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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...

‘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...

Jetwing Warwick Gardens Feast of Food

Jetwing Warwick Gardens Feast of Food

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe stays at Warwick a stone built tea bungalow, where she was exceptionally well looked after in an oasis for the soul, a place you can pick your own vegetables and herbs, eat the freshest tastiest food in a historic planting area full of ...

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 ...