Category: Mountains

Chasing Waterfalls in Sri Lanka – Diyaluma & More

Forget what TLC sang about, you should always go chasing waterfalls, in Sri Lanka, in particular. A weekend spent doing just that was exactly what the doctor ordered. And where better to base ourselves than at a hotel with its own private waterfall?   Set in the mountainous region...

A Guide to Camping in Horton Plains

After more than 3 years of working and trying to promote glamping properties in Sri Lanka, my first Camping experience didn’t fall short of what I expected with my Digital Marketing team. Although a glamping site offered basic essentials of a glamping site like hot, running water, a warm,...

1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Thank You For Hosting Us in Kandy

Kandy, as many of you know might already know is Sri Lanka’s last royal capital city. Before it fell to the hands of the colonists. Over the years, a number of hotels in Kandy sprang to life to offer visitors a chance to experience its rich history. Udawatte Kele...

First Tea, World’s End Later

My best-friend and partner in crime visited me for a short time, and it was my sole mission to give her a crash course on Sri Lanka’s iconic places. Our first mission was set. A 6-hour train ride through mountains that would take us to the Land of Tea....

Udawatte Kele Sanctuary, Kandy

A walk back in time through trees swarming with monkeys, grounds draped with nature’s beauty and air that’s crisp and light. Udawatte Kele Sanctuary, one of the lesser known things to do in Kandy,  is located right above the congested city. In more ways than one, the Udawatte Kele...