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Agro-Nature Experience – Jetwing Kaduruketha by Juliet Coombe

Agro-Nature Experience – Jetwing Kaduruketha by Juliet Coombe

By Juliet Coombe

In the ancient kingdom of Anuradhapura, the kings grew rice with no chemicals or fertilisers, other than natural manure, and were more interested in the health of their people, who built the huge interlinking tank system that still feeds the paddy f...

Strawberry fields forever loved

Strawberry fields forever loved

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe goes in search of ‘the fruit of love’ on a bumpy tractor ride in the Ambewela region, which takes you on a fascinating tour covering growing strawberries from seeds to saplings under cover and finally a strawberry treat at the farm ...

Recharge Your Batteries @ Jetwing Colombo Seven Frangipani SPA

Recharge Your Batteries @ Jetwing Colombo Seven Frangipani SPA

By Juliet Coombe

I learn the word ‘massage’ comes from the Arabic ‘massa’ meaning ‘to touch, feel or handle’ and that in 700 BC, Bian Que, the earliest known Chinese physician, used massage in medical practice to release stress. Touch is actually vital in...

Sweet Bomb Jetwing Warwick Gardens Walk – Naturally High in the Highlands   

Sweet Bomb Jetwing Warwick Gardens Walk – Naturally High in the Highlands  

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe, instead of going to the village “kade” (shop) to buy some sweets, spent a few days at Jetwing Warwick Gardens discovering sweeter healthier alternatives. Walk back in time to when our ancestors grew everything and life was ...

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 ...