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The Peeping Frogs of Nuwara Eliya Book Launch

The Peeping Frogs of Nuwara Eliya Book Launch

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe talks to her son Samad about his amazing frog watching tour with Jetwing St. Andrew’s Naturalist Ishanda, who is bringing out a book on the most exciting of the amphibians the common toad and the more exotic Hill Country frog spec...

Trunk Appeal  – Jetwing Lighthouse sparkles with Donald Trunk launch

Trunk Appeal – Jetwing Lighthouse sparkles with Donald Trunk launch

By Juliet Coombe

The Donald Trunk book launch at the Jetwing Lighthouse consisted of an outdoor theatre production that brought to life the book characters, played by Sri Lankan and Western actors. All comers were checked in by Donald’s butterfly godmother, th...

Come play with words – At Jetwing Lighthouse on the 28th January 2018

Come play with words – At Jetwing Lighthouse on the 28th January 2018

By Juliet Coombe

As the excitement builds for the 9th year of the 2018 Fairway Galle Literary Festival from the opening on Wednesday 24th January in Galle Fort, to the incredible line up of speakers, and literary lunch at the Jetwing Lighthouse on Sunday 28th, J...

Pack your trunk & meet Donald

Pack your trunk & meet Donald

By Juliet Coombe

At Jetwing Lighthouse, Galle on January 24th 2017 @3.30pm. In 2017, Sri Lanka’s swimming elephants hit international headlines when not one, but two elephants were brought back by the Sri Lankan Navy from about 10 to 15 kilometres out to sea. Inspi...

Jetwing Yala Salt of the Sea Cooking Experience

Jetwing Yala Salt of the Sea Cooking Experience

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe learns how danger is the salt of pleasure and spices up her cooking style in a fish baking master class with Nalin Nanayakkara Jetwing Yala’s innovative executive chef. Early morning we headed off to Kirinda Harbour to buy mullet for ...