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Inside Background
You can find tourist information as soon as you step off the airplane. The...
Last edited: November 06, 2013
Expect hot, humid, tropical weather in Colombo all year long, ranging anywhere...
Last edited: August 10, 2006
Inside Transportation
Flying is the only way to get onto the island of Sri Lanka, and most people at...
Last edited: January 28, 2016
It is easy enough to navigate yourself around Colombo. Just remember that the...
Last edited: March 16, 2015
You can access almost all of Sri Lanka ’s tourist destinations by riding the...
Last edited: February 01, 2016
Taxis are mostly in the form of three-wheelers, or trishaws. These are a good...
Last edited: December 07, 2015
Inside Things to Do
Colombo city is beautified with a marvolus beach and a lot of good hotels and...
Last edited: November 05, 2013
One of the biggest festivals in Colombo is the celebration of Buddha’s Birth...
Last edited: March 01, 2015
As the capital and main port of Sri Lanka, Colombo is home to many attractions...
Last edited: August 10, 2006
Colombo has  an active nightlife, including casinos, bars, nightclubs, discos...
Last edited: April 23, 2015
For a first time visitor, no matter what you are after, check out the following...
Last edited: April 07, 2014
The former 17th century Colombo Dutch Hospital has now been transformed into...
Last edited: July 15, 2013
There are lot of day tours starting from Colombo . You have to make sure your...
Last edited: July 15, 2015
Independence Square is ideal for an early morning or evening strol/ jog and...
Last edited: September 14, 2012
An evening stroll along the Galle Face promenade is a nice way to spend a...
Last edited: March 26, 2012
Tourist guides and drivers from hotels and companies, however big and...
Last edited: May 09, 2015
Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksa Theatre is centrally located in Colombo,and the...
Last edited: February 10, 2014
Inside Dining Scene
The most frequented restaurants are in the major tourist hotels. However, there...
Last edited: October 30, 2011
You should check out following places for a really cheap but quality evening...
Last edited: March 21, 2012
This is a very truly South Indian restaurant.  All foods are vegetarian.  A...
Last edited: August 15, 2009
Inside Sri Lanka: For Foreign Visitors
One of the topics tourists to Sri Lanka often face is the local money...
Last edited: October 13, 2016
  ETA and Visa for Sri Lanka   A brief introduction and answers to most common...
Last edited: October 06, 2016
Sri Lanka has it's own fast and friendly emergency services.Before you plan a...
Last edited: June 25, 2016
"Ayubowan" is the word used in Sri Lanka to greet someone. It means Long Life...
Last edited: June 24, 2016
Telephone numbers are normally in 10 digit numbers in Sri Lanka. There are...
Last edited: June 24, 2016
Tips have to be earned, not expected. In Hotels Housekeeping staff : Rs. 100 a...
Last edited: August 10, 2016
** Note: kept as reference but not updated anymore. The essential info from...
Last edited: March 15, 2016
Wheel chair donation for poor handicaps .sponsor S.A.S-U ASSIST (Sweden)   Many...
Last edited: February 08, 2012
Sri Lanka is a beautiful country, but it is not so easy to get around. In the...
Last edited: August 26, 2013
Concise (but hopefully complete enough) guide to booking accommodation in Sri...
Last edited: February 11, 2016
If you require information or faced with injustice while you were in Sri Lanka...
Last edited: July 01, 2016
Below, compiled by several TA volunteers, the possible trips. Any popular trip...
Last edited: July 26, 2016
Private transport in Lanka (including day trips) Next to the Public Transport...
Last edited: October 31, 2016
Sri Lanka on public transport The preferred method for tourist roundtrips and...
Last edited: September 13, 2016
Tuk Tuk or three wheel is common cheap way of transport in Sri Lanka. Some says...
Last edited: July 12, 2016
Here are few sites that might help tourist and travelers in every aspect...
Last edited: June 29, 2016