Yalpanam: A land that whispers its culture

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In this episode of Loafer’s Diary we explored the traditional Hindu lifestyles, cuisine and places of attraction in the Jaffna Distri...

The Margosa

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A sunny climate, rough terrains, acres of bare land, lakes and the majestic blue sea make up the greater part of the city of Jaffna. Al...

Stone Town

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The name Zanzibar conjures a vision of exoticism, mystique and intrigue. A trading port, the Tanzanian archipelago of Zanzibar lies 22 ...

Tuk Tuk Safari Sri Lanka

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Have you ever thought of going on a safari by tuk? Exploring the city in a cosy convertible tuk while having your meals? If not, Tuk-Tu...

On board Captain Jade

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Embraced with golden sunsets and the fresh saline breeze of the Indian Ocean, the Southern Coast has become a haven for tourists as wel...

Zinc Journey Sigiriya

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A resthouse that has undergone a fabulous refurbishment is the former Sigiriya Resthouse, now known as Zinc Journey Sigiriya. With 74 h...

Mövenpick Hotel Colombo

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Introducing five star luxury into the heart of Colombo, the Mövenpick Hotel recently opened its doors to the public. With an aim to i...

Food spots you should check out around the Galle Fort

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Once you have satiated your appetite for all things literary and you need some real grub to fill your rumbling tummy, the many eateries...

BIA runway resurfacing project

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The much anticipated renovation of the runway at the Bandaranaike International Airport will commence today. The runway has been in use...

Heritance Negombo

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Spanning across an eight acre expanse of land is Heritance Negombo, a recent addition to the hospitality industry in Sri Lanka. Earlier...

Inle Lake

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As our journey around magical Myanmar comes to end we visit the scenic Inle Lake, an ethereal place that has a captivating beauty which...

The Durutu Perehera

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Kick off the new year by absorbing the rich culture and heritage that abounds in Sri Lanka. The Buddhist calendar of Sri Lanka opens wi...

RIU Hotel Ahungalle

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RIU Hotels & Resorts is an international hotel chain that has over 105 hotels in 19 countries. In 2016, the international hotel chain l...

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions

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There is nothing more rewarding that treating oneself to a luxury break, better still if there are lots of massages and wellness treatm...

Putting Sri Lankan hostels on the global map

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The burgeoning hostel industry in Sri Lanka received another welcomeboost when Hangover Hostels Mirissa was included in Hostelworld’s...

Amaya Beach

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Offering you the best of the beach, the sand, the sun and of course exquisite dishes hard to resist is Amaya Beach Resorts & Spa in Pas...

Maniumpathy Boutique Hotel

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Located in the heart of Colombo, Maniumpathy is a heritage home which is beautifully furnished and perfect for those seeking a luxury s...

CityRest Fort Reviewed

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Tucked away in the heart of Colombo Fort, CityRest Fort is an excellent location of lodging for the budget sensitive traveller. Althoug...

Fly to Madrid with Air India

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Offering great value for money Air India is set to launch a great ticket deal to Madrid. For a mere Rs. 39,300 (T&Cs apply), you can fl...

Travelling Around Mandalay

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Considered the second largest city in Myanmar aka Burma, Mandalay is also considered the cultural capital of a country that is steeped ...

Mirissa On Loafer’s Diary

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On this episode of Loafer’s Diary we made our way to beautiful Mirissa! It is a haven for surfers and the place to set out to see the...

Number One Mirissa Reviewed

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Number One Mirissa is the only boutique hotel in Mirissa and perhaps the only hotel to boast a view such as theirs. Set on a cliff, the...

That time we visited a snake farm

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The farm is situated down the Weligama

Sailing Down The Madu Ganga

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Sri Lanka’s Southern coast attracts scores of travel enthusiasts craving to relax alongside its luxurious waterfronts. Yet out here i...

Spa Oya

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The tourism industry has spread its wings to all corners of the island. As such many new concepts are being introduced to boost the hos...

The Galle Fort Hotel Receives International Awards

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This year, GFH was the recipient of two international awards. At the 2016 World Travel Award, the GFH received the title of Sri Lanka...

Alternative Europe

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Tired of visiting the same iconic places you’ve already seen a hundred times over on Google? Feeling touristed out? Want to have a no...

Anantaya Resort & Spa Chilaw

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Tucked away along the sun kissed beach, a few kilometres North of the Bandaranaike International Airport is the stunning property of th...

The Fort Bazaar Hotel

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Opening its doors earlier this year, the Fort Bazaar Hotel is enjoying its reputation as an excellent boutique hotel within the Galle F...