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Sunsets & Sundowns: The Most Magical Time of The Day!

Sunset is one of most romantic, dramatic magical moments that shows how extraordinary our mother nature is! Watching how the sky light up with dazzling colors for a brief moment of time is breathtaking and relaxing. A perfect dose of a stress reliever! There are so many amazing quotes written about sunsets & sunrises. I am going to share some of my favorite quotes here.  “There’s a sunrise and a sunset every single day, and they’re absolutely free. Don’t miss so many of them.” – Jo Walton   “Dusk is just an illusion because the sun is either above the horizon Read more…


Exploring Ramayan related locations in Sri Lanka

Ramayan is a famous epic story in India & Sri Lanka. It about a divine prince named Rama who came to Sri Lanka to rescue his abducted princess Seetha from the king who ruled Sri Lanka named Ravana. The Ramayan was written by Valmiki, one of most epic written literature in the world. The places in Sri Lanka this literature refers to are still carrying the names related to it. There are many locations in the central highlands of Sri Lanka that Ramayan literature left imprints on. Some places are now shrines for the divine Princess Seetha and Prince Rama.  Read more…


Native Srilankan elephants

The Sri Lankan elephant (Elephas maximus maximus) is one of three recognized subspecies of the Asian elephant, and native to Sri Lanka. Since 1986, Elephas maximus has been listed as endangered by IUCN as the population has declined by at least 50% over the last three generations, estimated to be 60–75 years. The species is pre-eminently threatened by habitat loss, degradation and fragmentation. – Wikipedia Srilankans has a complex relationship with elephants. These gigantic, intelligent animals have been a strong part of Srilankans’ lives since the beginning. An elephant is an icon of proud history and culture of Sri Lanka. They are a national treasure loved by many. Ancient Sri Lanka & Read more…


Hakgala Botanical Garden, Nuwara Eliya

Established in 1861, Hakgala Garden is the second largest garden in Sri Lanka. It is located at 5,400 feet above the sea level and has a cold climate of between 16 °C to 30 °C. Hakgala Garden is a part of Hakgala Strict Nature Reserve with over 10,000 species of flora. It is a major tourist attraction in Sri Lanka especially during the Spring season between April to August. It is located in a scenic location surrounded by misty hills. The cool climes and scenic beauty compel the visitors to visit the garden every season. This area reminded of home hence British governors created a town Read more…


Bridal Fall, Badulla Sri Lanka

Bridal Fall, Badulla Sri Lanka


The Baker’s Fall, Horton Plains, Sri Lanka

The Baker’s Fall , Horton Plains, Sri Lanka


Mini Bridal Falls – Badulla, Sri Lanka

Mini Bridal Falls


Temple of The Sacred Tooth Relic – Kandy, Sri Lanka

 Temple of sacred tooth relic in Kandy, Sri Lanka is the most venerable temple among Buddhists in Sri Lanka and all around the world. The temple, which is a part of the king’s royal palace of Kandyan era. This is the house for sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha. Whoever owns the sacred tooth relic also inherits governance of the country. The temple is located in the eye of Kandy city, which is a world heritage town and major tourist attraction. The city itself has a rich history and cultural, infrastructural and natural value. Centre of the city is decorated Read more…


Horton Plains National Park, Sri Lanka

Horton Plains is a spectacular piece of nature, a world heritage site, a could forest located in central highlands of Sri Lanka (at an altitude of at an altitude of 6,900–7,500 ft). It was declared as a national park in 1988 due to the rich tourist attraction and valuable biodiversity. Many species found here are endemic to the region. The World’s End and Baker’s Falls are among many of the tourist attractions of the park. This plains is a home to sambar moose and many other endemic species.  Horton Plains is the only park where you are allowed to walk freely without a Read more…


The Orchid Family

The Orchid Family