Former island of Ceylon, now called Sri Lanka is an amazing place that attracts tourists with its exotic, stunning scenery, sunsets, impenetrable jungle, the noise of the Indian ocean… But aside from beaches, Sri Lanka has a unique place, visiting which you can see the country from the inside, to get acquainted with its historic monuments, many of which are taken under protection of UNESCO.
Touch the milestones of the history of this amazing country is possible in the Cultural triangle of Sri Lanka”, also called “Golden triangle of Sri Lanka”. Continue reading
Ayurveda is a traditional medicine, is widely spread in Sri Lanka. Across the country there are many centers and clinics provide Ayurvedic services. They do exist in large cities and in the suburbs, be sure the resorts that are found in hotels and hospitals. There are even entire Ayurvedic hotels-resorts, which are somewhat similar to the sanatorium. Finding them is easy by the presence in their title the word Ayurveda, for example: Ayurveda Pavilions, Siddhalepa Ayurveda Health Resort, etc. In addition to the clinics distributed everywhere the stores and shops with medicines used in the treatment of various diseases. Drugs also often offer to buy when visiting the numerous spice gardens in Sri Lanka. Continue reading
Sinharaja rainforest (Sinharaja Forest Reserve is located in southern Sri Lanka (forest Sinharaja rainforest on the map). He’s not as popular among tourists as Yala national Park, but no less interesting, and certainly more unique. It is one of two included in the list of UNESCO world heritage sites in Sri Lanka natural reserves (see UNESCO sights in Sri Lanka). Translated from the Sinhala Buddha means “the lion King”. This place is revered and respected among locals since ancient times. Continue reading