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Category: Jetwing Warwick Gardens

Strawberry fields forever loved

Strawberry fields forever loved

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe goes in search of ‘the fruit of love’ on a bumpy tractor ride in the Ambewela region, which takes you on a fascinating tour covering growing strawberries from seeds to saplings under cover and finally a strawberry treat at the farm ...

Warwick’s Line Valley – Juliet Coombe enjoys the Meena Amma’s Line experience

Warwick’s Line Valley – Juliet Coombe enjoys the Meena Amma’s Line experience

By Juliet Coombe

Meena Amma is Warwick and her love of the area is infectious, as is her sizzling traditional cooking class that we decide to join in doing at her lovely Line home. We are welcomed in with Wannakkam, ‘may you be blessed with a long life’, and a ...

Sweet Bomb Jetwing Warwick Gardens Walk – Naturally High in the Highlands   

Sweet Bomb Jetwing Warwick Gardens Walk – Naturally High in the Highlands  

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe, instead of going to the village “kade” (shop) to buy some sweets, spent a few days at Jetwing Warwick Gardens discovering sweeter healthier alternatives. Walk back in time to when our ancestors grew everything and life was ...

The hills are alive with the sound of Donald Trunk trumpeting

The hills are alive with the sound of Donald Trunk trumpeting

By Juliet Coombe

The author of Donald Trunk, Sri Lanka’s swimming elephant, met the village kids from around Jetwing Warwick Gardens, while researching the book’s sequel, and the terrible evils of the British elephant killer Major Thomas William Rogers, who wipe...

Calling all virgins – it’s time for White Tea

Calling all virgins – it’s time for White Tea

By Juliet Coombe

Sri Lanka is world famous for its teas and Jetwing Hotel group prides itself on serving the best high teas around the island in exceptionally beautiful locations from Bawesque settings to classic colonial gardens like Jetwing St. Andrews. Now they wi...