Friday adventures

Hope everyone is having a lovely victory day 2011 thus far. I for one have had a chilled out day. After a week of traffic jams, blaring horns, accidents and much cussing on everyone’s part (at least those of us exposed to Fort traffic) it was a breeze getting to work this morning. I was … Continue reading

Action packed February!

Its been a really hectic month specially with the two long weekends we have all enjoyed. The trip to India went off really well. I loved the food although I was so worried about the weight I may have gained after all those yummy Idli’s and Dosa’s. For my luck nothing showed on the scale. … Continue reading

Independence Day Weekend

We are on the verge of the first long weekend of 2011! My weekend actually starts tomorrow with a trip to Trincomalee till Friday to view some properties for hotel development  followed by a trip to India from Saturday to Monday to attend a wedding. I will be staying at the Chaaya Blue in Trincomalee. Never … Continue reading

Up up and away….

A very close friend of mine celebrated his birthday yesterday. We normally get out of town but this a year decided to notch up the celebrations and hopped on a hot air balloon in Dambulla. The experience was amazing! I am terrified of heights and was having mixed feelings about the whole thing but didn’t … Continue reading

Lunuganga

Geoffrey Bawa commemoration week was from the 24th to the 31st of May 2009. I have been dying to see his country estate in Bentota for as long as I can remember, so when a friend sent me a mail asking whether I would like to drive down there with her I could barely contain … Continue reading

Reef Villa

Over the weekend, I went to Wadduwa to check out this new boutique villa that had just come on the market. Well technically its been open since January 2009 but hardly anyone knows about it, which is such a shocker. Seriously. Its one of the nicest properties I’ve been to and its quite unique. The … Continue reading

Yala

So I’m back in town from yet another trip to Yala, second trip this month already and all I want to do is drive back out there again to see the Notorious LEOPARD. Last time we went, it was totally spontaneous deciding just 2 hours before we headed out for 2 days. This time round … Continue reading