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Fruity History – Passion at Calamansi Cove by Jetwing

Fruity History – Passion at Calamansi Cove by Jetwing

By Juliet Coombe

Calamansi is derived from a South Asian small round citrus fruit that ripens into a bright orange and is found in abundance in the surrounding Balapitiya area. If you want to see what it looks like you need go no further than the entrance of the prop...

Jie Jie Coconut Paradise in Panadura

Jie Jie Coconut Paradise in Panadura

By by Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe discovers Jetwing’s best kept secret Jie Jie Beach by Jetwing – Ssh this is a secret only for the discerning traveller! From the moment you cross the old British railway tracks in Panadura into the reception of Jie Jie by Je...

Turtle talk – Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel

Turtle talk – Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel

By Juliet Coombe

Around the island you can find five different species of turtles and there are seven different species of sea turtles in the world. Some of the rarest turtles including Leatherback can be found along Sri Lanka’s Southern Coastline, but this is very...

Experience Bawa Brilliance at Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel

Experience Bawa Brilliance at Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel

By Juliet Coombe

“Architecture cannot be totally explained but must be experienced . . . ”- Geoffrey Bawa Sat atop the jagged cliff rocks, Jetwing Lighthouse has a commanding view of colonial Galle Fort where it draws its influences from, and climbing the stairs ...

Sonnet in the sun – Era Beach by Jetwing

Sonnet in the sun – Era Beach by Jetwing

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe discovers why Era Beach  by Jetwing is the perfect base for the January Fairway Galle Literary Festival Sunset, the colours of a King Sapphire, the island’s most valuable gemstone turn one of the Souths most beautiful places Era Beac...