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.
16th Mile Post Junction, Ella, Uva Province
රාවණ රජ සමයෙහි ඉදිවූ විශිෂ්ඨ ශෛලමය නිර්මාණයක මෑත යුගයේ පිබිදීමක් ලෙසින්…
Ella Village Inn, Down Town Rotti Hut, Ella
රසම රස උදේ කෑම, දවල් කෑම, රෑ කෑම වේලක් කන්න හරි හොඳ තේකක් නැත්නම්…
Chaithya Road, Colombo 1
The Sambodhi Chaithya is a beautiful temple built on top of two impressive intersecting concrete arches.
Rakkhiththa Kanda Rajamaha Viharaya, Karandagolla, Ella, Uva.
දෙපා යුගල දණ හිසින් නැමී එක මත එකය. දෑත ලිහිල්ව උකුල මතය. දෑස පියවී…
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…
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.
Lauries Road, Colombo 4
What makes this particular temple so attractive is its relative lack of adornment and extraneous features.
Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 5
The Asokaramaya temple in Thimbirigasyaya is well over 100 years old and houses some beautiful statues and paintings.
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.
Sacred City (Pooja Nagaraya), Anuradhapura
Ruwanweliseya is the most venerated and well-known stupa in Sri Lanka
Dova Raja Maha Viharaya, Kumbalwela, Bandarawela.
රජුනගේ දෑතින් නිමවූ බුදු රජුනගේ ප්රථිමාවකි. ප්රථිමාවෙහි දෙපා මුල වන ගල් තලාවකි.…
Temple Road, Negombo
The Angurukaramulla Temple is an awesome 300+ year old temple in Negombo. It's got an epic dragon's mouth entrance and also the ruins of a historic library.
Shailabembarama Maha Viharaya, Dodanduwa, Sri Lanka
Shailabembarama Maha Viharaya (Dodanduwa) is one the finest of the island' Southern temples. The image house has fine examples of temple murals/paintings. I got 'lost' in the image house, documenting the…
Dehiwala Road, Bellanwila
The Bellanwila Raja Maha Vihara is a popular temple just outside of Colombo (Boralesgamuwa). The bodhi-tree on the temple premises is one of the thirty-two saplings from the sacred bodhi tree in…
Sri Dalada Maligawa, Kandy
The Sri Dalada Maligawa or the Temple of the Tooth is one of Sri Lanka's greatest attractions - it is from the 16th century and is said to contain the canine tooth of the Buddha himself.
Beira Lake, Sri James Pieris Mawatha, Colombo 2
The temple raised on platforms on the Beira Lake is probably the most beautiful place in the neighborhood - it's a beautiful and unexpected piece of art that was designed by Geoffrey Bawa and funded by…
Flood Plains National Park, Polonnaruwa District
Somawathi is a temple complex in Polonnaruwa district, surrounded by jungle.
Pidurangala Rock, Sigiriya Rd, Central Province
A fun and challenging scramble up a rock to see Everything.
Matara Road, Udupila, Mirissa
The Ratnagiri Temple is at the top of a little hill in Mirissa. It's a beautiful secluded space with a great view of the ocean and in-land forests.
Kelaniya, Peliyagoda, Sri Lanka
Roughly 10 kilometres from the centre of Colombo, the Kelaniya Temple is one of the most well known Buddhist temples in the Colombo area and, in my opinion, one of the most beautiful in Sri Lanka.…
Deepaduttaramaya, Kotahena Street and Mayfield, Kotahena
This interesting temple in interesting Kotahena is a unique blend of Thai, colonial and local architecture. It's also the oldest Buddhist temple in Colombo.
Roadtripping the North of Sri Lanka with a baby and a toddler!
Here's a guide to preparing for Vesak this year, from where to get decorations…
The Navam Perahera is the biggest procession of its kind in Colombo. These…
Esala Perahara is Sri Lanka's biggest, most flamboyant parade. Every August,…