Climbing the amazing Ambuluwawa Temple

Have you seen the viral video on Instagram of the guy climbing a white tower that looks like it sits thousands of feet above the valley floor? Well I did, then I realised it's in Sri Lanka so of course I had to find it for myself. Ambuluwawa is a 48m high Buddhist temple in …

Killing time in Kandy

Kandy is a surprisingly big city nestled in the mountains of Sri Lanka's Central Province, a busy, dirty place surrounded by an endless sea of green. There's a few things to do here and it's worth a quick visit on your way to or from Ella. I didn't have any intention of visiting Colombo, so …

Helicopter Travel – Not Just For The Rich And Famous

Contrary to popular belief, helicopter travel does not solely lie within the realms of the rich and famous. You may associate helicopter travel with heads of state and Hollywood A-listers but there are certain operators who allow you the chance to charter a helicopter at very competitive rates. Although you probably won’t charter a helicopter …