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The Magnificent Seventh – Jetwing St Andrews Night Frog Magical Mystery Tour

The Magnificent Seventh – Jetwing St Andrews Night Frog Magical Mystery Tour

By Juliet Coombe

“I have seen ten different species here in Nuwara Eliya,” Ishanda Jetwing St Andrews hotel naturalist tells me, “Seven can be seen on this tour if you are lucky!” As if by design, the first frog is actually a toad and is the Common Toad, give...

Jetwing Yala Glamping up cooking

Jetwing Yala Glamping up cooking

By Juliet Coombe

It’s 5 am in the morning and unlike everyone else I am not about to jump into a jeep and go to the islands most exciting national park Yala in search of the much prized leopard or sloth bears “walaha”  that are currently punch drunk on...

Make your own souvenir

Make your own souvenir

By Juliet Coombe

Jetwing Lagoon over the festive season suggest booking an exciting half day class to make your own Xmas gift or holiday souvenir with Thimble at Villa Hundira Thalahena, which was architecturally designed and built by Rolf Tibblin, a legend in the wo...

Victoria Park – Urban Paradise for Birds

Victoria Park – Urban Paradise for Birds

By Juliet Coombe

On entering this lovely, glorified oasis in Nuwara Eliya city centre, I am overawed by Victoria Parks diversity of trees, in size, shape and form; there are around 75 to 80 different species. But the first feature, by the entrance, my naturalist guid...

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions, your ultimate wellness and health resort

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions, your ultimate wellness and health resort

By Review by eTraveller - Robert La Bua from ETB Travel News

eTraveller – Robert La Bua from ETB Travel News recently visited Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions. The health and wellness resort is conveniently located within easy distance to the Bandaranaike International Airport and is situated across the road f...