Category Archives: Family Travel

Sinhala and Tamil New Year Celebrations in Sri Lanka – The dawn of a new year

Celebrate the New Year with Sri Lanka on April 13th and 14th; the dawn of the Sinhala and Tamil New Year. The annual celebrations are met with traditional festivities that begin at a certain auspicious time that is set by Buddhist and Hindu astrologers. The rituals to mark the New Year’s Day comprises of first […]

By auburn
Date : 17-Mar-2017
Holi Festival in India, March 2017 – Time to Color it Up!

In India, the coming of March means the celebration of colours. Holi, a spectacular festival that celebrates the victory of good over evil, the end of winter and the sweet arrival of spring. It is the day to come together with friends and family and play, laugh and give thanks to a good harvest. The […]

By caleb
Date : 22-Feb-2017
Melodies with Luke Kennedy – Move to rhythm of one of Australia’s finest

Enjoy a night of beautiful melodies with one of Australia’s finest emerging artists, Luke Kennedy. Ready to fill your ears with a spectacular collection of classic songs such as Oh Holy Night, the second place winner of the second season The Voice Australia; will be performing live on the 7th of March 2017. The event […]

By fritzjames
Date : 21-Feb-2017
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat – A Musical Extravaganza

Townsville Civic Theatre in Boundary Street will feature Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, the musical, from March 22nd to 25th at 7:30pm and March 29th to 1st April 2017 also at 7:30pm. The timeless biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colours will be retold to the arresting and varied tunes of […]

By fritzjames
Date : 21-Feb-2017
Disney’s Aladdin on Broadway – A Musical Comedy Par Excellence

A musical extravaganza of the beloved fairy tale, Aladdin comes to life in the form of a colourful comedy in Chinatown and Haymarket until 26th of March this year. If you loved Mary Poppins and the coming of age Lion King, you do not want to miss, Disney’s Aladdin the musical comedy. The reviews rave […]

By fritzjames
Date : 19-Feb-2017
Nawam Perahera at Gangaramaya Temple – A spectacular display of Sri Lankan tradition

Parades in Sri Lanka are nothing short of truly extraordinary and the Navam Maha Perahera at the Gangaramaya is a fine example of this. Held annually on the day of the Navam Full Moon Poya Day, the parade attracts thousands of devout Buddhists to foreign tourists. If you happen to be staying at a hotel […]

By caleb
Date : 15-Feb-2017
The Chauffer Guide Certification Programme by Walkers Tours – Broadening Horizons in the Travel Industry

Following the success of its first edition in 2016, the Chauffer Guide Certification programme conducted by Walkers Tours is once again offering Sri Lankans a chance to join the thriving travel and tourism industry. The second intake is now open for applicants looking to become a certified chauffer guide who can ably assist the increasing […]

By fritzjames
Date : 13-Feb-2017
Food and Hospitality Asia Maldives – the largest gathering of the Hospitality industry

The Food and Hospitality Asia Maldives exhibition will be held at the Dharubaaruge Exhibition Centre in Male, Maldives from 4th April to 6th April 2017. The event is organized by CDC Events & Travel Pvt Ltd and is set to be the largest event hosted for the hospitality industry in Maldives. Luxury hotels and resorts […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 10-Feb-2017
Holi Festival in India – A festival of colours!

For Indians and especially Hindus living world over, Holi is a major festival that’s celebrated among family and friends. The Holi Festival takes place over a period of 16 days and celebrates the divine love between much venerated Gods, Radha and Krishna. It usually symbolizes the beginning of spring, the season of hope and joy. […]

By caleb
Date : 31-Jan-2017
New Year Eve Celebration in Maldives – Ushering in the New Year in Grand Style

A number of discerning travellers with a penchant towards luxury and style celebrated New Year’s Eve in grand fashion in the Maldives. The numerous New Year parties that took place at local bars and restaurants took on a spectacular tone. The streets were lit up and adorned to welcome the year 2017. The multihued, energetic […]

By caleb
Date : 30-Jan-2017