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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...

Birds Jungle Paradise – Magical Experiences at Jetwing Kurulubedda

Birds Jungle Paradise – Magical Experiences at Jetwing Kurulubedda

By Juliet Coombe

Breath-taking property that is true magic on a full moon night fanned by the paddy field, which produces the hotels delicious red rice. A place that delivers the true orchestra of nature with its colourful dragon fly flitting across the water lily po...

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...

Giants of the deep – March to April best time to see Whales!

Giants of the deep – March to April best time to see Whales!

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe discovers why Sri Lanka is now officially the world’s best place for seeing Blue and Sperm whales, and nothing could be more exciting than doing it with Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel’s naturalist.   There are few things worth ge...

‘8th Wonder of the World’ – Jetwing Vil Uyana, a simply stunning eco resort

‘8th Wonder of the World’ – Jetwing Vil Uyana, a simply stunning eco resort

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe sees Jetwing Vil Uyana as one of the cultural triangle’s crown jewels, an incredible eco-resort set in reclaimed agricultural land with views of Sigiriya rock fortress, that in ancient times, only the great Kings and their courtiers e...