Sun Siam Pasikudah: Where Luxury Meets Serenity On Sri Lanka’s East Coast


On an early Thursday morning last week, the Daily Mirror set out on a six-hour journey to the East Coast. Our destination: the newly launched Sun Siyam Resort in Pasikudah, a sleepy coastal town boasting sandy white-gold beaches and azure blue waters. Sun Siyam is a Maldivian luxury resort chain and one of the largest luxury resort groups in the Maldives with five resorts under its umbrella. Sun Siyam Pasikudah is their only Sri Lankan resort.

Boers: Never Bored in Sri Lanka...

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About fifteen years ago a group of us were passing the Diyatalawa Railway Station south of Badulla. Inquisitive experiences in Sri Lanka have always led me to stop the car at old churches, many graveyards, and lots of old railway stations. There are so many hidden gems in Sri Lanka. So, we pile into the small station and are met by the station master in his white uniform. Being British I love to see a man in uniform. I hated my school uniform bad

Dish It Out: Tharushi Perera


How do our food experts cook and eat? This week, food blogger, Tharushi of @a_blend_of_tastes takes our Q&A!

Iftar at the Court: Ramadan at The Kingsbury, Colombo


This Ramadan, Harbour Court at The Kingsbury extends a warm invitation to patrons to partake in the spirit of the holy month through its exclusive offering, “Iftar at the Court.” This celebration of tradition, flavour, and togetherness promises an unparalleled dining experience that will engage all senses. From the moment guests step into Harbour Court, they are greeted by the inviting aromas emanating from the thoughtfully crafted Iftar spread a

Keep An Eye

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Getting your eyes tested regularly is vital even if your vision seems to be fine. Such tests allow a specialist doctor to monitor your eyes for vision problems and signs of disease. We had a chat with Dr Amila De Alwis, Consultant Eye Surgeon, President, College of Ophthalmologists of Sri Lanka regarding issues pertaining to the eyes.

When The Clock Strikes And The Wolf Howls by Soul Sounds Players


In a fusion of creativity and passion, the Soul Sounds Players, under the guidance of renowned theatre specialist Jerome L. De Silva, proudly present their latest theatrical endeavour, “When The Clock Strikes And The Wolf Howls.” What began as a humble course in musical theatre has blossomed into an extraordinary creation that promises to captivate audiences with its depth, drama, and sheer originality.

Chocolate Heaven by Java Lounge


Introducing Chocolate Heaven by Java Lounge, located opposite Java Lounge Barnes Place. Anuradha Herath, the face behind the success of Java Lounge has started her journey on her brand new venture. Java Lounge has been open for 12 years and has flourished into one of the most well-recognised coffee shops in Sri Lanka. Java Lounge has 15 shops now, including a brand-new outlet in Weligama.

Kalpitiya: Hype to Reality

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With my photography buddy Shah and the driver, we set off to Kalpitiya, a town at the end of a forty-three-kilometer peninsula. The lagoon on one side and the sea on the other, it is a lovely drive. Thousands of Christians are heading to Kalpitya for the annual St. Anne’s Church festival. It’s now near the end of the dolphin and whale watching season and there are quite a few young adventure-budget foreign tourists still about. In fact, in Februa

Dish It Out: Saji Kalugalage


What do our food experts cook and eat? This week, food blogger and digital creator, Saji of @calorie_palate takes our Q&A!

Buzz with Danu - Asanka De Mel

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BIG BOLD BRAVE 2024 – HARVARD Asia Pacific Regional Conference will be held in Sri Lanka. The Harvard Club of Sri Lanka proudly announces ‘BIG BOLD BRAVE 2024,’ a ground-breaking thought leadership conference set to take place from April 3rd to 5th, 2024, at the Galle Face Hotel in Colombo, Sri Lanka. This is a collaboration of 15+ Harvard Clubs in the Asia Pacific region, the official Alumni Organisations of the prestigious Harvard University.