A street with a wide variety of food in the center of industrial Colombo. Find everything from mutton brain curry to devilled cuttlefish eggs.
The Portuguese called it Ilha das Vacas, the Dutch called it Delft, and the locals call it Neduntivu. Located in the Palk Strait, southwest of Jaffna, Delft is a relatively undiscovered tourist…
The ultimate Colombo street sweet.
Great, cheap soya-based food.
From World War II Royal Air Force operations to the end of the war, the museum takes you through our aviation history.
Probably Sri Lanka's proudest monument. The huge rock is worth a climb for any visitor.
It’s June and rambutan-season is just kicking off – those of us who are fans can be seen flocking the pavement of Havelock Road near the BRC Grounds, asking the aiyyas to stuff plastic bags with…
Latheruma does a really tasty and cheap rice and curry lunch.
Cafe 64 is Galadari's official bakery/pastry shop that serves up some good bakes and cakes, in their scenic outdoor dining area.
On the corner of Dockyard's and St. Mary's (depending) Rizwan runs a good wade cart. He's got manioc chips, fried garlic, and those little wade balls. He's a nice guy, the food is fresh and…
Heladiva is a bath kade style restaurant housed in a beautiful old bungalow on Hunupitiya Lake Road serving authentic Sri Lankan cuisine.
Probably the best buth kade you'll find around Boralesgamuwa.
Clean and untouched Kadiyanlena/Kataboola falls is truly an amazing place to visit. It is quite famous among local waterfall hunters and a must see place if you are a nature lover. Kadiyanlena…
A great place to grab some good rice and curry, along with a killer pork curry.
Carnival is a Sri Lankan institution, serving not great but cheap ice cream in an accessible and interesting location.
A great place to eat rice & curry and tasteful Sri Lanka Chinese.
Rasa Piyasa is a popular rice and curry spot in Kirulapana, that does some excellent rice and curry for a decent fare. We loved the pork curry here.
A street-side eatery that does the best beef rottis in Batticaloa. Great for breakfast with plain tea.
The only spot in Colombo serving ice cream 24/7/365!
The Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is one of the most popular excursions and tourist destinations since it's inception back in 1975. It's a rare opportunity to get up close and personal with the…
Home of the best beef samosa. Gadaby is perfect for your short eat fix on the East Coast.
An awesome place for pure vegetarians.
The National Postal Museum is a surprisingly well maintained collection elaborately detailing Sri Lanka's ...well you guessed it - postal history.
Aththamma at Pelawatte is a nice place to grab some authentic Sri Lankan rice and curry for a cheap price. They're known for their super tasty Ambul Thiyal curry.