December, 2012

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Laya: Comfort, Peace and Serenity

Located at three prime tourist destinations in Sri Lanka, Laya Hotels aims to provide true Sri Lankan hospitality to all those who enter its doors. The Sri Lanka Army ventured into the hospitality industry in 1989 with its first property...
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Tea : Ceylon’s Green Gold Marketing Of The Commodity

The large array of different tea grades produced in the 690 + tea factories in the seven different agro-climatic regions of Sri Lanka are all sold on a weekly basis at the Colombo Tea Auctions held usually every Tuesday and...
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‘Impressionistic Realism’ A Labour Of Love

fthikar Cader first picked up a paint brush to dabble in water colours at the age of 16. However, it would be many decades later that a career blossoms out of painting his heart’s desire with oils on canvas. ...
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Hilton Colombo – 25 years and still growing

In celebration of 25 years of service in Sri Lanka, the Hilton Colombo recently planted Kumbuk trees at the Vihara Maha Devi Park in Colombo. As part of the hotel’s sustainability program, the tree planting initiative aims to serve the...
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Jetwing Hotels wins at World Travel Awards

Jetwing Hotels was part of a star-studded evening at the World Travel Awards 2012, picking up a total of four awards, for the second consecutive year. ...
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Mt Lavinia Hotel wins Cocktail Competition

The Mount Lavinia Hotel’s bartender Geethma won a Gold award at the World Spice Food and Beverage Festival in Colombo. Her innovative cocktail creation was named Stars Fashion and was a blend of Ambarella and Naran juice with Banana Liqueur,...
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The annual Christmas cake mixing at GOH

The Grand Orient Hotel (GOH) team joined together for the traditional mixing of the Christmas cake. This is an annual event that is celebrated by the staff, as a long-standing Christmas tradition.Dulip de Alwis, General Manager and Executive Chef Ruwan...
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Hilton welcomes President of Uganda

General Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda and Madam Museveni visited the Hilton Colombo during their visit to Sri Lanka. President and Madam Museveni and accompanying officials  were greeted upon arrival at the hotel by Hilton Colombo’s...
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Jetwing Hotels pioneer Aurasma Technology in Sri Lanka

Jetwing Hotels is the first to introduce an Aurasma powered augmented reality campaign which is spread over a variety of print media, both in Sri Lanka as well as international publications. The Aurasma Lite app is free to download, from...
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Open Ranking Tennis Championship 2012

  The Annual Open Ranking Tennis Championship was hosted by Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo. This is the third successful tournament hosted by the hotel and is featured on the Sri Lanka Tennis Association (SLTA) annual calendar of events. It is a...
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