Sri Lanka and the Maldives

April 28, 2018

Amilla, Maldives

Sun – check. Blue water – check. Amazing location – check. I think I’ve found the most incredible place on Earth. This is Amilla, a modern […]
April 26, 2018

Finolhu, Maldives

I’ve always loved beach holidays – the sun, sand and afternoon naps. And the Maldives have always been one of those places where you think “wouldn’t […]
April 23, 2018

Farewell, Sri Lanka

Before I travelled here, I didn’t actually know a great deal about Sri Lanka. But what a surprise it has been. Our trip here is sadly […]
April 21, 2018

Historic Sri Lanka

Our holiday in Sri Lanka isn’t just about food and drink.
April 19, 2018

Train to Kandy

If you thought the 7:43am express to Central was bad, it's got nothing on this train!
April 17, 2018

Tea Trails

High in the hills of Sri Lanka are the Ceylon Tea Trails, surrounded by lush green tea plantations and working farms.
April 14, 2018

The Wild Coast

Being surrounded by water, Sri Lanka has expanses of amazing coastline, ranging from surfing breaks with golden sand to wild and rugged stretches. The Wild Coast […]
April 13, 2018

Galle

The traditional stilt fishermen of Sri Lanka. Doing their traditional thing of posing for photos and wearing Billabong board shorts.
April 12, 2018

Welcome to Sri Lanka

After a long day and night of travel, and overnighting in Singapore, we flew out to Colombo mid-morning. There was no First Class though. Business would […]
April 11, 2018

All class in First Class

Over the next few weeks I’m expecting to see some amazing places. But one of the things I was looking forward to most was flying First […]
February 11, 2018

Itinerary

Here's where we plan on being during our trip.

Itinerary

10 April – Singapore

11-13 April – Cape Weligama

13-15 April – Yala

15-18 April –Hatton

18-20 April – Kandy

20-22 April – Dambulla

22-23 April – Colombo

23-25 April – Finolhu Maldives

25-29 April – Amilla Fushi Maldives