Posts Tagged“Sri Lanka”

I’ve been to Sri Lanka a couple of times and while I haven’t coveredĀ  the entire country I know of popular spots like Galle, Kandy, Nuwara eliya etc but I had never heard of Hambantota. A sleepy little village that is home to possibly one of the best beach side resorts I’ve stayed at – the Shangri La Hambantota Golf Resort and Spa. The name is a bit of a mouthful but I can’t even begin to explain how wonderfully blissful my 3 days there were. From lazy lounging in the pool to an enthusiastic safari trail there is so…

For the last few years I had friends tell me how intensely beautiful Sri Lanka is and how I must make a trip. While I agreed that it must be beautiful I felt due to its close proximity to India, it was one of those places I could visit anytime and was also pushed further down on my list of countries to visit. I honestly couldn’t have been more foolish. This lopsided logic of it being close and extremely affordable so I should visit later is silliestĀ  thing because it really should have been the other way around. I was…