SriLankan Airlines launches new Arabic website

To further build up its presence in the region and underline its world-class services available across its network, SriLankan Airlines has developed a dedicated, interactive Arabic language website in order to better inform and engage with potential Middle Eastern travellers. With nearly 25% of the total passengers on the Middle East-Sri Lanka sector comprising Middle … More SriLankan Airlines launches new Arabic website

Arugam Bay shines in Lonely Planet’s Best in Asia list 2018

Global travel authority Lonely Planet has revealed its 2018 Best in Asia list – an agenda-setting collection of the continent’s 10 best destinations to visit in the year ahead For this third annual Best in Asia list, Lonely Planet’s in-house Asia experts have named “eclectic” and “vibrant” Busan, South Korea, as the number one destination; while the … More Arugam Bay shines in Lonely Planet’s Best in Asia list 2018

John asks tourism industry to focus more on rural areas than city

By Divya Thotawatte There are plans to move hotels and hospitality institutes to outstations, Tourism Development Minister John Amaratunga said this week addressing a gathering at the Sri Lanka Tourism and Hotel Management (SLITHM) Graduation Ceremony. “The number of hotels that are coming up in the city is unbelievable. We are exploring the possibility of … More John asks tourism industry to focus more on rural areas than city

SL ready to host 3rd International Housekeepers’ Summit next month

By Charumini de Silva Sri Lanka is all set to host the third International Housekeepers’ Summit (IHS) in Colombo from 4 to 5 July, themed ‘Rekindling Foundations of Housekeeping, Linen Care and Customer Services’. The two-day summit organised by Virtual Info Systems Ltd., India and presented by Asian Housekeepers Association (AHA) is endorsed by Sri … More SL ready to host 3rd International Housekeepers’ Summit next month

Promotional workshop in Stockholm for MICE travels to Sri Lanka

An inspiring workshop in Stockholm on ‘Sri Lanka as a meeting- and conference destination for Swedish companies’ was arranged on 31 May, by Best of Sri Lanka in Sweden in cooperation with Aitken Spence Travels Ltd. Leif I Ohlson founder of Best of Sri Lanka in Sweden and also Secretary General of Sweden-Sri Lanka Business … More Promotional workshop in Stockholm for MICE travels to Sri Lanka

Promotional workshop in Stockholm for MICE travels to Sri Lanka

An inspiring workshop in Stockholm on ‘Sri Lanka as a meeting- and conference destination for Swedish companies’ was arranged on 31 May, by Best of Sri Lanka in Sweden in cooperation with Aitken Spence Travels Ltd. Leif I Ohlson founder of Best of Sri Lanka in Sweden and also Secretary General of Sweden-Sri Lanka Business … More Promotional workshop in Stockholm for MICE travels to Sri Lanka