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Kadugannawa’s Unusual Attractions

Kadugannawa’s Unusual Attractions

By Royston Ellis

Kadugannawa is a town astride the A1 road to Kandy 100km from Colombo and about 10km before the A5 turn off at Peradeniya to the hill country. It’s a town most visitors drive through without stopping but it is worth taking a break there to see some...

Experiencing Jetwing Vil Uyana

Experiencing Jetwing Vil Uyana

By Juliet Coombe

Go and see the Jetwing Vil Uyana organic garden I’m told so off I trot with Chaminda, the hotel’s naturalist, famed for his discovery and enhancement of the Slender Loris monkeys in the extensive grounds of the hotel. He takes me, with the hint o...

Grape Night Out at Jetwing Lighthouse

Grape Night Out at Jetwing Lighthouse

By Juliet Coombe

Like the family owned Jetwing Hotel group, the percentage of female GMs verses spectacular female wine makers is on the increase, but inviting Sri Lankas top bankers, lawyers and business gurus to a Mistress Class instead of a wine Master Class at Je...

Going Dutch Thali-style

Going Dutch Thali-style

By Juliet Coombe

To match the opulence of Landesi by Jetwing situated on Middle Street, a magnificent banquet style breakfast is served in a range of dishes known as a Tropical Dutch Thali. Each item is served on a bamboo string hopper mould, which are turned upside ...