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Month: November 2016

Pure Gold – Amazing New Negombo Tour For The New Season The Third Kingdom

Pure Gold – Amazing New Negombo Tour For The New Season The Third Kingdom

By Juliet Coombe

Our Jetwing Blue naturalist guide Hemantha brought with him a passionate local expert Chinthaka, who has been exploring this area since his early teens, to tell us all about this fascinating little known site. He made us laugh as with the biggest twi...

Jetwing Yala Glamping up cooking

Jetwing Yala Glamping up cooking

By Juliet Coombe

It’s 5 am in the morning and unlike everyone else I am not about to jump into a jeep and go to the islands most exciting national park Yala in search of the much prized leopard or sloth bears “walaha”  that are currently punch drunk on...

Make your own souvenir

Make your own souvenir

By Juliet Coombe

Jetwing Lagoon over the festive season suggest booking an exciting half day class to make your own Xmas gift or holiday souvenir with Thimble at Villa Hundira Thalahena, which was architecturally designed and built by Rolf Tibblin, a legend in the wo...

Victoria Park – Urban Paradise for Birds

Victoria Park – Urban Paradise for Birds

By Juliet Coombe

On entering this lovely, glorified oasis in Nuwara Eliya city centre, I am overawed by Victoria Parks diversity of trees, in size, shape and form; there are around 75 to 80 different species. But the first feature, by the entrance, my naturalist guid...

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions Water Yoga Master Class for MEN with the Martial Artist of the Monsoon Rains

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions Water Yoga Master Class for MEN with the Martial Artist of the Monsoon Rains

By Charlie Keeler

Stormy monsoon weather is an exciting way to start the master yoga class for men with Manoj Deepal, a dashing young well built and well toned samurai warrior of the water. First he assessed my fitness skills and then we waded through the water to the...