When you decide to stay in Colombo or anywhere in Sri Lanka, prepare your taste buds for a roller coaster of flavours. Known for our "pancake extensions" with crispy fringes are what the locals refer to as ‘hoppers’ in English and ‘aappa’ in Sinhala.
So you have finally saved up enough for your Sri Lankan adventure. If Colombo is your pick, here are a few places to check out for absolutely no cost!
Sri Lanka has many wonders still waiting to be discovered. Since the country does not have as much ground area to cover, road trips are a favourite among tourists, both local and foreign. Here are some of our favourite trips across the little island.
Missing food from your Indian home? Here's a guide to help the cravings when you are holidaying in a Colombo hotel.
Find out where you can have the best waffle delicacies in the city on Colombo.
If you are looking for a beach for sun, fun, plenty of sand and amazing waves, search no further than Passikudah. It easily ranks among the top beaches in Sri Lanka and gives you an excuse to head towards the east of the paradise isle.
Those who are on a tight budget or those who are racing against time, can always consider doing a day trip to Galle, Sri Lanka from the commercial capital of Colombo.
Sri Lankans have mastered the art of wayside food; not only are they adept at making lip smacking snacks and meals but they also have a big appetite towards them. Hikkaduwa is no exception.