Travel: Safaris, spectacular scenery and tea plantations in Sri Lanka; Emma Joseph; Bournemouth Echo

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The teardop island has been beset by challenges. But once the world starts to travel again, James Callery recommends it as the first port of call…

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Sinharaja: Mother Nature’s precious gift; HP Gunawardena & HMPR Wijebandara; Daily News

The fact that Sinharaja forest reserve is a precious gift to us from the nature is nothing new. It is an evergreen tropical forest located in the Wet Zone of the country, stretching across the…

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The quaint charms of Sri Lanka’s Galle Fort; Arefa Tehsin; Indian Express

A stellar example of a fort city made by Europeans in South and Southeast Asia, Galle Fort is a Unesco World Heritage site.

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The best places to travel in Sri Lanka: Top 6 tourist attractions in Sri Lanka; Medium.com

Sri Lanka tourism is always attractive thanks to its beautiful, majestic natural landscapes and historical sites dating back thousands of years.

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Sri Lanka: 8-Day Tour with Minneriya National Park Safari and Sigiriya Rock Fortress Visit, Sri Lanka; Luxury Escapes

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Guardians of the ‘Knuckles’ range; UNDP

Mountain peaks blanketed by clouds, cascading waterfalls, symphonies of forest sounds, hundreds of unique species of flora and fauna, and enchanting landscapes; the Dumbara, or ‘Knuckles’ mountains have…

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Sri Lanka – The best country to travel on the planet; Immy; Medium.com

Sri Lanka is an island located in the Indian Ocean and is also called the Pearl of the Indian Ocean. It is a Southasian nation with a…

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The Secrets of Sri Lanka!; Seema Jaisingh; Asian Age

The evening sun setting was enhanced by Seema Jaisingh’s visit to the stunning Ruwanwelisaya stupa, which is known to contain the oldest relics of the Buddha in.

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Gal Vihara, Sri Lanka; Dr Fumble Finger; Travel Gumbo 

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Eye-opening adventure; Pongpet Mekloy; Bangkok Post

To many Thais, Pongpet Mekloy included, the mention of Sri Lanka will suddenly bring to mind Colombo, the capital, Ceylon tea, the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy, and some other religious sites. But what about Sri Lanka’s southern coast? Hmm. Of course, there must be beaches and the sea. But what else?

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Things To Do In Galle – 20 Incredible Attractions In Sri Lanka’s Coastal City; Christina Pfeiffer; Travel2Next

20 things to do in Galle when visiting Sri Lanka’s top coastal city, from exploring Galle Fort to shopping, food, massage and surfing…

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Sri Lanka’s Sinharaja rainforest reserve to be quadrupled in size; Malaka Rodrigo; Monga Bay

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Sri Lanka — Ayobowan (welcome); Reema Islam; Daily Star

A teardrop in the ocean, Sri Lanka is known for many things, like its tea, and for us South East Asians, its cricket. However, one of the last things to be expected is the amazing diversity of its…

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Scuba diving in Myanmar and glamping in China: Rediscover Asia in 2020; Karen Tee; CNA Luxury

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From new hotel openings in Sri Lanka to the architecturally distinct Tulou buildings in China’s Fujian province – as featured in Disney’s upcoming Mulan remake – 2020 ought to be the year you rediscover destinations in Asia.

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Sri Lanka is back in business, with plenty of deals; Thomas W Hodgkinson; Daily Mail

Sri Lanka’s visitor numbers have plummeted since April when suicide bombers walked into three hotels and churches killing 259 people. This country needs you – and it’s not too late to book winter sun.

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A gem of the Indian Ocean – 12 Special places to visit in Sri Lanka; The Courier

The perfect holiday destination for readers seeking exploration and once-in-a-lifetime experiences, DC Thomson Travel highlights 12 special places to visit.

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7 Incredible activities to do in Sri Lanka; Press and Journal

A holiday in Sri Lanka combines a unique blend of beautiful landscapes, incredible wildlife, historical cities, ancient temples and pristine beaches.

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Ramayana trail in Srilanka with Srilanka top attractions; Lakshmi Sharath; Travel With Lakshmi

Ramayana trail in Srilanka with Srilanka Ramayana tour and Srilanka top attractions…

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From Kandy: Dambulla Cave Temple and Sigiriya Rock Fortress; Get Your Guide

During this full day tour to Sigiriya, enter into a kingdom hailed as one of the greatest in Sri Lankan history: with an English-speaking guide, visit the Golden Temple of Dambulla and Sigiriya Rock Fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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The ‘Lion Fortress’ of Sri Lanka was swallowed by the jungle; Veronica Walker; National Geographic

Built in the fifth century, Sri Lanka’s Sigiriya fortress attracted the attention of British archaeologists in the 1800s, who were amazed by its leonine rock art and beautiful frescoes.

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