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MLTR Live in Sri Lanka – As it Happened!

The Danish pop band, MLTR also known as Michael Learns To Rock, renowned for their lavish stage shows, performed in Sri Lanka on the 18th of May, 2017. The concert took place at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre (SLECC), which is in close proximity to several luxury apartments in Sri Lanka such as […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 24-May-2017
MLTR Live in Sri Lanka – As it Happened!

The Danish pop band, MLTR also known as Michael Learns To Rock, renowned for their lavish stage shows, performed in Sri Lanka on the 18th of May, 2017. The concert took place at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre (SLECC), which is in close proximity to several luxury apartments in Sri Lanka such as […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 08-May-2017
Government’s Development Programs to Develop Sri Lanka – Lanka in an effort to develop the local infrastructure

Sri Lanka – considered as the ”pearl of the Indian Ocean” has seen a high growth in economy and infrastructure since the end of the civil conflict in 2009. With the change of the regime, the current administration has initiated a number of projects across the length and breadth of the country whilst gaining international […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 07-May-2017
Sri Lanka Wins “Most Popular Destination Award” for the Second Consecutive Year – SL Sweeps Award at the Guangzhou International Travel Fair

Sri Lanka – a teardrop nation in the Indian Ocean has won the ”Most Popular Destination Award” at the Guangzhou International Travel Fair for the second consecutive year. The fair which took place from the 23rd – 25th of February 2017, saw the participation of top travel agents, travel experts, travel suppliers and bloggers from […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 07-May-2017
International Vesak Buddhist Film Festival – One of the Most Extravagant of Festivals

Vesak, the day celebrating the birth, enlightenment and passing away of the Lord Gautama Buddha is one of the most extravagant of festivals held in Sri Lanka. The festival falls on the full moon poya day of May every year and this year it was held on May 10th. Celebrations for vesak ranged from fabulous […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 07-May-2017
Vesak Festival – One of the Most Sacred Festivals in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a wondrous island packed with many delights for all kinds of tourists. Whether you’re exploring its abundant wildlife, experiencing its beautiful beaches or simply relaxing away at the many fine beach and colonial hotels in Sri Lanka, the likes of the Mount Lavinia Hotel; one thing is for sure, your holiday will […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 07-May-2017
Move to set up Foreign University in Kalutara – Welcoming Foreign Universities to Sri Lanka

Higher Education Minister, Lakshman Kiriella has submitted a Cabinet paper seeking to establish a branch of Manipal University of India in the Kalutara district. This decision has been executed with the intention of setting up another non-state degree-awarding institution in Sri Lanka. According to the minister, the university would offer degrees in Information Technology, Engineering […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 04-May-2017
The Spectacular Vesak Festival Celebrated by Buddhists in Sri Lanka – Observing the Life of Lord Buddha

The biggest religious and cultural festival in Sri Lanka, Vesak, which is celebrated in all Buddhist countries, marks the birth, enlightenment and death of lord Buddha. During the Vesak period, which falls in May, during the full moon week, Buddhists celebrate the life of Budhha with several religious observations and social activities. Colourful paper lanterns […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 04-May-2017
Walkers Tours participates at SATTE Travel Exhibition – Promoting Sri Lanka as a Tourist Destination

The South Asia Travel & Tourism Exchange (SATTE) Travel Exhibition recently concluded in the Indian city of New Delhi and Walkers Tours were amongst the Sri Lankan participants that included other well-known names in the travel and hospitality industry. The exhibition which is one of the largest of its kind in India, gave participants a […]

By caleb
Date : 19-Apr-2017
SriLankan Airlines Named Best Airline in South Asia – Winning A Prestigious Accolade

Adding to its growing list of international awards, SriLankan Airlines was recently named by the Top Travel magazine of China as the Best Airline in South Asia. Announced at the tenth edition of the annually held Top Travel Awards, this accolade was given in recognition of the increasing efforts taken by SriLankan Airlines to expand […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 12-Apr-2017