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The Art of Pottery – Jetwing Colombo Seven

The Art of Pottery – Jetwing Colombo Seven

By Juliet Coombe

Amazingly, even though Sri Lanka is a hub of maritime trade routes, with knives and forks and foreign crockery being introduced four hundred years ago, the country continues to use earthenware, recognising that food tastes so much better when cooked ...

Built on the foundations of a legendary visionary, JCS is heavenly!

Built on the foundations of a legendary visionary, JCS is heavenly!

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe talks to Hiran Cooray Chairman of Jetwing Hotels as their most exciting property to date opens, and is already being heralded as a masterpiece in contemporary architecture and innovative hoteling. On the 27th January, Jetwing Colombo Se...

A Queen’s Travels

A Queen’s Travels

By Royston Ellis

With Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain recently replacing Queen Victoria as Britain’s longest reigning monarch, it is timely to look at Queen Victoria’s connection with Sri Lanka. Although the Queen never actually visited Ceylon (as Sri Lanka w...

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