Artwork for Kingsbury
Kurullangala Rock Art (Karandagolla)

Kurullangala, Karandagolla, Ella, Uva.

සුළු වාසි, ලාභ තකා රටක ඉතිහාසය පවා පාවා දෙන විදෙස් ගැතියනට වර්තමානයෙහිදී කට…


Yapahuwa, Kurunegala District

Yapahuwa was the seat of King Buvanekabahu, and one of Sri Lanka's impressively-fortified mediaeval capitals.

Ravana Cave (Ella)

16th Mile Post Junction, Ella, Uva Province

රාවණ රජ සමයෙහි ඉදිවූ විශිෂ්ඨ ශෛලමය නිර්මාණයක මෑත යුගයේ පිබිදීමක් ලෙසින්…

St. Andrew's Scots Kirk

73 Galle Road, Colombo 3

St Andrews has actually always been something of another world. This was the planter’s church built by homesick Scottish tea-planters in 1842 and traditionally the congregation was predominantly European.…

Dutch Reformed Church (Kalpitiya)

Off Muhathuwaram Road, Kalpitiya

The Dutch Reformed Church of Kalpitiya is one of the oldest Protestant churches in Sri Lanka - it has tombstones in its floors and back garden, and is refreshingly simple compared to your…

Earl’s Passikudah

103, Pasikudah road, Kalkudah

The warm reception we received on arriving at Earl's was an early indication of how good a time we were going to have there. Only a short walk away from Passikudah beach, this friendly and…

Down Town Rotti Hut (Ella)

Ella Village Inn, Down Town Rotti Hut, Ella

රසම රස උදේ කෑම, දවල් කෑම, රෑ කෑම වේලක් කන්න හරි හොඳ තේකක් නැත්නම්…

Sambodhi Chaithya

Chaithya Road, Colombo 1

The Sambodhi Chaithya is a beautiful temple built on top of two impressive intersecting concrete arches.

Adisham Bungalow (Haputale)

St. Benedicts Monastry, Adisham, Haputhale.

සොබා දහමෙහි අපූර්වත්වයත් එහි ආශ්වාදයත් කුඩා කල සිටම මැනවින් දත් තෝමස් කඳු…

Rakkhiththa Kanda Hermitage (Karandagolla)

Rakkhiththa Kanda Rajamaha Viharaya, Karandagolla, Ella, Uva.

දෙපා යුගල දණ හිසින් නැමී එක මත එකය. දෑත ලිහිල්ව උකුල මතය. දෑස පියවී…

Fort Meeran Mosque (Galle)

Rampart Street, Galle Fort, Galle

The Meeran Mosque in Galle Fort is beautiful on the inside with stained glass and lovely tiles on the floors.

Dutch Reformed Church (Galle)

Church Street, Fort, Galle

The Dutch Reformed Church is one of the oldest Protestant churches in Sri Lanka. It has beautiful honeycomb style floors inside, and has a startling collection of stone carved tombstones worked into the…

St. Mary's Church (Negombo)

St Marys Street, Negombo

St. Mary's Church is a beautiful place to visit if you're in Negombo. The stained glass and the paintings spanning the church's entire ceiling are awesome to witness, especially considering that the church…

All Saints' Church (Galle)

Church Street, Fort, Galle

The All Saints' Church is a striking feature at the Galle Fort with its gothic columns and roof.

Ridi Vihara (Photos By Dominic Sansoni)

Ridigama, Sri Lanka

Ridi Vihara means silver temple. It was built by King Dutugemunu on the site of a great silver ore deposit. That silver was used for the Ruwanwelisaya stupa in Anuradhapura, but the temple here is…

Cinnamon Lodge Habarana

A6, Habarana

Spread over a 25-acre property that skirts a reservoir and thick jungle, Cinnamon Lodge in Habarana is an excellent place to get lost in for a few days.

Wolvendaal Church (Christian Reformed)

Wolvendaal Lane, Colombo 13

If you're into history, this 1757 church is an important part of Colombo. It's heavy, lasting architecture that they don't make anymore and we think it's worth a visit.

Elephant Corridor

Inamaluwa - Sigiriya Rd, Sigiriya

Elephant Corridor is a luxury boutique in sight of Sigiriya. Open since the 90s, it's one of the oldest boutique hotel on the island. With just 22 rooms and a vast premises, EC is ideal for a few…

Dewatagaha Mosque (Shaikh Usman Waliyullah Shrine)

Dr C. W. W. Kannangara Mawatha, Colombo 7

The Dewatagaha mosque is one of the more prominent mosques in Colombo - its lovely exterior is almost an iconic part of the architecture near Town Hall. It is also partly a shrine to a Saint…

Motuwarama Dutch Church (Kalpitiya)


If you like stumbling upon places with a lot of history, then you might like a boat ride here. It's an interesting space with its ruins, its little church aisle and its twisty trees, and makes for a…

Red Mosque (Pettah)

No. 228, Second Cross Street, Colombo 11

One of the oldest mosques in Colombo, the Red Mosque is also an iconic landmark.

Metharamaya Temple

Lauries Road, Colombo 4

What makes this particular temple so attractive is its relative lack of adornment and extraneous features.

Asokaramaya Temple

Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5

The Asokaramaya temple in Thimbirigasyaya is well over 100 years old and houses some beautiful statues and paintings.

Gangaramaya Temple

Sri Jinarathana Road, Colombo 2

Gangaramaya Temple isn't just a temple - it's about 150 years old and half of its space is cluttered with museum artifacts and old junk like wrist watches.