Celebrates an amazing year of fun, fitness and friendship Cycling has taken Sri Lanka by storm. Especially in the capital city, spotting a vehicle adorning a bike rack is now a common sight. Both young and old are showing a very keen interest in taking to the roads on two…
Colombo, 1 December 2015: Hemas Holdings in partnership with Minor Hotel Group is proud to announce the opening of the first Anantara resort in Sri Lanka, Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort. In a uniquely secluded beachfront location along Sri Lanka’s southern coast, Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort is inviting its…
Mihin Lanka offers three flights a week to Malé in the Maldives Tuesday 01st December 2015, Colombo: The Maldives is renowned for its astounding tropical weather and its stunning beaches, which offer tourists the getaway of a lifetime. The shimmering white sands, turquoise waters and soothing atmosphere will provide you…

Breaking Barriers – Building Bridges

Tuesday, 01 December 2015 12:51
WorkInSriLanka Annual Conference – Dec 22, 2015 The third annual WorkInSriLanka (WISL) conference under the theme of ‘Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges’, will be held on the 22nd of December at the Kingsbury Hotel. WISL is a volunteer-led initiative working to position Sri Lanka as an attractive destination for individuals contemplating…

UnionPay offers tips to boost holiday sales

Tuesday, 24 November 2015 16:00
According to the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority, Chinese tourists are the fastest growing group with over 164,000 visiting the island in the first nine months of this year, which represents a 73.6% increase. To attract this emerging group of tourists, more and more businesses have started accepting UnionPay as…
To leverage its reputation as Colombo’s Grande Dame and transform the city’s dining and entertainment scene, distinctive concepts and renowned food offerings turn the hotel’s dining outlets into destinations in their own right. With strong emphasis on retaining the authenticity and heritage of the cuisine type, the main focus of…
Every year it is the children that enjoy Christmas the most. It is these little ones who wait for this one day for an entire year and all celebrations are centered on making their little dreams come true. In keeping with this tradition Waters Edge has transformed their premises in…
The countdown begins for the opening of the flagship Anantara property in Sri Lanka” Hemas Holdings in partnership with Minor Hotel Group will be introducing the leading hospitality brand “Anantara” to Sri Lanka with a soft opening of its first luxury property, Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort in December 2015…
Hemas Travels, a leading outbound travel and tour operator in Sri Lanka and Diethelm Travel Sri Lanka, one of the top Destination Management companies in the country together with STA Travels recently announced the launch of its new travel offering – ‘Escapades’. ‘Escapades’ will bring in a new dimension to…

Sun Aqua Vilu Reef Launches in the Maldives

Monday, 16 November 2015 18:48
The visionary Sun Aqua brand is delighted to announce the opening of its second property, the Sun Aqua Vilu Reef, a stunningly refurbished resort found on the beautiful bite-sized gem of Meedhuffushi Island in the heart of the South Nilandhe Atoll. The property is the second addition to the group…