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Wild Calling – Day in the life of Head Ranger Chamara Amarasinghe Jetwing Safari Camp

Wild Calling – Day in the life of Head Ranger Chamara Amarasinghe Jetwing Safari Camp

By Juliet Coombe

Already a balmy hot day, we ensure we have enough water and our camera equipment is in working order before we go to meet the smiling and extremely knowledgable Chamara Amarasinghe, Jetwing Safari Camp Head Ranger and naturalist with five years servi...

Yala Block II – The ultimate adventure into the unknown!

Yala Block II – The ultimate adventure into the unknown!

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe steps back into ‘life’ two million years ago in a raw adventure where you see wildlife truly in the wild in one the of world’s most amazing national parks. We set off at 5am in pitch darkness to explore Yala Block II, an area so m...

Jetwing Yala’s Full Moon Turtles  – Juliet Coombe

Jetwing Yala’s Full Moon Turtles  – Juliet Coombe

By Juliet Coombe

Chamara, Jetwing Yala’s naturalist, who shot the pictures for this week’s blog organises ethical trips for hotel guests to see baby turtles hatching, tells me, “I have seen plastic mineral water bottles from Myanmar, a thousand miles away and s...

Cave In A Wave – Jetwing Yala’s Roller Coaster Coast Line

Cave In A Wave – Jetwing Yala’s Roller Coaster Coast Line

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe discovers even more reasons to stay longer at Jetwing Yala and learns first hand why families see it as the perfect adventure resort. Amzar, Samad and Pietro have a roller coaster introduction from the amazing Jetwing Yala life guards b...

Yala’s Batman – Jetwing Yala’s Bat Tour

Yala’s Batman – Jetwing Yala’s Bat Tour

By Juliet Coombe

Juliet Coombe gets a whole new perspective on bats and the debate Dracula versus The Dark Knight. Walking around the Jetwing Yala grounds with naturalist Chamara is a fascinating nature trail by day and even more exciting at night time when the Yala ...