Tag Archives: Nature

5 Reasons to Travel by Train in Sri Lanka

Guestpost by Feet on the Map, images by Alice Luker Spectacular sunsets, golden sand powder, delectable sea-food platter and a crystal blue Indian Ocean are some of the words that come to mind, when you think of Sri Lanka. However, once you have scratched the surface of this island country, take a train ride from Colombo, the state capital…

32 Hours in Ella: 98 Acres Resort by Rail

Ella is an energetic little village, buzzing with the ever-increasing demand for tourism, with visitors enthusiastically streaming in from all over the world. Primarily known as a destination for backpackers and seasoned travellers; families and couples with a culture vulture streak also appear to be frequenting this hill country hotspot.

The Samadhi Centre in Kandy

The Kandy Samadhi Centre is a 40 minute tuk tuk (or car depending on your preference!) journey from the heart of Kandy; through a buzzing local village, overlooking paddy fields, alongside a magnificent river and meandering up and down local roads to reach the picture perfect, charmingly surreal cyan blue door at the entrance.