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Drum Roll…Transfixing New Experience at Jetwing Blue

Drum Roll…Transfixing New Experience at Jetwing Blue

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe discovers how to become a Sri Lankan drummer as part of an exciting new range of curated experiences by Jetwing Blue and Beach. I must confess to being quite nervous about training to be a drummer but Jetwing organized a great master cl...

Lost in the Dunes of Time

Lost in the Dunes of Time

By Juliet Coombe

Kottukal Beach House by Jetwing in Pottuvil is a stunning place to base yourself to enjoy not only the legendary surf, but also the magnificent ruins of the Muhudu Maha Vihare, which are hidden inside the magnificent rolling dunes. Here you will disc...

Rainbow Lagoon – Jetwing Kottukal Beach House Experience

Rainbow Lagoon – Jetwing Kottukal Beach House Experience

By Juliet Coombe

On the surface, the Pottuvil Kottukal lagoon may seem like yet another vast expanse of water with fisherman dotted around it in the early morning and late afternoon. However this floating world is fascinating with its sporadic atolls of vegetation, t...

Meet Netta Kotaa – Jetwing Yala’s Elephant CCTV Movie Star

Meet Netta Kotaa – Jetwing Yala’s Elephant CCTV Movie Star

By Juliet Coombe

Netta kotaa is a elephant with refined taste and a short tail first caught on CCTV at 3.45am in the morning on the 6th March, when he first popped in for some five star luxury service of fresh juices and cool towels at front reception. He took a good...

Learning the ways of the lake, parrot fashion with Jetwing Lake

Learning the ways of the lake, parrot fashion with Jetwing Lake

By Juliet Coombe

“Pieces of eight, pieces of eight” is an expression one might expect from a pirate’s parrot but not a cheeky green parakeet in the middle of an ancient lake reservoir, Siyabala Weva, surrounded until 1983 by Tamarind trees. The lake is the orig...