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London Standard: British woman facing deportation from Sri Lanka because her Buddha tattoo hurts people's 'religious feelings'

A British tourist is facing deportation from Sri Lanka after authorities complained a tattoo of Buddha on her arm hurts people’s “religious feelings”.

Naomi Michelle Coleman, 37, was arrested at Colombo’s Bandaranaike International Airport after flying in from India. 96 more words

Re-Think Your Holiday

The BBC put an article on their blog just today, following on from a news story about a woman who was deported after authorities in Sri Lanka saw her Buddha tattoo. 455 more words


Why you should take your kids on a photo safari holiday

The idea of taking my two kids, 11 and 13, on a photo safari came about when my wife decided to join a group of intrepid women on a hike in Nepal. 1,922 more words

Tech Integration


So I’m finally here in Thailand and I cannot believe it!!

My last day in Sri Lanka was rather sad, not only because I didn’t want to leave but visiting the elephant orphanage was horrible. 318 more words

What chances does he have?

Did you know that a child walking into a mine field has a better chance of surviving than someone with a heart condition in the North of Sri Lanka? 52 more words

Sri Lanka

climbing Sigiriya

Situated on a flat plain and rising an imposing two hundred metres high Sigiriya really is a sight to behold. From all angles this ethereal monolith demands respect. 450 more words