Blog Header Image

Tag: jetwing hotels

Sri Lanka Trip Report

Sri Lanka Trip Report

By Arabella Lakin

            (The following is an extract from the blog published by Arabella Lakin, on her tour around Sri Lanka. Lakin is the Sales Manager for Natural World Safaris. The extract focuses on her experience with the Loris...

Books galore

Books galore

By Royston Ellis

If you want a cheap guide book about Sri Lanka, a rare volume about ancient Ceylon, or a few paperback novels to read on the beach, Colombo has a street to thrill book lovers. It’s opposite the traffic island where D R Wijewardena Road meets T B Ja...

Green Flash

Green Flash

By Royston Ellis

For something really unusual that’s not seen in many parts of the world, watch out for the Green Flash. No, it’s not the name of a lurid cocktail dreamed up by a barman and served on the terrace of your hotel. It’s something to watch for as the...

Amaloh by Jetwing

Amaloh by Jetwing

By Juliet Coombe

Amaloh by Jetwing is situated in the heart of the old fort city of Matara, where during the colonial period the Sri Lankan aristocracy would gamble everything they had on the throw of the dice. Here you can meet living legends and enjoy island hospit...

Sri Lanka’s Cuckoo

Sri Lanka’s Cuckoo

By Royston Ellis

From now until August, the unmistakable, intrusive call of Sri Lanka’s cuckoo heralds the New Year season, and (as with the cuckoo announcing Spring in England), it is an essential part of nature’s seasonal ritual and chorus. This equivalent of t...