Sri Lanka: Saving Never Never Land

March 19, 2018 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Sri Lanka, Sustainability, Travel

Polwaththa Eco Lodges is the epitome of an eco-lodge; a labor of love that its owners have nurtured and successfully integrated into the local community, writes Gili Back, who recently visited this eco-idyll.

Learning the Secrets of Ceylon’s Spice Trade

February 16, 2018 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Culinary, Sri Lanka

Learn the secrets of Sri Lanka’s spice trade with Khiri Travel’s tour to meet spice traders in the town of Galle where you will be enlightened on how make that perfect aromatic blend of savory curry mixes.

Essential Reading When Traveling to Sri Lanka

February 12, 2018 by | Filed Under: Special Interest, Sri Lanka, Travel

If you are traveling to Sri Lanka and looking for some inspirational reading, then look no further than Ondaatje’s excellent Woolf in Ceylon – a true insight into the people and places of this multifaceted country.

‘Buy a Trip – Give a Trip’ Campaign

December 20, 2017 by | Filed Under: Responsible Tourism, Sri Lanka, Sustainability

Khiri Travel Sri Lanka’s first educational trip for disadvantaged children, made with the support of Elevate Destinations, was a great success – read on to find out how you can help support this new initiative.

Exploring Mannar’s Mystical Past

December 18, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Sri Lanka, Travel

Despite its historical significance, the city of Mannar is only just beginning to attract the interest of outsiders, making it a wonderful destination for adventure seekers looking to experience Sri Lanka in the raw.