October, 2010

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Sri Lankan treats at Cinnamon Lakeside

  Goodies offers a variety of traditional homemade sweetmeats from thalaguli and milk toffees to coconut rock or pol toffee and gnanakatha. Crepes, referred to locally as pani pol – shredded coconut fused with melted kithul jaggery – is available...
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Nihonbashi Cooks Up Batter-Fried Delights

  Crunchy and crispy, tempura is a very popular food in Japan, as well as one of the most well known Japanese dishes the world over. Tempura is a dish of seafood or vegetables that have been battered and deep-fried....
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Hawker Street at Café 64

  The Galadari Hotel’s Pastry Shop, Café 64, will turn its venue into a ‘Hawker Street’. Hawker Street Food, also known as ‘street food’ – is world famous and legendary. Mere mention of its name sets mouths watering. One has...
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A Signature Tour With The Ambassador

  An initiative launched by the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Washington DC, ‘Signature Tour with Ambassador’ consisted of a nine day tour of Sri Lanka by an entourage of high profile and influential American professionals and senior business executives....
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Mount Lavinia Hotel Certified By Earthcheck

  Earthcheck is used by travel and tourism organisations around the world to confirm their carbon claims and guide their sustainability initiatives. It is the largest benchmarking, certification and management solution in use by the tourism industry and the leading programme...
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Mount Lavinia Jazz Festival 2010

  ‘Jazz at the Mount’ reflects Mount Lavinia Hotel’s mission to promote Mount Lavinia as Sri Lanka’s jazz hotspot for the local and foreign traveller and to develop a world class event,” stated Anura Dewapura, General Manger of Mount Lavinia...
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Aitken Spence trains rural youth

  A group of young men from the Eastern Province were the most recent batch to enter the hospitality industry through the Aitken Spence School of Hospitality. They completed their training with practical sessions and hands-on experiences at the Heritance...
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Mount Lavinia Hotel Hosts First ‘Winemakers Night’

  Mount Lavinia Hotel’s  ‘Winemakers Dinner’ nights showcase wine from well-known wineries from around the world, paired with a gourmet dinner prepared by Chef Mats Petersson. For the first such dinner, held at the Maitland State Room, Chef Mats and...
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Speciality Dishes At Long Feng And Royal Thai

  Long Feng is the signature Singaporean restaurant of the Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo while Royal Thai is the Hotel’s flagship Thai restaurant. The two restaurants will be introducing an exotic speciality dish every week. See More...
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Grand Oriental Hotel presents ‘York Street by Night’

  A magical street food festival taking place on the complete stretch of York Street, ‘York Street by Night,’ is a family entertainer. A variety of cuisines from kottu, hoppers, hotdogs, kebabs and burgers to a beer corner and sweets,...
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