Sri Lanka

/Sri Lanka

Hotels we love: South Sri Lanka

Every morning I wake up of the sound of the waves. When I step out of my room I look out over the ocean which [...]

By | March 26th, 2016|Categories: Asia, good night, Sri Lanka|

Your ultimate nightlife guide for Sri Lanka’s south coast

There's a real buzz about Sri Lanka, especially for the coastal spots south of Colombo. The Sri Lankan riviera, as it is unofficially known, covers [...]

By | March 23rd, 2016|Categories: Asia, dance & drinks, Restaurants, Sri Lanka|

Photography: a traditional Hindu ceremony in Trincomalee

On my bare feet I turn 360 degrees in front of a faded hindu temple and try to take in all of the colourful ceremony [...]

By | March 21st, 2016|Categories: Asia, Photopgraphy, Sri Lanka|

Boutique hotel Aqua Cantaloupe

From the infinity plunge pool I look out over the idyllic blue ocean and watch surfers catch waves. The sun sets behind the swaying palms. [...]

By | March 17th, 2016|Categories: Asia, good night, Sri Lanka|

Hikkaduwa hippie’s heaven?

Sweat drops roll over my body, the salt pinches around my upper lip. My shirt sticks to my wet backstroke. I am sitting in the [...]

By | March 17th, 2016|Categories: Asia, Sri Lanka|

Find your peace at Sapphire Seas

Just a few steps from my room I reach the beautiful yellow beach for a morning swim in the Indian Ocean. Surrounded by the sound [...]

By | March 10th, 2016|Categories: Asia, good night, Sri Lanka|

Colombo Local Tips // Shehan

Shehan (27) is a web designer and owner of  www.backpacktosrilanka.com . This is where you'll find the best off the beaten track tips. Sheshan is born in Colombo [...]

By | March 7th, 2016|Categories: Asia, Sri Lanka, Tips from locals|

Dopper, Bridges, Borders – Sri Lanka

Waterspetters vliegen in het rond en kinderen huppelen rondom de waterput. Twee helder blauwe ogen met daartussen een felrode bindi kijken me doordringend aan. Een [...]

By | March 6th, 2016|Categories: Asia, Sri Lanka, Things we love|

Yala safari adventures

From the backseat of the jeep I watch my three friends sitting in front of me laughing out loud. I try to capture the moment [...]

By | March 4th, 2016|Categories: Asia, Sri Lanka, Trips & Activities|

Welcome to my house

Today is our first day in Sri Lanka, we arrive at night and don’t see much of the surroundings. But this morning the sun is [...]

By | March 1st, 2016|Categories: Asia, good night, Sri Lanka|