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Experience Bawa Brilliance at Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel

Experience Bawa Brilliance at Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel

By Juliet Coombe

“Architecture cannot be totally explained but must be experienced . . . ”- Geoffrey Bawa Sat atop the jagged cliff rocks, Jetwing Lighthouse has a commanding view of colonial Galle Fort where it draws its influences from, and climbing the stairs ...

Live like a merchant – Galle Heritage Villa by Jetwing

Live like a merchant – Galle Heritage Villa by Jetwing

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe experiences staying in the fabulous Galle Heritage Villa by Jetwing in Asia’s largest living Sea Port UNESCO World Heritage site Galle Fort Legend has it that Galle was originally the biblical city of Tarshish to which, many moons ago...

Cricket & Architecture

Cricket & Architecture

By Royston Ellis

The First Test Match between Sri Lanka and the West Indies this month is being played at the Galle International Cricket Stadium from Wednesday 14 to Sunday 18 October 2015. Play starts at 10.00am each day and ends at 5pm. The Galle ground has unusua...

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