Santai Colombo celebrates 1st year Anniversary

Santai Colombo was a welcome addition to the culinary scene in Colombo, moreso since they continually stuck to their guns and served au...

Chef Rubio: The unconventional chef championing social chang...

If one were to map out Chef Gabriele Rubini’s life, they would find it peppered with many twists and defining moments. Once an aspiri...

Gourmet Sunday Brunch

Shangri La Hotels have always introduced culinary concepts for the discerning gourmand, and in keeping with this ethos, launched their ...

Satish Selvanathan

Seeking to pave the way for positive action in Sri Lankan conservation and environmental initiatives, Satish Selvanathan and Ben Goldsm...

Hamlet at Elsie’s Bar - A roaring success

The audience took a trip back in time on opening night as they filled into Elsie’s Bar, or at least what felt like it, owing to the f...

Hamlet at Elsie’s Bar: This weekend at the Wendt

Fresh off hijacking the recent press conference, catch Will Shakes as he (most certainly than not) attempts to try to steal the spotlig...

W@W - Marini de Livera

“I was an incorrigible child who never fitted into the mould,’’ recounts Marini de Livera. “I was punished by my teachers and s...

Dr Anjhula Singh Bais - Top Vogue Model empowering people gl...

Dr. Anjhula Mya Singh Bais, a psychologist by profession wears many hats. She’s an activist, academic, an aristocrat, and is the only...

Epi Q Express Gourmet

Epi Q Express Gourmet is the latest cafe to pop up in the Thimbirigasyaya area and is situated opposite Java Lounge on Jawatte Road.

Cafe Kumbuk relocates to new location

Cafe Kumbuk has come a long way since it first opened in a striking building down Horton Place.

Will Shakes pulls off a bohemian launch for Hamlet @ Elsie...

The dimly lit Floor By O doubled as an Elizabethan tavern buzzing with media and theatre folks, when none other than Will Shakes - reno...

Kirby deLanerolle- on the WOW Life controversy

The WOW (Works of Wonder) Life Church and in turn the ADC (Apostolic Diocese of Ceylon) have been mired in controversy and accusation o...

Teppanyaki at Robata Grill - A Theatrical Experience

If you enjoy an entertaining and immersive dinner experience, then Teppanyaki at Robata Grill is for you!

Platinum One Suites Launches New Culinary Culture

Platinum One Suites recently hosted a press conference at their premises where COO Mahesh Amarasinghe and Director of Culinary Developm...

A Fabulous Dining Experience with a Cause

Celebrity Chef Fundraiser to feature Peter Kuruvita, Dharshan Munidasa & Rishi Naleendra

Professor Ashani Weeraratna

A Sri Lankan born educator and melanoma researcher domiciled in the United States, Professor Ashani Weeraratna’s illustrious career r...

Il Ponte

‘Il Ponte’ has firmly cemented itself as one of the finest Italian restaurants in the country and has maintained an unwavering repu...

Larry Jayasekera - From Working in a Hopper Kade to a Michel...

No dream is ever too big. Ask Sri Lankan Chef Larry Jayasekera, who began his culinary journey working in a hopper stall in Hikkaduwa e...

Long Neck Karen Village: A Human Zoo?

When asked if I was interested in visiting the Long Neck Karen village in Chiang Mai, Northern Thailand, it was a hard pass from me.

Heirs: An Immersive Experience

Fresh off a successful run of her debut directorial venture Chatroom, Tasmin Anthonisz tackles a modern take on “ Romeo and Juliet”...

Maldives Beyond An Ultra Luxe Honeymoon Destination

The Disneyland of honeymoons. The playground of the super rich. Maldives is the ultimate vacation destination that oozes opulent indulg...

W@W - Hiruni Wijayaratne

“Always forward. Never back”. A mantra that has helped Hiruni Wijayaratne amass numerous notable accolades, helping her make a name...

Indian Summer - Rising From The Ashes

When Indian Summer opened its doors in Colombo five years ago, they took the city by storm, savouring instantaneous success and accumul...

Bawa 100: Celebrating An Icon

Sri Lanka’s pride and joy, Geoffrey Bawa has left in his wake an undisputed legacy

Lies parents told us as kids

Since the comments on our last post were an absolute riot, we decided to ask people what lies their parents told them as kids, and boy ...

Father’s Day

Fathers are truly unsung heroes, their contributions often undermined by that of mothers. Often a child’s first superhero, fathers in...

Sugar Beach Talpe

The state of Sri Lanka tourism hit a well deserved crescendo when Sri Lanka was voted top country for travel in 2019, only to face a da...

Craziest Things we Believed as Children

Once upon a time, we were all gullible little tykes who believed the most ludicrous things, because, that moon was DEFINITELY following...

Tahira Rifath - Channelling Passion To Create

Freelance Designer and Illustrator Tahira Rifath was once an aspiring coconut plucker.