September, 2010

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Tee in Paradise

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From the fourth hole the scenery grew alongside the rippling waters of the Victoria Reservoir that held reflections of the banking hills. The eighth hole opened the golf course’s view of the Knuckles mountain range. In Nuwara Eliya, the atmosphere...
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Tangy Tastes Of Sri Lanka

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Words: Thilini Kahandawaarachchi | Photographs: Mahesh Prasantha |  Prabhath Chathuranga |  Meneka Aravinda Perhaps the most anticipated of all fruit seasons in Sri Lanka, Rambutan time is the vibrantly colourful and the enticingly exciting. Awaited by the young and the...
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A Stop at Whiskey Point

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Arugam Bay, in the eastern coastal belt of Sri Lanka, is the hot spot for surfing. Though many try their luck at conquering the waves at the more popular Arugam Bay point, there are numerous lesser-known points along the coast...
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Threading Tales

A riot of color

Weaving, it appears, is much more than the creation of a pretty fabric. The body of work encompassing 15 years by artist and fabric technologist Chandramani Thenuwara showcases the intricacies of handweaving which she presented as a tribute to the...
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As White as Snow

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A rarity almost never found in the wild, the white tiger is world famous for its uniqueness. For the first time in the history of the nation the Dehiwala Zoological Garden is showcasing a pair of these beautiful creatures. Lovingly...
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Up, Up and Away

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As we rounded the corner leading towards the house of the kite maker, we came across an open paddy field. My eyes darted over to the two young boys, battling with the wind to lift their kite up into the...
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Aditya: Step Into Serenity

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Snuggled between the cities of Galle and Hikkaduwa, along the Southern coast, Aditya stands wrapped in luxury and tranquillity. Stepping into this boutique hotel, I am greeted by vast open spaces, where rich, authentic art adorns the mellow walls. ...
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Eternal Elegance

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The artistry of times past and forgotten embeds such eternal beauty; transcending generations, Senarath Antiques brings to your home this splendour of an age bygone....
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Dilly’s Launches Five New Collections

Models displaying the collections

The latest Dilly’s venture, “Which Dilly Girl are You?” in conjunction with the “Dilly Girl” label, introduced five new limited collections at a fashion show. The collections are each unique and innovative....
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Jetair launches Sri Lanka as a winter destination

Ambassador Ravinatha Aryasinha addressing the gathering

Jetair, one of the leading tour operators in Belgium, has introduced Sri Lanka as a new winter destination, and will operate weekly charter flights from Brussels to Colombo commencing October 2010. Introducing Sri Lanka, Bart Brackx CEO of Jetair NV...
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