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Jetwing Colombo Seven –  Rock and Roll City Tour

Jetwing Colombo Seven –  Rock and Roll City Tour

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe takes a head turning iconic city tour around Colombo with Nishantha Abeysekara in his World War 2 Wills Military Jeep. Nishantha has an incredible fleet of full metal jacket original fully operating American style jeeps including a 1948...

Yathra by Jetwing – Haburugala to the island of birds

Yathra by Jetwing – Haburugala to the island of birds

By Juliet Coombe

Sitting on deck watching the ever changing views, trying to bird spot and catch the occasional jumping fish is all part of the magic of river boat travel and luxury accommodation. The large canopy slung from one side of the river to the other is like...

Ever wondered where your breakfast jam comes from?

Ever wondered where your breakfast jam comes from?

By Juliet Coombe

Holy Jam – Nuwara Eliya – St. Xavier’s Church Convent: Monks have made wine for centuries and yet nothing as exciting as chateaux beetroot and lime produced by the Franciscan sisters. Juliet Coombe discovers Nuwara Eliya’s sisterly jams o...

The Peeping Frogs of Nuwara Eliya Book Launch

The Peeping Frogs of Nuwara Eliya Book Launch

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe talks to her son Samad about his amazing frog watching tour with Jetwing St. Andrew’s Naturalist Ishanda, who is bringing out a book on the most exciting of the amphibians the common toad and the more exotic Hill Country frog spec...

Dishing it up on Jetwing Colombo Seven

Dishing it up on Jetwing Colombo Seven

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe takes a look at the magnificent menus of Jetwing Colombo Seven. Jetwing Colombo Seven has, in just over a year, set lots of new food trends, including anticipating the fashionable growing trend for sharing platters as a new concept in t...