Etihad Airways launches 3rd daily flight from Colombo

Etihad Airways is offering travelers from Sri Lanka greater choice and more travel options to the GCC, Middle East and Europe with the launch of a third daily flight from Colombo, effective from 1 June. Timed to coincide with the peak summer travel months as many travellers head west, the new seasonal service will help … More Etihad Airways launches 3rd daily flight from Colombo

SriLankan Airlines welcomes back Everest conquerors

SriLankan Airlines, the Official Airline Sponsor of Sri Lanka’s first-ever expedition to successfully conquer Mount Everest, welcomed home mountaineers Jayanthi Kuru-Utumpala and Johann Peries who have etched their names in history, at a special ceremony at Hilton Colombo on Monday (30 May). Speaking at a media briefing, SriLankan Airlines’ Chairman Ajith Dias praised the achievement … More SriLankan Airlines welcomes back Everest conquerors

SKAL Colombo honours long standing members at World SKAL Day function

Skal Colombo Secretary Sk Zahara Mufti with her award From left: Past Presidents Sk. Shamali De Vaz, Sk. Jayantha Panabokke, Sk. Dushy Jayaweera (President), Zahara, Sk. Sega Nagendra and Sk. Wing Cmdr Noel Fernando Sk Sohli Captain with his award and the Past Presidents of SKAL International Colombo (from left): Sk. Keethi Jayaweera, Sk. Jayantha … More SKAL Colombo honours long standing members at World SKAL Day function

Sri Lanka Tourism joins Hong Kong’s top TV corporation to create celebrity travelogue

Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) the nation’s catalyst for tourism promotions and development, together with i-Cable TV Entertainment – Hong Kong, which happens to be one of the top TV corporations in Hong Kong, has taken the initiatives of promoting Destination Sri Lanka in Hong Kong by hosting for a media team of their … More Sri Lanka Tourism joins Hong Kong’s top TV corporation to create celebrity travelogue

Wildlife and Nature Protection Society Monthly Lecture on 19 May

The May 2016 Wildlife and Nature Protection Society’s May 2016 Monthly Lecture titled ‘The Leopards of Londolozi: From farmland to world renowned safari destination’ will be held on 19 May 6 p.m. at the Met Department Auditorium, Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 7. It will be delivered by Don Heyneke, a game ranger and photographic guide at … More Wildlife and Nature Protection Society Monthly Lecture on 19 May

Sri Lanka Tourism arrives its 50th year

Invoking the blessings of Lord Buddha in the golden jubilee celebration, Sri Lanka Tourism organized a whole night Pirith Ceremony in head office premises, Colombo 03 from 04th May evening to the dawn of 05th. Ven. Mitiyakuliye Gunadhara Thero, the head priest of Sri Dharma Kierthirama, Kollupitiya conducted the Pirith ceremony along with other reputed … More Sri Lanka Tourism arrives its 50th year

Buddha Rashmi National Vesak Festival 2016

Jointly Organised by Gangarama Temple and Temple Trees 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25th May 2016 In historic Gangarama temple, prestigious temple trees and surroundings of serine Bere lake. Vesak is recognised as the most venerated day of the calendar for all Buddhists in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, India, Nepal and the South East Asian countries … More Buddha Rashmi National Vesak Festival 2016