Have you seen all Colombo has to offer? Suba Gaman encompasses a good bit of everything in Colombo and is an excellent choice for tourist groups.
PickMe is an app that lets you call cabs (trishaws, nanos, cars). It mostly works and the company is responsive - we think they'll keep improving.
If you’re looking for a quick way to get across the country in luxury with a view you can’t find anywhere else, Cinnamon Air is your best bet.
Kangaroo is not the cheapest cab, but it's probably the most professional and reliable.
Cinnamon Air's flight to Batticaloa is the best way to get there. It's also pretty expensive. If you can afford it, do it.
You can now go from Colombo to Kandy in 20 minutes if you take the Cinnamon Air sea plane. The view is amazing and it's pretty punctual; the only hold-up if at all is that a one-way ticket will cost…
The Yal Devi is a part of history. It's by no means a quick or luxurious way to the North or back, but it's an interesting journey. It's hot, vibrant and slow - a proper Sri Lankan voyage.
An "app" for hailing tuktuks, ostensibly. It doesn't work.