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.

Café At One

Located on the ground floor of the Platinum One Suite, Café At One, is a compact eatery serving quality - and most importantly, tasty ...

Then and Now

I think we can all agree that a few decades ago, the world was an entirely different place that would feel alien to many of us.

Search Operations and The Media

Following the Easter Sunday attacks, the Security Forces have been conducting a spate of rigorous search operations… with the media i...

W@W: Irushi Tennekoon

Irushi Tennekoon, a professional artist and illustrator who also dabbles in animation, never thought she would choose this field as a c...

Starz Asia Food

When Prashanthi Saseekanthan cooked her first ever chicken curry in her early teens, it was simply a stepping stone into a career that ...

Senses Spa

While I often try my best to spend time doing things I love, time often puts a wrench in my plans. But as I’ve come to learn over the...

The Bewitching Clairvoyants

Seated in front of me, The World Champions of Mentalism were a genial duo, interacting with our team and the others arriving to intervi...

Arsikland - The Musical: A Riot of Hilarity

When Feroze Kamardeen created the world of Pusswedilla, he’d stumbled upon a niche that would lead to a very successful enterprise.

Mainland China's New Menu

When I reviewed Mainland China back when they had just opened, I was floored by the quality and taste of their food and consequent visi...

Down Memory Lane: The 80’s and 90’s

Considering our lives have been consumed by technology, we decided to take a trip down memory lane, throwing it back to the 80’s and ...

Dinner Buffet at Pranzo - Waters Edge

Pranzo, the Italian restaurant at Waters Edge, plays host to an International Dinner Buffet from Thursday to Sunday every week, marryin...

Everesting in Sri Lanka

Fiendishly simple, yet brutally hard. Everesting is the most difficult climbing challenge in the world!

Arsikland! The Musical

Feroze Kamardeen talks of ambitious projects and of taking risks.

Daniel O’Donnell and Mary Duff: Music from the heart and s...

Irish musicians Daniel O’Donnell and Mary Duff are back in Sri Lanka to perform at the BMICH today

Mesh Dance Theatre Presents: Pluralism

Mesh Dance Theatre, the sister company of Mesh Academy of Dance (MAD), will present “Pluralism

A tête-à-tête with Alice Farquhar

British socialite and globetrotter Alice Farquhar was in the island recently for a private event hosted at Bailie Street - Merchants. A...

Indian Indulgence at FLOW

Multi cuisine restaurant FLOW launched a fabulous 10 day long ‘Indian Indulgence’ culinary experience

W@W - Samantha Van Eyck

“To quote Dr. Seuss ‘Sam I am’” Samantha begins, when asked about herself. “To my friends and family I am Sam and to the fami...

Anantara Kalutara

Anantara Kalutara gently reveals itself as I pull up to the property, obscuring what is, in actuality, an expansive space. The distinct...

So Sri Lanka IRONMAN 70.3

IRONMAN, the world’s leading triathlon will take place for the second time in Sri Lanka after the highly successful inaugural event l...