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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...

Mongooses

Mongooses

By Royston Ellis

I have a love/hate relationship with mongooses Yes, that’s the word for several of the creatures, not mongeese, since the English name is derived from the Marathi word: mungus. So the goose attached to mon is not related to the bird of that name, s...

Eyes wide open – Negombo’s Magical Waterways

Eyes wide open – Negombo’s Magical Waterways

By Juliet Coombe

I step onto a boat excited to see wildlife so near such a bustling happening city, as Negombo once just a small little fishing hamlet is today an exciting destination in its own right with HSBC fashion shows and contemporary are exhibitions. Each tur...