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Early Pathways at Mihintale & Anuradhapura

The sacred site of Mihintale has immense significance in the narrative of Buddhism in Sri Lanka. It was here in the 2nd Century BCE that the Indian emperor Ashoka’s son Mihinda is thought to have taught Buddhist… 418 more words

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Colombo and The Cultural Triangle

We killed a couple of days in Colombo after arriving from Dubai. Day number one was, in all honesty, a bit of a write-off – we had caught the red-eye flight because of the fact that it was cheapest, as we always do. 2,858 more words

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Cricket legend Ian Botham takes his grandchildren to the island country with an enormous soul

By Ian Botham

  • England’s leading wicket taker first visited Sri Lanka to play cricket in 1982
  • This time, he took his grandchildren for a sunshine holiday of beach fishing…
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Anuradhapura

Les bus Sri Lankais sont une aventure à eux seuls: sur le trajet Trincolmalee – Anuradapura nous avons roulé à la même vitesse qu’un mec qui fait du footing sur plusieurs kilomètres, changé un pneu qui a éclaté et chargé un nombre incroyable de passagers! 759 more words

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Exploring the Ruins of Abhayagiri during Holidays to Sri Lanka

Anuradhapura is a historical site situated in the North Central Province of Sri Lanka. It is the largest and the capital city of this province… 324 more words

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The Sites and Heat of Anuradhapura

After the fun of our safari it was back to exploring Sri Lanka and our next stop was three nights in hot and dusty Anuradhapura. The first city to be founded and the birthplace of civilisation in Sri Lanka. 533 more words

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Leopards, Crocodiles and Elephants Oh My

Wilpattu National Park is Sri Lanka’s largest nature reserve and is home to a wide range of animals including wild elephants, sloth bears and the most feared of all, the jungle foul (pictured below). 1,158 more words

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