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Putting the world to write 

Putting the world to write 

By Juliet Coombe

Book a ticket for the talk about how to write your first book & The launch of Donald Trunk & The Curse of Crabzilla on the 16th of January 2019 at The Jetwing lighthouse, Galle     Sri Lanka’s spectacular Galle Literary Festival i...

Sri Lanka’s Pink Lagoon Safari

Sri Lanka’s Pink Lagoon Safari

By Juliet Coombe

Jetwing Surf organises all sort of exciting experiences including going at dawn to Urani pink lagoon, which is at its best at sunrise with its own little wildlife museum ‘Eco Lagoon Safari Information Centre’ and fishing community, a highlight of...

Yala Block II – The ultimate adventure into the unknown!

Yala Block II – The ultimate adventure into the unknown!

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe steps back into ‘life’ two million years ago in a raw adventure where you see wildlife truly in the wild in one the of world’s most amazing national parks. We set off at 5am in pitch darkness to explore Yala Block II, an area so m...

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...

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...