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Puttering about - Colombo 

Today in Colombo I took a tuk-tuk ride about town.


Ella: Tea, tourists and temples

We’ve just spent several days in the village of Ella. Ella is very picturesque, surrounded by tea plantations stretching for miles on end but is a major tourist honeypot. 981 more words

ගෞතම බුදුන් හා ජයින මහවීර යනු එක් අයෙක්ද?

මේතරම් සමාන ජිවිත කතන්දර දෙදෙනකුට තියෙන්න පුලුවන්ද? ජයින මහාවිර හා ගෞතම බුදුන් යනු එක් අයෙක්ද?

ඉතිහාසයේ ජීවත් වුවා යැයි කියන මේ දෙදෙනාම එදා පැවති බමුණු මත නිර්ධය ලෙස විවෙචනය කෙරූ අතර එදා සමාජ සෝධනය කිරිමෙහිලා ලොකු කාර්‍ය්භාරයක් ඉටුකරන ලදී. 36 more words

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2017 - A Year in Travel

It’s winter here in Huainan and my semester draws to a close. Pretty soon it will be time for the exams, and shortly after that I will take off for… 331 more words


Russia restricts tea supplies from SriLanka after finding beetle

MOSCOW, Dec 15 (Reuters) – Russia will place temporary restrictions on imports of tea and all other agricultural products from Sri Lanka from Dec. 18 after a beetle was found a tea consignment, the agricultural safety watchdog Rosselkhoznadzor said on Thursday. 195 more words



If asked to picture a romanticized version of train travel, your mind may disappear into  black and white images of women in Victorian dresses waving handkerchiefs at a departing train or to the Hogwart’s Express chugging through the British countryside or perhaps even into the lyrics of a Johnny Cash song. 2,477 more words


Balancing social media

I went to tweetupSL 7 yesterday. I have missed last 2 years.

So many new young faces, and the interactions gave me the flavour of young aspirations and new trends in social media. 527 more words