Sri Lanka Travel Archive

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Kelaniya Duruthu Maha Perahara – Sri Lanka

By kelaniyatemple At this historic temple a procession known as “the Duruthu Perahera” is held on the pre-full moon poya day of the month of Duruthu (January) every year. On this occasion, hundreds and thousands of people from

TRAVEL NEWS: The Sacred Kandy Tooth and Orphaned Elephants in Sri Lanka

Dalada Maligawa is the Temple of the Tooth Relic. High in the majestic hills outside of Kandy in central Sri Lanka is one of the world’s most important Buddhist shrines. With its exotic name and setting, the

TRAVEL NEWS: THE “LOVE CAKE” OF SRI LANKA IS FOR PEOPLE WHO LOVE CASHEWS

It has an endearing name, a festive tradition and a bit of history behind it. The recipe comes from Sri Lanka, where the cake is known by the English name: Love Cake.  And the cashews from Sri