In Kandy, Sri Lanka, a visit to a very holy place for Hindus, the Temple of the Tooth, that contains the buddha’s tooth and the rituals surrounding it.
Observing protected sea turtles in Sri Lanka, helping to protect them as hatchlings and watching them scramble out into the surf and begin life at sea.
Jaffna, at the very top of the island nation of Sri Lanka, is famous for the Jaffna Fort, built by the Portuguese in 1618, and today, still a watchtower. Visiting the city and taking the beautiful train
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Sri Lankan Serendipity By Kim Schneider Just inside the entrance to Colombo’s Gangaramaya temple, the six travelers in our group attracted more attention than even the quizzical puppy sitting at the feet of a monk wrapped in a toga-style robe of bright orange. We were more of an attraction than…
Burma: Taking Selfies with Buddha — amidst the solemn rituals of Buddhism, still time for a few selfies in the cave
Where we went: GoNOMAD staff reflect on the places they went in 2013.
Sri Lanka Photo Gallery Photos by Mathew McCourt Back to Sri Lanka destination guide
Margie Goldsmith travels to Sri Lanka for a week of Ayurvedic treatments, which include massage, herbs, medicines, meditation and a healthy diet.
By Barnaby Davies “What goodness Zesta?” asks my perfectly-postured waiter. He beams, almost imperceptibly shakes his head, and hovers unnecessarily at my breakfast table. Beneath a high-ceilinged veranda, the conversation has reached a stalemate. Zesta Plantation Fresh A light breeze blows as I sip the finest cup of tea I’ve…
Yoga tours: Isadora Dunne takes a look at yoga-themed tours around the world. Yoga Travel.
Working with Elephants in Sri Lanka: A Volunteer’s Journal Greetings from Kegalle, Sri Lanka. Jon and I have been working, playing, and relaxing here at the Millennium Elephant Foundation’s (MEF) elephant bath and eco-farm for about three weeks now. Time is flying by, and we will be leaving sometime…