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.

Source: 7 Incredible activities to do in Sri Lanka | Press and Journal

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.

Source: From Kandy: Dambulla Cave Temple and Sigiriya Rock Fortress

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.

Source: The ‘Lion Fortress’ of Sri Lanka was swallowed by the jungle

Explore the beautiful island of Sri Lanka; Times

On this 12-night tour you’ll visit Unesco world heritage sites, Buddhist temples and a tea plantation, go on an elephant safari and relax on the southern coast…

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24 places to visit in Sri Lanka at least once; Bec Whish; Vogue

An ancient island paradise with so much to offer.

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5 Awesome Places to Visit in Sri Lanka; Emma London; CEOWORLD magazine

Sri Lanka was once described as one of the most scenic islands by the avid traveler Marco Polo, and even today, it sure keeps its reputation intact. This island country has a history spanning for over thousands of years and deep roots in Indian religion and mythologies. Aside from cultural relevance, its geographical location is […]

Source: 5 Awesome Places to Visit in Sri Lanka | CEOWORLD magazine

Live Like It’s the 17th Century in Galle; Lubna Amir; National Geographic Traveller India

Awarded by UNESCO for its restoration efforts, Galle Fort Hotel provides plenty of room to degust Sri Lankan staples in a Dutch setting. Read more on Nat Geo Traveller India.

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Best of the island – Top things to do in Sri Lanka; Luke Moss; Hostelworld

Keen on swimming with the giant turtles, trying that insta-famous swing or unwinding with an Ayurvedic massage? Check out the top things to do in Sri Lanka!

Source: Best of the island – Top things to do in Sri Lanka – Hostelworld

This summer, broaden your global education through travel; Daniel Maxwell; Study International

“Experience, travel – these are an education in themselves.” – Euripides

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5 reasons to visit Sri Lanka despite the Easter Sunday bombing; Business Insider

5 reasons to visit Sri Lanka despite the Easter Sunday bombing…

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World Heritage Day: A Photo Gallery; Petchary; Petchary’s Blog

I was inspired by today’s UNESCO World Heritage Day to post a few of my own photos – from Jamaica to Vermont to Sri Lanka – reflecting the power of our built heritage. I hope you …

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Four reasons why Sri Lanka is on my bucket list; ADTV

Lakshmi Sharath explores the incredible Sri Lanka…

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Four real-life locations that could have featured in Game of Thrones; Filip Stojanovski & Anna Schetnikova; Global Voices

As viewers gear up for one last dose of dynastic squabbling, political intrigue and looming supernatural doom, four actual locations that wouldn’t be out of place on Westeros and Essos.

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Day Trip to UNESCO City Anuradhapura From Colombo; Get Your Guide

Visit the first capital of Sri Lanka, Anuradhapura.

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Seek out big adventures in Sri Lanka; Lucas Ackroyd; Vancouver Sun

From elephants to Buddhist temples, this South Asian nation offers much to discover…

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Travel Tips: Nine things you MUST do if you go to Sri Lanka; Claire Hyland; Evoke

Sri Lanka is a whole world encased in a tiny island adrift in the Indian Ocean.  Tea plantations co-exist with paradise beaches. Ancient temples contrast sprawling urban centres and the wildlife is second to none.  If you only have a week or two to spend there you can still cover a lot of ground.  Here’s what to do if you find yourself in Sri Lanka this year: 1)Fall for Galle Galle certainly wins the prettiest city award. It’s ancient cobbled streets roll into the sea and the view from the harbour will take your breath away.  The architecture is Dutch…

Source: Travel Tips: Nine things you MUST do if you go to Sri Lanka

Towering Dagobas and Buddhist Relics of Anuradhapura; Bernard Joseph Esposo Guerrero; BusinessMirror

My penchant for visiting Unesco World Heritage Sites (WHS) has gone beyond just seeing well-known, as well as bizarre and dangerous, destinations. Rather, it has become more about experiencing them and understanding what makes them truly unique and invaluable. Thuparamaya, the oldest…

Source: Towering Dagobas and Buddhist Relics of Anuradhapura – BusinessMirror

8 Things To See And Do In Sri Lanka – The Ultimate Guide To 2019’s Top Holiday Destination; Brogan Driscoll; Huffington Post

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