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Untamed Udawalawe

Udawalawe takes you through a journey of anticipation and excitement where you become an inevitable participant of the...
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The Roaming Pottery Sellers

During church feasts pottery sellers travel from one place to another at times for as long as a month where they become part of the...
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Curious Siyambalanduwa

It is the broad Siamese twin faces of Debidigala rock that commands your attention as you near the arid zone of Siyambalanduwa located in the Moneragala District, 290 km southeast of...
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Sambodhi Chaitya: Reaching The Spiritual Sky

Of all the sacred architecture in Colombo - Buddhist, Hindu, Muslim or Christian - the oldest, though brimming with tradition, cannot compare with the modern boldness of the skyward design of the stupa of the Sambodhi Chaitya....
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A Tuk Tuk Adventure

How does one define ‘adventure’? According to my Random House Dictionary of the English Language “Adventure is an undertaking......
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Currying Flavours

The secret of a great Sri Lankan curry is in the mix of herbs and spices....
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Panduwas Nuwara: Where A King Became The Lord Of the Universe

“A most interesting location is a circular earthwork, a rampart, sited in a shady grove of trees. Within this rampart are the ruins of a building. ...
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The Gentle Tusker

It was another long weekend and we were in Okanda having explored the surrounding areas. As we were returning back on the sandy terrain of the Kumana-Okanda-Panama......
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Devil’s Dam On The River Ma

It’s an idle enough place for the devil to build his dam; but no man or giant or yaka or demon could construct a barrier formidable enough to withstand the......
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17th Century Accounts: Back In Time To The Kandy Perahera

The magnificent Kandy Perahera has been amply described in the English language, starting prematurely in 1681, as the Dutch ruled the maritime provinces and the independent...
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