Finding Serenity at Dumbanagala Chalet – Sri Lanka Travel Article

Finding Serenity at Dumbanagala Chalet We’ve always been two travel freaks who has itchy feet for lots of adventure travel. Adventurous but for some safe outings ! One fine day me and Malith made our minds that we would once again head towards the dazzling mountains in our hill country to tackle in some awesome travel experience. So the destination was locked. It was “Meemure” that we were gonna head to. A scenic spot in the Central Province of Sri…

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A Spring Spectacular: The Great Eurasian Crane Migration in Sweden – Scandinavian Travel Article

A Spring Spectacular: The Great Eurasian Crane Migration in Sweden Dancing cranes at Lake Hornborga. Photo by Jonas Ingman/ Westsweden.comOne of the surest signs of spring in Sweden is the arrival of tens of thousands of Eurasian cranes at Lake Hornborga (Hornborgasjön) in Västergötland, the most important stopover on their annual migration from Spain to their breeding grounds in the far north. The cranes typically begin to arrive around the second week of March, with numbers peaking around the end…

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Family Travel Blog – Tokyo Travel Article

Family Travel Blog Follow my blog with Bloglovin Cycling Along the Tama River Last time we visited in Tokyo in 2013 we had cycled the bottom of the Tama River that flows out between Tokyo and Yokohama. The cycle path starts near the river mouth at Otori and can be cycled upriver (or down) for about 70km. On the last visit we had managed about the first 30km up to Keio-Tamagawa. Our ambition has always been to complete the entire…

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Island Escape in Helsinki Archipelago: Uunisaari Island – Finland Travel Article

Island Escape in Helsinki Archipelago: Uunisaari Island One of the many things I love about my home town Helsinki is the archipelago with hundreds of islands. Helsinki’s coastline is over 100 km long and accommodates more than 300 islands. Quite a number!These small islands in Helsinki archipelago provide perfect getaways from the hustle and bustle of Helsinki city centre. Many islands are just a stone’s throw away from the mainland. One of these is Uunisaari island, right off Kaivopuisto Park,…

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A family weekend in Granada – Part I – Scribbler in Seville – Spain Travel Article

A family weekend in Granada – Part I – Scribbler in Seville Even when they’re this small, sharks are still thrilling – at the Parque de las Ciencias in Granada.  Living in a city as beautiful as Seville, it’s easy to become complacent. With characteristics alarmingly similar to a Sevillano’s, displaying that inward-looking attitude that so disturbs me, I have actually started to believe this is the most wondrous city in Spain, Europe and the universe. As a writer and…

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Nature-Rich Environment of Sri Lanka – Sri Lanka Travel Article

Nature-Rich Environment of Sri Lanka This 65,610 km2 island is the pearl of the Indian ocean. It’s also one of the world’s 25 Biodiversity Hot Spots. What does that mean? Well, it means; despite its small size, Sri Lanka is a paradise with a nature-rich environment. That’s not all. Per each 10,000 square km, this paradise island has the highest Biodiversity in Asia. So, why can’t we rank it as the “Best Place” to visit in Asia? Yes; we could,…

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Island Escape in Helsinki Archipelago: Liuskasaari Island, Finland – Finland Travel Article

Island Escape in Helsinki Archipelago: Liuskasaari Island, Finland Liuskasaari is one of my favourite islands in Helsinki archipelago. What makes this island very special is its location just a few hundred meters off the seaside promenade of Kaivopuisto Park in the southern part of Helsinki mainland. Thanks to its proximity to the city centre and relaxed maritime vibe Liuskasaari makes a perfect little evening outing or a nice day trip combined with the neighbouring island of Uunisaari, which can be…

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