Travel bloggers make Sri Lanka go viral on social media

Use of travel bloggers and social media influencers have been a highly effective tool for most of the destination management organisations around the world, capturing unforgettable moments and sharing them among friends (mostly unseen before) is getting increasingly popular and it has been recognised as an effective way to promote Sri Lanka. Up to now, … More Travel bloggers make Sri Lanka go viral on social media

Delegates of CITYNET 2017 on Colombo City Tour

  Delegates of 2017 CityNet Congress representing 138 member cities experienced Sri Lanka’s premier city, Colombo, on board the Colombo City Tour, a venture by Sri Lanka Tourism and Ebert Silva Holidays recently. CityNet is the largest association of urban stakeholders committed to sustainable development in the Asia Pacific region. Established in 1987 with the … More Delegates of CITYNET 2017 on Colombo City Tour

SriLankan and Qantas provide more options to connect with new Melbourne service

SriLankan Airlines, which last month launched daily non-stop services to Melbourne, is providing its valued passengers with a wide range of options to connect and fly to major cities in Australia and New Zealand, by expanding its codeshare agreement with its long-time partner and fellow oneworld alliance member Qantas. SriLankan will codeshare on Qantas’ services … More SriLankan and Qantas provide more options to connect with new Melbourne service

‘MS MEIN SCHIFF 01’ makes debut arrival to Colombo Port

‘MS. MEIN SCHIFF 01’ made her graceful port of call at Colombo Port from Mumbai, on 13 November. MS. MEIN SCHIFF 01 passenger ship belongs to TUI Cruises and started her journey from Europe via Suez Canal in Egypt connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea, and has sailed across several continents across the … More ‘MS MEIN SCHIFF 01’ makes debut arrival to Colombo Port

SriLankan Airlines’ impactful marketing activations rewarded

SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the oneworld alliance, in line with its expansion of operations in order to consolidate its presence in the region, has steered a series of impactful marketing activations which has brought rewarding results. With the year witnessing the airline winning many accolades at prominent … More SriLankan Airlines’ impactful marketing activations rewarded

Yala sacrificed, once again, for local political gain

The events of 9 November were predictable! The early opening of Yala and the sudden decision to curtail the number of jeeps entering it were a political scam to do nothing, at the expense of the Department of Wildlife Conservation (DWC), of the jeep drivers who make a living from taking visitors into the Park … More Yala sacrificed, once again, for local political gain

An oasis of exclusivity at Jetwing Lighthouse Club

Galle is a historic city which echoes the remnants of a bygone era that has shaped the cultural heritage of the South for centuries. The colonial influence and the tropical environs invite many a traveller to explore the wondrous city. Overlooking the majesty of Galle stands a resort that extends an exclusive stay to the … More An oasis of exclusivity at Jetwing Lighthouse Club