Sri Lankan people are extremely cultural and religious. Hence inappropriate behavior at locations with cultural or religious significance, is not tolerated, specially in places of cultural and religious importance.
Sri Lankan's greatly value their culture and way of life. It is important that your presence does not challenge those cultural values.
The travel agents job is to arrange a tour inside the budget, yours and theirs. But where you do end up visiting is better decided by your interests. Scenic, Historic, Cultural and Wonderful places are scattered all over the island.
Staying connected to the internet has become more of a need rather than just a facility, specially for international travelers. It could be much more helpful to know what to expect while you are travelling in Sri Lanka.
As the name suggests this is an institution established to take care of the Elephants in Sri Lanka. This establishment provide shelter for animals found abandoned, orphaned or injured in the wild.
Part of travelling the world is experiencing the true lifestyle of locals, and what better way to do that than public transport. Public transport is conducted through Trains and Buses. Taxi cabs, Tuk-Tuks, Shuttle buses do operate as well, but all of those operate under private owners and hence will be discussed in a separate... Continue Reading →
Jaffna is a city in the north end of the island. Being a peninsula separated from the main land together with the dry whether has resulted in culture and lifestyle unique to the people.
Southern coast of Sri Lanka has been attracting turtles to lay eggs for a long time. But due to human idiocies the turtles have abandoned most beaches except for the very few beaches where locals have come together in conserving the turtles.