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Get back to nature

Get back to nature

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe discovers why hotel naturalists’ make an amazing difference to any wildlife trip. Jetwing naturalists always know fascinating little known facts like Sri Lanka has a snake that can jump a distance of 6-8 metres from one tree canopy to...

“Donald Trunk”

“Donald Trunk”

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe after the success of the Sri Lanka Wildlife talks at Jetwing Colombo Seven interviews Stick No Bills owners about their exciting new poster of a surfing elephant designed to help the Sri Lanka Wildlife Conservation Society’s eleph...

Wild Cooking Class – Jetwing Yala

Wild Cooking Class – Jetwing Yala

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe discovers Jetwing Yala luxury safari camping is a great experience for all the family As the sun went down, we arrived at the smartest looking outdoor barbecue cooking class set up, complete with a beautiful array of spicy colours and ...

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...

Land of the Lotus Eaters – Kottukal Beach House by Jetwing

Land of the Lotus Eaters – Kottukal Beach House by Jetwing

By Juliet Coombe

“By means of microscopic observation and astronomical projection the lotus flower can become the foundation for an entire theory of the universe and an agent whereby we may perceive Truth.” – Yukio Mishima Arugam Bay is a lot more than surf...