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If you’re looking for somewhere vibrant yet varied, Sri Lanka is the destination for you. An island off the south-eastern coast of India, and surrounded by idyllic Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka offers an extensive variety of sites, scenes and activities, from shopping and tea tasting to rock climbing and leopard safaris. 740 more words

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Travel Restrictions on Ruki Fernando Removed

Writing an email to Free Media Movement prominent human rights defender Ruki Fernando said that the travel restrictions imposed on him at request of TID has been removed by the Colombo Magistrate Courts on 30th of June 2015. 361 more words

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Following the footsteps of the ancient cities, Kandy, Dambulla, Sigiriya and Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka

Left the hustle and bustle in Colombo and headed north east to Kandy, travelled 1st class (3.5 hrs LKR500 – AU$5). Stayed a couple of kilometres outside Kandy city in the green lush hillside. 755 more words

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My flickr contact Dimuth Perera took this fantastic canid of a child peering through a train window in Badulla, Sri Lanka.



Having been fortunate enough to have lived, worked abroad and set up a family business whilst enjoying a career that has taken me to many places; it wasn’t until last year’s voluntary redundancy that I finally enjoyed much needed time off. 415 more words

2015 Programmes

Can we ignore politics?

As societies mature, it’s citizens demand greater access to information and associated with that, accountability. Sri Lanka is now at crossroads with regard to its future direction, not only in economic growth, but also in transparency, accountability and general improvements to living standards. 577 more words

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Mirissa. Part 2

Практически все туристы, находящиеся в этом районе острова приезжают в Мириссу и отправляются на лодке на знакомство с китами. Удовольствия двоякие: с одной стороны реально можно увидеть китов, с другой стороны на этих нескольких китов приплывают 10 лодок.