How and Where in SL

How and Where in SL

Our Trip on the Coast Surfing is what brought us to Sri Lanka. Here are a few notes and tips about what we did. We flew from NYC to Sri Lanka via Dubai, and landed at MRIA. This new airport makes traveling easier for those interested in going to the south and east coasts of the island. Bringing a surfboard: […]

July 24, 2013 at 3:43 pm 0 comments

Surf SL

Surf SL

SURF SL Surfing and Sri Lanka go hand-in-hand. With the addition of the new Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport it’s easier than ever to visit the hottest surf-spots. There’s no shortage of information online to help guide you through your surf-trip. Here are a few helpful sites to map out your destinations, check the local forecast, and even sign up for a […]

July 10, 2013 at 5:20 pm 0 comments

Parks in Sri Lanka

Parks in Sri Lanka

NATIONAL PARKS Sri Lanka might only be half the size of Alabama, but it’s home to over a dozen national parks. This week we’ll take you on a tour of Yala National Park, the country’s largest, and where over 30 leopards choose to call home. Yala is full of wildlife, but it’s not the only place. Here’s a list of other parks […]

July 10, 2013 at 4:07 pm 0 comments

Sri Lanka Wildlife

Sri Lanka Wildlife

SMALL COUNTRY, BIG WILDLIFE Sri Lanka is packed with an abundance of animals all in their natural habitat. With nine national parks and seven bird sanctuaries, there’s no shortage of places to see the wonders of nature. Here are a few must-see species living in Sri Lanka: Bird watching Peacocks Leopards Water buffalo Elephants Other Animals photos courtesy of: Sri Lanka […]

July 1, 2013 at 5:46 pm 2 comments

Getting to Sri Lanka

Getting to Sri Lanka

Getting to Mattala It was quite a trip to Sri Lanka, full of unexpected sites and interesting people. Here’s how to get there: Visa Requirements Vaccine Requirements Who flies there? How we got there: Our trip to Sri Lanka was a once in a lifetime experience. We flew in for a private reception celebrating the grand opening of the new […]

June 19, 2013 at 4:27 pm 0 comments