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Herbs & Spice Veg & Vegan Restaurant – Vegan Heaven!

Herbs & Spice Veg & Vegan Restaurant – Vegan Heaven!

By Juliet Coombe

  Herbs and Spices restaurant at Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions is set in a lush tropical garden by a gorgeous azure pool with charming yoga pavilion, where you can book to do a fascinating herbal tea tasting and Ayurveda treatment. It is the first ...

Jetwing Lighthouse – Birds Eye View of Galle Fort by Juliet Coombe

Jetwing Lighthouse – Birds Eye View of Galle Fort by Juliet Coombe

By Juliet Coombe

Circling the World Heritage Site Galle Fort from the air is quite simply breathtaking as this it’s the only view that allows one to truly comprehend the ancient citadels magnificence architecture and enjoy the Galle Forts daily rituals and ancient ...

Jetwing Colombo Seven –  Rock and Roll City Tour

Jetwing Colombo Seven –  Rock and Roll City Tour

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe takes a head turning iconic city tour around Colombo with Nishantha Abeysekara in his World War 2 Wills Military Jeep. Nishantha has an incredible fleet of full metal jacket original fully operating American style jeeps including a 1948...

Yathra by Jetwing – Haburugala to the island of birds

Yathra by Jetwing – Haburugala to the island of birds

By Juliet Coombe

Sitting on deck watching the ever changing views, trying to bird spot and catch the occasional jumping fish is all part of the magic of river boat travel and luxury accommodation. The large canopy slung from one side of the river to the other is like...

Ever wondered where your breakfast jam comes from?

Ever wondered where your breakfast jam comes from?

By Juliet Coombe

Holy Jam – Nuwara Eliya – St. Xavier’s Church Convent: Monks have made wine for centuries and yet nothing as exciting as chateaux beetroot and lime produced by the Franciscan sisters. Juliet Coombe discovers Nuwara Eliya’s sisterly jams o...