Top 5 favorite celebrity vacation spots
Stars are accustomed to relax brightly and comfortably, but often - secretly from prying eyes. Well-known people, although they can travel the whole world, still prefer their favorite resorts, where…

Continue reading →

Holidays in Goa: the best hotels
We have not yet seen a person who would not want to go to Goa at least once. You can relax here all year round. Traditionally, the lowest demand tours…

Continue reading →

Hyde through the capital of Mexico: places that can not be missed
One of the largest cities in North America is Mexico City. There are not only more than 20 million inhabitants, but also a lot of interesting places for tourists. This…

...

Travel to Sri Lanka

The tourism industry of Sri Lanka is well developed. The island is famous for the tea plantations of Ceylon, the mountain slopes of Nuwara Eliya, religious and historical monuments of Kandy. The length of the coastline of the island is 1340 km, the coast has everything for a good rest and a large selection of entertainment. The number of tourists in Sri Lanka is increasing annually, only in 2017 the country was visited by 10 thousand Ukrainians.
Climate of Sri Lanka
The island lies in the zone of the equatorial climate zone, characterized by high humidity and warm sunny weather. The average annual air temperature at coastal resorts is + 28 ° С – + 30 ° С, in the mountains – + 20 ° С – + 25 ° С. The water temperature near the coast is maintained up to + 30 ° С.
Monsoons, which bring storms and thunderstorms to the island, mainly affect seasonality. The best time for a holiday in the resorts of Nilaveli, Pasikuda, Uppuveli, Kalkud (north-east coast) is considered May-November, on Negombo, Bentota, Wadduwa (south-west coast) – the period from December to April.
Popular resorts of Sri Lanka
Hikkaduwa
Hikkaduwa is considered one of the best resorts for diving. Near the coast there are sunken ships, including the British “Earl of Shaftsbury”, located at a depth of 21 m, and a coral reef 300 m long. An interesting alternative to scuba diving is a boat trip with a transparent glass bottom.
In general, the coast of Hikkaduwa is divided into 3 parts:
– places for surfing, where big waves;
– harbor for swimming, closed from the wind reefs and stones;
– areas for fishing with a large selection of boats.
The beaches of the resort are sandy. On the coastline there are hotels, restaurants, bars and plenty of entertainment for tourists.
Kogalla
In Kogalle rest for every taste: relaxing for couples with children, dynamic – for young people, active for lovers of water entertainment and romantic – for lovers. The resort is worth a visit to the Museum of Folk Art and Culture. Here is an exposition of rare items collected from different parts of the island. All samples of the museum are divided into thematic sections: clothing, life, music, medicine, religion and others.
From Kogally, excursion tours are organized in Galle, where there is an old fort, several museums, the ancient temple of Kalutara, a spice garden and a turtle farm.
Bentota
The tourist infrastructure is well developed in Bentota – entertainment centers, cafes and restaurants with terraces on the shore. This is a favorite place for newlyweds, as there are many beaches for a quiet secluded holiday.
The resort is a huge center of water entertainment. In “Kofi Marina” vacationers are offered to ride on a scooter, water skiing, banana, canoeing and surfing.
In addition to a beach holiday, the resort is popular water safaris on the Bentota Ganges, where vacationers can enjoy the exotic flora and fauna of the island.
Kitchen
Due to the warm climate, many spices, vegetables and fruits of various varieties grow in Sri Lanka. There is little meat in the national cuisine, however, there is a wide variety of seafood. Here it is worth trying the jaffna-kul soup, which consists of tiger shrimps, crabs, rice and chili. Rice is the main ingredient in Lankan cuisine. For example, in lamprais rolls, grits are baked in a banana leaf along with meatballs, and in biryani, rice is mixed with chicken, eggs, fish, nuts and vegetables.
Locals pay special attention to tea drinks. It is on this island that world-famous Ceylon tea is grown. Leaves cultivated in Nuware Eliya, at an altitude of 2 thousand meters, are considered the best. Lankans prepare drinks using a special technology and turn simple tea drinking into a real ceremony.
Leisure
On the island, tourists are offered various kinds of outdoor activities. The most popular here is diving. The underwater world in Sri Lanka is diverse: parrot fish, moray eels, napoleon fish, angel fish and even whales. In addition, there are many caves, rocks and sunken ships. A great time for scuba diving is spring and the period from August to December.
Popular in Sri Lanka and windsurfing. In winter, choose the southwest coast for surfing, and on the opposite shore it is better to “catch a wave” from May to September.
Other types of water activities include canoeing, bodysurfing, sailing, water skiing and scooter skiing.
Also in Sri Lanka, tourists are offered an elephant safari. You can ride in Sigiriya, Dambulla and Pinnavel. An hour of such an exotic jungle tour will cost about $ 30.

9 amazing resorts on the shores of the South China Sea
Chinese resorts - a new must-see among tourists. For Ukrainian travelers, this direction became even more interesting after, in December 2017, UIA began to carry out charter flights to Fr.…

...

Bali's best beaches for relaxing
Bali has a reputation as a place where you can truly run away from reality, dream and rest. This magnificent island attracts by its remoteness from megalopolises, clean air and…

...

The best entertainment in the UAE
Dubai is the largest emirate of the UAE, the center of world trade. Every year there are dozens of festivals and fairs. The most famous of them is the Dubai…

...

Hotel Grand Park Bodrum
Grand Park Bodrum is 300 meters of the territory set aside for beaches, panoramas of the Aegean Sea, opening from the terraces of restaurants, 6 swimming pools for children and…

...