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Happy Hours in Colombo 2017

You booze, you lose...money. With 10% service charge, 15% VAT, and 384940%…

බිස්නස් මීටීමක් ද? පොරක් වගේ පේන්න ඕනේ ද? මෙන්න මේ තැන් 10න් කෑමක් දීල බලන්න

බිස්නස් වැඩ කරන කොට වැඩ්ඩෙක් කියල පෙන්නන තරමට තමයි හරියන්නේ. අනිත් එකා…

The Weekend Wrap

If you have got a thing for music, art, yoga or even camping, we have a few events that might interest you from our endless list on Karamu. Friday, January 27 MEDITATIVE…

CrossFit in Sri Lanka

CrossFit: What you need to know: Essentially, CrossFit is varied functional movements performed at high intensity. It's a strength and conditioning program, combining a mix of Olympic lifting, callisthenics…

The Weekend Wrap

Here are a couple of events we recommend you can get up to this weekend. January 20th If you missed Reinhard Kleist at the Galle Literary Festival, the German award-winning graphic…

The Great Lankan Beer Taste-Off

Sri Lanka's beer game has never been too strong (unlike BISON XXX), but things are picking up. With harsh alcohol laws and corrupt liquor licence practices…

මේ අවුරුද්දේ මඟුලක් කන්නද ලෑස්තිය?

අවුරුදු ගාණක් තිස්සේ පස්සෙන් ගිහිල්ලා, දවසට එකසිය ගාණට SMS ගහලා කෙල්ලෙක් ව…

48 Hours in Ella

Ella is an incredible place purely for its stunning views, weather, hikes and sights. It's incredibly touristy, mostly because it's a connecting point to the East Coast, and some of the signboards proudly…

4 Homegrown Books to Read For the Galle Literary Festival 2017

It's not necessary to read these books to visit or participate in the FGLF, but they're useful if you want to really immerse yourself in the talks and events.…

The Éclair Taste-Off

Finding an éclair that tastes as good as it looks is as rare as finding a middle aged Sri Lankan man without a pot belly. We have constantly been…

කිරි තේ, කහට තේ වගේ නෙවේ මල්ලි ‘බුබුලු තේ’; රු. 500ට අඩුවෙන් ‘බබල් ටී’ බොන්න කියාපු කඩ 4ක්

මම ඉතින් හැමදාම වගේ උදේ පාන්දර 10.30ට විතර ඔෆිස් එකට ගොඩ වෙන එකා…

Bathrooms in Colombo : The Good, The Bad, the Kakki

Why are bathrooms so unappreciated? You spend almost 2 and a half years of your life (if you have a life span of 80 odd years) in the bathroom,…

අළුත් අවුරුද්දෙ කටට රහට බත් වේලක්; රු. 300ට අඩුවෙන් බත් කන්න, අපි හොයා ගත්තු අළුත්ම කඩ 10 මෙන්න

හ්ම්ම්… ඉස්සර නම් අළුත් අවුරුද්දක් ලැබුවාම අපි කොච්චර සතුටු වෙනවද. අළුත් බලාපොරොත්තු,…

Colombo's Cosiest Reading Spots

As Shifani once said when she was working on a piece on book nooks, Colombo isn't a very bookworm-friendly space.This has been changing slowly but surely until we suddenly looked…

සොබාදහමෙ අපූර්වත්වයට තුරුළු වෙලා ඉන්න; අපි කියපු වනගත නවාතැන් අතරින් ලස්සනම නවාතැන් 11

අවුරුද්දක අවසානය, එළඹිලා තියෙන්නෙ සුන්දර සැණකෙලි සමයක්. කට්ටිය ට්‍රිප් යනවා, පාර්ටි දානවා……

2016 Celebrity Deaths : From Harambe to Muhammad Ali

While deaths are natural, and we saw the demise of plenty of celebrities last year too (remember Terry Pratchett?), this year appears to be host to an inordinate number of iconic…

15 Weirdest Sri Lankan Things That Happened in 2016

Sri Lanka is a weird and beautiful place to live. With tales tinged with gal arrack and magic coconuts, legendary creatures like giant crocodiles and men descended from lions,…

New Years Eve Parties Down South (2016)

Here's our round up of NYE Parties Down South for 2016/2017. If you've got the scoop on more happening parties, let…

Top 10 Sights & Sites in Colombo

The best part about a tiny city? How easy it is to be a tourist. Here are some of Colombo's must-see parks, structures, and gathering spots. All historic, all…

නත්තලට රස කේක්, ගන්නවානම් මෙන්න තැන්

කොහොමින් කොහොම හරි ඔන්න 2017 අවුරුද්දේ නත්තලත් අත ළඟ. කට්ටිය නත්තල් ගස්…

Where To Get Christmas Cake From

Christmas without christmas cakes is like December without Christmas - unacceptable and improbable. Nice, fruity and boozy, christmas cakes are the perfectly festive way to eat your alcohol! And…

Sri Lankan Holidays 2017: Long Weekends & Where to Spend Them

Sri Lanka has a ridiculous number of holidays, probably the most in the world. Be thankful you live here, in the midst of all the…

What's New: November 2016

Dining  Gourmet CBP A homebaker that makes one of the best chocolate biscuit puddings in town.   Street Burgers A food truck on Marine Drive serving up…

City Hotels in Colombo

Colombo's city hotels are in for a smorgasbord of competition in the next couple of years as the glitzy big wigs like Shangri-La and the Sheraton open shop. Until then, here…