Category Archive: Sri Lanka Cities

22 Nov 2016


Galle This southern port city in Sri Lanka has an indelible historical significance just like the other major cities on the Island. Just about 72 miles along the coast downwards from Colombo, Galle evokes an interest on the colonial occupation of yore especially the Dutch period. Whether architecture, culture or religion the foreign reign though […]

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20 Sep 2016

Sri Lanka – People and Society

Sri Lanka – People and Society Despite its smallness in the geographical dimension, the people of this resplendent Island have stoically preserved an amiable disposition although the general mass consists ethnic and religious diversions. They harmonize at a national level blending with each other on common grounds and fanatic eruptions are nipped in the bud […]

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05 Sep 2016


Colombo Once the capital but now it is the Commercial Capital in short the metro, since the onus of a capital is shifted to Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, no so far form Colombo. Even though the State Parliament is shifted from at the latter, hive of all activities still go on and is thriving at the […]

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25 Aug 2016


Down 60-65 km from Colombo along the southward coastline lies its beautiful beach infested city. Clusters of tourist lodges amidst star graded hotels afford the visitors ample choice of staying that are pampered by many water-sport cum leisure activities. To add lustre to the long stretch of a sandy shore is the lagoon and a […]

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13 Aug 2016

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka As if a maestro artist portrays the beauty of nature in one canvass so does Sri Lanka could defined when it comes to splendour of nature. Especially for a European a tropical country such as this Island that is endowed with a rich diversity in fauna and flora in addition to the coastal […]

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21 Jul 2016

Kandy the Hill Capital of Sri Lanka

Kandy the Hill Capital of Sri Lanka Kandy – Sri Lanka- The British history spanning the last 3 centuries has one niche that’s indelible; that’s the City of Kandy, Sri Lanka. This was the last bastion of the kings of Ceylon (as called at that time) the British had to breakthrough. The tough resistance  was of […]

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12 Jul 2016

Batticaloa-Sri Lanka

BATTICALOA, Sri Lanka, city of lagoons Batticaloa, diagonally 300 km across from Colombo on the eastern coast has the centerpiece known for the ‘singing fish’ and together with  a very fertile soil for any vegetation the Tamils who are a majority here call it ‘a land of the singing fish flowing with honey’. The name […]

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