SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the oneworld alliance, proving its consolidated presence in the Indian Sub-Continent has been awarded the “World’s Leading Airline to the Indian Ocean” title at the World Travel Awards World Ceremony, in Phu Quoc, Vietnam. 13 other leading airlines were nominated for the award. … More SriLankan Airlines adds one more World Travel Awards
Partners Football Federation of Sri Lanka for ‘Football Without Borders’ ECD Holidays partnered Football Federation of Sri Lanka (FFSL) in facilitating a 14-day sport tour for ‘Football Without Borders’ team from Switzerland who embarked on a Goodwill Tour to Sri Lanka which commenced on 18 November. The sport tour by the Swiss team continued until … More ECD Holidays promotes sports tourism in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka has continued to receive a number of achievements for its recognition as a compact travel destination across the globe, and received another endorsement recently becoming one of the emerging destinations and one of the most popular global destinations from the key findings of the 2018 Virtuoso Luxe – Australian edition report. In parallel … More Sri Lanka gets another feather in its cap as one of Asia’s most sought after travel destinations
The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Warsaw in association with the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau participated in the 25th International Travel Show – TT Warsaw 2017, which was held from 23 to 25 November in the Palace of Culture and Science. TT Warsaw is a major international event for the tourism industry, focused on … More Embassy of Sri Lanka in Warsaw participates in 25th International Travel Show – TT Warsaw 2017
The Sri Lanka Food and Cultural Festival – 2017, a Sri Lankan Tourism Consumer Promotional Event which was jointly organised by the Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Sydney and the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau, was held at Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour from 25 to 26 November. An event of this nature was held … More Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion 2017 in Sydney, Australia
Much has been said and debated about the Yala National Park issue, ad nauseam. Many ‘experts’ have cropped up, a dime-a-dozen, giving advice of what needs to be done to solve the problems that prevail. Solutions abound, confusion reigns, with no cohesive action on ground….and life goes on, a la Sri Lankan style. Hence I … More Yala: Is over-visitation the problem or overcrowding?
Jetwing Hotels has invested Rs. 500 million for their latest hotel, Jetwing Surf, Pottuvil, which will open end of the year. Jetwing Hotels Chairman Hiran Cooray said that they had selected this seven-acre plot of land mainly because it was one of the best surfing points in Sri Lanka. “In addition, we also looked at … More Jetwing Surf, Pottuvil, to open with Rs 500 mn investment