard. The atmosphere is brilliant. The food though, still needs more work before they can compete with other establishments at the same price point.
This August Pettah Interchange returns to give Sri Lankan audiences a taste of German.
Does your vehicle need a bath? Would you like to kill two birds with one stone?
Drawing Series, presents drawings by Chandraguptha Thenuwara. One part of the exhibition contains a body of work exhibited in Den Haag, the Netherlands in 2012.
Going to the US to for your higher studies?
When movies you've watched as a kid become Hollywood classics, it is time to sit in a lil corner and... mope because maybe you are silently fossilizing and wouldn't even know it until its too late.
Celebrating the French Spring Festival, The Dining Room at Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo, introduces a French feast. Guest Chef Jean Yves Cuppari from the Terrace Restaurant will be serving up traditional French delights from his home country for this spectacular buffet.
Dinemore in Wellawatte by the sea has got their signature oozing-mayo subs and burgers, with a relaxing view of the ocean.
Pin it up, tie it down, knot it up, belt it around because it's a Sarong Party and you and your sarong need to be together - no that's just my rule, not a party rule.
On your mark, get set.... run and walk or one of the other. While I would rather eat a carrot, I know people who would enjoy a run or a walk and this is for the health conscious.
If you're a walking encyclopedia and know what's what and aren't upto any crime Wednesday evenings.
Let's say you're new to Colombo or just new to the unknown world of dingy bars and you've been unfortunate of falling prey to the dingiest mud holes the city has to offer.