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Rodeo – A place where stars can sparkle even on the darkest night

Rodeo – A place where stars can sparkle even on the darkest night

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe loves quirky places full of character and characters, where the regulars of Rodeo have carved their names into the flowering twenty two -year-old cactus on hotel street and chilli crab is served everyday  fresh from the ocean, so good ...

Grave Colombo – A Sri Lankan Odyssey with Sir Arthur C Clarke

Grave Colombo – A Sri Lankan Odyssey with Sir Arthur C Clarke

By Juliet Coombe

Jetwing Colombo Seven is perfectly located for seeing all the major sights and a few of the lesser known ones like the grave of Sir Arthur C Clarke. The Borella Cemetery only a short distance by three wheeler from the hotel was established in 1840 a...

Recharge Your Batteries @ Jetwing Colombo Seven Frangipani SPA

Recharge Your Batteries @ Jetwing Colombo Seven Frangipani SPA

By Juliet Coombe

I learn the word ‘massage’ comes from the Arabic ‘massa’ meaning ‘to touch, feel or handle’ and that in 700 BC, Bian Que, the earliest known Chinese physician, used massage in medical practice to release stress. Touch is actually vital in...

The Magnificent Seven – The Magicians of Ward 7

The Magnificent Seven – The Magicians of Ward 7

By Juliet Coombe

Jetwing Colombo Seven, Ward 7 bar is always a buzz of events, cheese and wine evenings and even a daily Premium Hour to enjoy the spectacular infinity pool and 360 degree view of Colombo city. The Ward 7 bar is run by seven amazing characters; Dilen ...

Art in the Open by Juliet Coombe

Art in the Open by Juliet Coombe

By Juliet Coombe

Jetwing Colombo Seven is a short walk to Green Path railing Kala Pola art market also situated in the upmarket area of Colombo 07. As more people are recognizing the importance of Sri Lankan art over the last couple of decades more young artists are ...