Tag Archives: sri lanka

Sri Lankan Airlines to begin nonstop flights to Melbourne from October – Lankan and Melbourne air-ties to Boost Further!

Sri Lankan Airlines, the national carrier of the island paradise of Sri Lanka has announced that starting from 29th of October 2017; it will be commencing daily non-stop flights to Australia as it will be establishing its presence in the country. The airline is set to operate Airbus 330 – 200 aircraft, providing passengers aboard […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 27-Jul-2017
The Kalutara Bodhiya Celebrates Vesak 2017 in Style

Reviving every corner of the island with the soothing colours of lanterns, the excitement of Buddhist devotees of all ages and vibrant pandols, the Vesak season ended recently leaving memorable moments in the hearts of every Sri Lankan. Attracting many enthusiasts and devotees to Kalutara during Vesak, the city was engulfed in the spirit of […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 25-Jul-2017
Village Experience in Sigiriya – An Authentic Sri Lankan Experience

Local residents in Sigiriya have launched a project named the “Village Experience” targeting tourists visiting the area. The historical city of Sigiriya features an ancient rock fortress built by the former Sri Lankan monarch, King Kashyapa. As part of the experience, tourists are taken on a traditional bullock cart, on a journey of 2 kilometres […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 24-Jul-2017
Vesak at the Kalutara Bodhiya – Colourful Vesak Celebrations in Kalutara!

Vesak which is celebrated by Buddhists around the island marks the birth, enlightenment and the attaining of Nibbana of the Lord Gautama Buddha. The city of Kalutara – one of the most venerated places in Sri Lanka and home to the famous Kalutara Bodhi (a sacred tree) attracted many enthusiasts during this festive season. The […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 03-Jul-2017
The Poson Festival – Celebrating the arrival of Buddhism in Sri Lanka

Buddhists in Sri Lanka celebrated the Poson Festival recently with much devotion. The Poson Full Moon Poya marks the arrival of Buddhism to Sri Lanka in 247 BC. Hence, is one of the most important of Buddhist events celebrated in the country. Though celebrations are held across the island, one of the most extravagant of […]

By fritzjames
Date : 30-Jun-2017
Anantara Appoints Two New General Managers in Sri Lanka – New Journey under a New Leadership

The latest reports reveal Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas has decided to assign administration of several of its properties under new management. Joined hands with the luxury brand in August 2015 as a General Manager, Giles Selves was announced as Area General Manager overseeing several Anantara properties including Anantara Kalutara Resort. With over 20 years of […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 04-Jun-2017
Vesak Day – Sri Lanka Celebrates the Most Significant Event in Buddhism

Vesak Day 2017 was celebrated with much devotion in Sri Lanka this year. The event added more significance to Sri Lankans as the International Day of Vesak was hosted by Sri Lanka this year. An International Buddhist Conference was also held to mark this historic event and saw the participation of over 400 delegates from […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 04-Jun-2017
The Top Five Beaches You Need to See in 2017 – An Exciting Travel Plan for the Beach Lovers

A leading source for reliable business news and information, Forbes Magazine recently identified top five beaches to visit in 2017. As an avid ocean lover and a famous Forbes Contributor, Lauren Mowrey recognizes five beaches from Myanmar, Panama, Sardinia, Corsica and Sri Lanka as the best five tropical beach destinations to visit this year along […]

By laviniawoolf
Date : 04-Jun-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 : 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