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Exploring Sri Lanka by Train

Exploring Sri Lanka by Train

Sri Lanka’s main attractions are accessible by train. If you consider the journey as an adventure, you’ll have fun enjoying the awesome scenery, and the people you meet. There have been trains in Sri ...
150 Years of Trains in Sri Lanka

150 Years of Trains in Sri Lanka

In the 1867, the fortunes of British-governed Ceylon, as Sri Lanka was then known, were enhanced by the building of the first railway track to Kandy and the planting near Kandy that same year of the f ...
Sri Lanka’s Best Beaches

Sri Lanka’s Best Beaches

The perfect beach awaits you in Sri Lanka. Whether you like broad strands of sand to jog along at the sea’s edge, soaring waves to surf as they splash on the shore, intimate coves for private sunbathi ...
Sri Lanka Month by Month

Sri Lanka Month by Month

Sri Lanka is a year-round destination. Within seven degrees of the Equator, the Indian Ocean island country is blessed with a silky, warm tropical climate where it only gets cold in the hills. Traditi ...
Its another Whale of a Time!

Its another Whale of a Time!

My mind runs back five years when Nature Trails were trying to establish whale watching in Trincomalee soon after the guns fell silent in the eastern seas. Nilantha frantically called me from sea perh ...
Dambulla: Sri Lanka’s Mountaintop Temple

Dambulla: Sri Lanka’s Mountaintop Temple

Atop the famous Dambulu-gala (Rock of Dambulla) is perched the Dambulla Raja Maha Vihara that give the rock and the surroundings its character. Within the caves of this temple one can find ancient mur ...
Jon McCormack with Cinnamon Nature Trails

Jon McCormack with Cinnamon Nature Trails

Award winning Photographer Jon McCormack spent the weekend in Yala with the Cinnamon Nature Trails team. Chitral Jayatileke who heads Cinnamon Nature Trails said that the team had a very good trip wit ...