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  The origin of Sri Lanka is one where legend and history interweaves deeply and some accounts say that the stories of origin may even date back to 32,000 BC. However we start our expedition in Anuradhapura – the first capital of Sri Lanka; Anuradhapura was the capital for 120 kings for over ...
When was the last time you did something for the first time?  Was a question me and my beautiful wife Shehana had been asking ourselves after over a decade of corporate life. Well, not that we were bored of what we did for we loved what we did for a living – Shaping the course of a...
We went to Sri Lanka in October 2014. Weather was nice, we had nice hotels, and the people everywhere were fantastic. Just before, we had first gone to Maldives and stayed a couple of nights at one of those luxury beach resorts. So the expectation was already a bit high. But surely we were not...
“Get Down! Get Down!” “Why do I have to get down?” “Just do it!” I gripped the staircase railing and dropped to the ground like a lead weight. I watched the bolts, face close to the rock wall, and wondered at exactly how sturdy this ancient staircase really was. Was that a wobble? Were w...
Hanging out the door of a moving train was never on my bucket list, but I suddenly realised how preposterous that had been. Everyone needs to hang out of a train at some point in their life. Whoosh! Just make sure you watch out for oncoming trains or dark, narrow tunnels that appear out of...