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The Story of Rosmead Place Tintagel Boutique Hotel

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) will ceremonially open 15th November 2013 at Colombo and most of the Heads of participating countries have already visited Sri Lanka at the moment. While all the Heads of Government scheduled to be accommodated at the Cinnamon Grand Hotel…

The Treasury to solve “Elephant – Train Conflict”

Elephant is one of the main biological treasures in Sri Lanka, and one of the major tourist attraction reasons for the country. But unfortunately the fate of these wild giants has changed dramatically over the years and now faces the danger of extinction from this…

Kate Middleton to promote Sri Lankan Blue Sapphires?

Sri Lanka has a glittering history for its gems, hence this enchanted island was better known as the “Rathna Deepa” or Gem Island in the ancient history. According to our Buddhist history the Lord Buddha has visited Sri Lanka to solve a probable war between…

“Migrant Watch” to get a closer looks at migrant birds visiting Sri Lanka

Migrating birds are among the most remarkable components of global biodiversity. Their seasonal migrations, which almost often are many thousands of miles long, have captured man’s curiosity and awe. Birds migrate for various reasons of which are complex and yet not fully understood by man….

The Beauty Of Beeralu Lace

With ethical consciousness growing among customers the world over, many young local fashion designers are looking to the past for inspiration. They have begun to value traditional arts and crafts and in the process Beeralu lace has found its way into high fashion clothing in…

Sri Lanka’s dwindling coral reefs

For hundreds of years, coral reefs have been a valuable resource for the people of Sri Lanka, particularly those living along the coastal belt. Places such as Hikkaduwa, Unawatuna, Trincomalee and the Bar-Reef in Kalpitiya are home to some of the most beautiful Coral Reefs…

The Magnificent Kandy Esala Perahera

The spectacular Kandy Esala Perahera, which commenced on July 31 with the planting of the ‘Kapa’ (Kapsituvima), will parade the ancient city of Kandy in all its glory until August 14, when the final Day Perahera will be held. With both local and foreign tourists…

The Wonderful Gems of Ceylon

The Sri Lanka Gem and Jewellery Association (SLGJA) will hold its annual exhibition – FACETS 2011 – from September 8 to 11 at the BMICH, Colombo. Organizers expect a large number of business delegations from different parts of the world to attend this four-day event….

Dambulla and the Rose Quartz Mountains

Underneath the gigantic Dambulla rock, immortalized by the illustrious singing duo Chitra and P L A Somapala with their perennial song ‘Dambulu Gale‘, is the largest and best preserved temple complex in Sri Lanka, the Rangiri Dambulu Viharaya. The Rock is more than 1.5km around…

Ancient Ceylon Image Collection – Transport

Sri Lankans are proud of our history. We recently received few beautiful images of ancient Sri Lanka and we have selected the images related to transport, railway and road development here. This collection of images show our roads few decades back and main transport system….

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