Advertisement
« previous next »
Commemorating the victims of a terrorist bomb in downtown Colombo  
   

Commemorating the victims of a terrorist bomb in downtown Colombo

Colombo gets Sri Lanka off to a great start

January 3rd 2015
It was a long journey from Alicante to Colombo. We spent the best part of 24 hours on planes and in airports, changing in both Madrid and Doha (Qatar), before we emerged bleary eyed in to the humid heat of Sri Lanka's capital. We then pre-paid for a taxi to our hotel which avoided so much hassle. We had chosen the Best Western in Colombo for our fir ... read more
Asia » Sri Lanka » Western Province » Colombo

Sri Lankan Flag The Sinhalese arrived in Sri Lanka late in the 6th century B.C., probably from northern India. Buddhism was introduced beginning in about the mid-third century B.C., and a great civilization developed at the cities of Anuradhapura (kingdom from circa... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 1.314s; Tpl: 0.024s; cc: 7; qc: 15; dbt: 0.0168s; 1; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb