24Apr/18
Ella, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Holiday: Trekking in Ella

Sri Lanka Holiday: Trekking in Ella Part of the travelling through Sri Lanka series by Jessica E: As an avid hiker I was very excited to be heading to Ella, Sri Lanka as the next part of my Sri Lanka tour. Ella is a picturesque hill-country village in the Badulla District of Sri Lanka. The highland town is small and charming, although it has become increasingly popular with people on holiday in Sri Lanka. IRead More…

11Apr/18
Elephants, Yala National Park

Sri Lanka Holiday: Katagarama and Yala National Park Safari

Sri Lanka Holiday: Katagarama and Yala National Park Safari Part of the travelling through Sri Lanka series by Jessica E: I had decided to spend some time in Katagarama on my way from trekking in Ella to spending some time on the beach at Mirissa as part of my Sri Lanka holiday. The town is located in the Southern Sri Lankan province of Uva. The town was a small village until relatively recently and isRead More…

27Mar/18
Trincomalee Beach, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Holiday: Trincomalee Beach Holiday

Sri Lanka Holiday: Trincomalee Beach Holiday Part of the travelling through Sri Lanka series by Jessica E: Trincomalee is on the east coast of Sri Lanka and was historically significant for its natural harbour. Trincomalee (or Trinco to Sri Lankans) is today famous for its surrounding beaches and is one of the most popular beach holiday locations in Sri Lanka for Sri Lankans. While many people just pass through the town on their way toRead More…

20Mar/18
Galle Fort, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Holiday: Galle and Unawatuna Beach Holiday

Sri Lanka Holiday: Galle and Unawatuna Beach Holiday Part of the travelling through Sri Lanka series by Jessica E: Galle is one of the true jewels of Sri Lanka and one of the places I was most excited to visit on my Sri Lanka holiday. The peninsula is a great destination to explore with a beautiful, historic city, picturesque countryside and some great beaches. The old part of the city is a UNESCO World HeritageRead More…

13Mar/18
Bambalapitiya, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Holiday: Colombo

Sri Lanka Holiday: Colombo Part of the travelling around Sri Lanka series by Jessica E. When I first arrived in Colombo I was on my way to Kandy for the next part of my Sri Lanka holiday and I only planned to stay in the city one or two nights as I had thought it was more of a gateway city, even though it is the largest city in Sri Lanka. After driving through theRead More…

28Feb/18
Tangalle Beach, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Holiday: Tangalle Beach Holiday

Sri Lanka Holiday: Tangalle Beach Holiday Part of the travelling through Sri Lanka series by Jessica E: Someone once told me that the most beautiful, pristine beaches in the world are on the south coast of Sri Lanka. As an Australian, I didn’t believe them. We’re famous for our gorgeous coastlines, so how could another country beat us? That was before I travelled to the spectacular beaches of Tangalle. Tangalle is a beautiful coastal townRead More…