March, 2012

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Puff Up! It’s A Whale!

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It’s eight in the morning and I’m not sure what to expect out of the water as we embark from Mirissa Harbour, packed with colourful boats and already bustling with coastal ...
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Let’s Go Jogging!!

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At first I could not help but be curious – a jogging track in Gamapaha? And it was said to run through a paddy field as well...hmmm. Dressed in track bottoms and sneakers ...
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Kilinochchi Awakens

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Kilinochchi town was gingerly rousing in the cool morning light. Lone vehicles trundled along a dusty gravel lane that ran alongside a freshly laid tarmac...
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The Night Watcher

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We follow the bobbing light of the lamp ahead of us. The narrow trek cut through the shrubbery is aligned with an electrical wire...
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A Recollection Of A Past

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Said to date as far back as the 2nd Century BC, Velgam Vehera holds a significant place in the annals of history...
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Fresh Pickin’s 
All Around

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Amidst the frenetic bustle of the main street, the new Wellawatte Market Complex looms as a striking edifice...
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Highway to Dine

The luminous Southern Expressway

It was a weekday evening. The working day had come to a close. Colombo was abuzz with a multitude of options to appease the reveller...
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A Charm Relinquished By Hand

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Hand Embroidery is a craft that has been in existence for many centuries. Though the actual beginning is unknown, history reveals that this age old craft could be traced ...
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The Soothing Savour Of Kirala

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Kirala (Sonneratia caseolaris) or Mangrove Apple is a fruit that is endemic to the isle of Sri Lanka and is mostly grown near salt water bodies...
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Elements To Enchant

At the entrance of Elements, the arrangement centred around the teak framed mirror and counter make an impressive impact

Immediately reminding visitors of Raux Brothers’ already well-established stores, the new outlet’s ivory arches, moulding and stylised lettering exude the chic elegance that the brand is renowned for...
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