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The Last Three Kingdoms in Sri Lanka

The Last Three Kingdoms in Sri Lanka

History has come a long way since the first Kingdom in Anuradhapura. Here is a quick guide on the last three Kingdoms of Sri Lanka.

Kingdoms in Sri Lanka – Part III

Kingdoms in Sri Lanka – Part III

The Kingdom of Dambadeniya (1220 -1345 AD) was the kingdom capital  founded by King Vijayabahu III after driving off Kalinga Magha’s armies.

Where Are You Off to the Next Long Weekend?

Where Are You Off to the Next Long Weekend?

Planning to go on a mini holiday this up coming long weekend? With Sri Lanka being the tropical island it is, a beach destination comes without saying! Today though, we will focus specifically on Mirissa for many reasons, including it's magnificent beach. Keep reading to find out more.

Eight Sacred Places in Anuradhapura

Eight Sacred Places in Anuradhapura

Anuradhapura was once the capital kingdom of Sri Lanka (377 BC – 1017 AD) and flourished under the reign of King Pandukabhaya. The sacred city
Important Religious Places in Sri Lanka for Hindus

Important Religious Places in Sri Lanka for Hindus

History dating back to 3 BCE also states that the Nagas worshipped Lord Shiva and serpents. Sri Lanka's current Hindu population is approximately 12.6%. The country has an uncountable number of Hindu temples and kovils. In this post we talk about a few important Hindu religious places in Sri Lanka.

Kingdoms of Sri Lanka – Part II

Kingdoms of Sri Lanka – Part II

Part two of the series of articles that explores the kingdoms of Sri Lanka. Here we speak on the time Polonnaruwa period.

Kingdoms in Sri Lanka – I

Kingdoms in Sri Lanka – I

Sri Lankan history dates back to around 35,000 years. Kingdoms in Sri Lanka began from about 6th century BCE. Here's the first of two guides to help you better understand the developments and history behind the Anuradhapura Kingdom.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Sri Lanka

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is one of Asia’s richest places to visit thanks to its heritage, culture, history, nature and wilderness. Despite the country being at
Important Religious Places in Sri Lanka for Christians

Important Religious Places in Sri Lanka for Christians

With over 20.9 million people in Sri Lanka, the Christian population accounts for only about 7.4%. Sri Lanka is an ethnically diverse country has many important churches and cathedrals and today we choose to talk about it in detail.

Important Relgious Places in Sri Lanka for Muslims

Important Relgious Places in Sri Lanka for Muslims

Many of Sri Lanka’s mosque architecture is influenced by Arabic, Turkish, Indian and Iranian styles and designs. Basing yourself at one of our properties in Beruwela and Galle is a good idea if you want to catch a glimpse of some of the Muslim places of worship.