We're currently working on the next issue of YAMU Print, but we need some help. We're making a list of New Year's Eve parties and general soirees taking place in
The Central Point is a completely refurbished building behind Dutch Hospital, run by the Central Bank. It's a beautiful space which now houses a money museum and a cafe.
There are a lot of places trying to compete in the Dinemore mid-range medium-fast food space, and none of them are especially good. Add Eden Cafe to the list.
We've barely released YAMU Print 2.0 and it's already time to get ready for the next edition. YAMU print is a 32 mag with a 5,000 copy free circulation. Free
Version 1.2.1 of the YAMU app is now available for Android users. We take a look at the new features and other improvements.The Big Features You can now log in with
Jalanka is a small Japanese supermarket in Colombo 8. They have a lot of good and reasonably priced sauces, noodles and imported Japanese items.
Asvajit, in collaboration with Bang Bang and BorderMovement presents 'Funk Forum': an evening of Funk, Soul, Nu-jazz, Electro-Swing, Disco, Breaks, Funky-House, Nu-Funk, RnB, World Music & other groovy styles of musical goodness along with unique, colourful handmade art, handicrafts, jewelry, accessories and clothes on display and for sale on-site.
The new House Of Fashions is kind of amazing, though the goods (mainly clothing) they sell remains generally mediocre.
To recognize the Global Entrepreneurship Week from November 18-24, The American Center will host a webchat on 14th November at 5.30pm. Anyone can participate via the internet.
The Symphony Orchestra of Sri Lanka presents The Commonwealth Festival Orchestra Concert, which takes place on 16th November from 7pm onwards at the Ladies' College Auditorium.
The Student Activity Club (SAC) is organizing an Inter University Photography Competition “STRIKE A POSE”.
Saskia Fernando Gallery is hosting an art exhibition from the 1st to the 21st of November at No.61 Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 7.
The 33rd Annual Christmas Charity Bazaar will be held at the Hilton Residencies on Sunday, 1st December from 10am to 2pm.
Image from their Facebook page (edited)We're excited to report that O! (Machang, Floor By O!, the late Brewery By O!) is opening a new pub in Mount Lavinia. They're
We're sad to report that the Fork branch on Marine Drive has shut down. The branches in Ja-Ela and Ekala seem to be going strong, but apparently it didn't work
The Wallawwa is one of the nicest hotels near the airport. It's an elegant family house converted into an excellent boutique hotel. What sets it apart is the proactive staff and the fact that it's a boutique hotel with fun stuff to do inside (croquet, RISK, Jenga, etc).
It's not cheap or fashionable but Domino's is good for an occasional guilty pizza.
If you're having people over and don't want to cook or just having a family meal, we highly recommend Pot Biriyani for takeaway or delivery. It's run by a friendly family and they make tasty, well presented and generous biriyani, among other things.
We were excited to hear about this restaurant opening, but we're sad to report that it simply doesn't live up to the hype and pricing, not yet. Can you go and have a good time with friends? Yes. It's a beautiful location and if you don't expect too much you won't be disappointed. If you're expecting an international quality franchise, however, this just isn't it.
Past Hostelers of Bishop’s College are organizing a Sarong Party for the 26th of October and will take place at Lavinia Breeze, Mount Lavinia. Tickets are priced at Rs. 2,500,