Colour on the wing in Sri Lanka
Mar15

Colour on the wing in Sri Lanka

No matter how indifferent you might be to ‘Twitchers’ it’s almost impossible not to become mesmerised by the spectrum of colour and form in Sri Lanka’s birdlife. If you’re already a dedicated birder, then Sri Lanka offers you the ability to pursue your desires whilst the rest of the family (if you’ve brought them) can enjoy the culture, history and beaches of the country – such is the geographic and cultural variety within easy reach...

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Sri Lanka Planner – Why, When & How.
Nov10

Sri Lanka Planner – Why, When & How.

Our ‘rule of thumb’ guide to help you get the most out of an adventure to Sri Lanka. If you find the following information useful and wish to consider travelling to any part of India, we’d be pleased to help you plan and turn it into reality – just click ‘enquire’ and let us know what you’d like to do.  For us, Sri Lanka is many of the best bits of India condensed into a much more manageable...

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TLC World – you travel, we care
Sep15

TLC World – you travel, we care

Bring back the ‘tingle’ to worldwide travel, especially in India, Sri Lanka & Africa – book your next luxury holiday with TLC World We love to share our specialist in-depth knowledge of the places we’ve travelled to and experienced, with particular emphasis on India, Africa and Sri Lanka, to create incomparable personalised itineraries for you – all booked through our own tour operation company, TLC World....

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Top 10 larger luxury boutique Hotels in Sri Lanka
Oct18

Top 10 larger luxury boutique Hotels in Sri Lanka

PART 2 – Larger Luxury Boutique Hotels in Sri Lanka ‘Boutique’, can now mean hotels of up to a hundred rooms but for us the Sri Lankan limit of fifty is more in keeping with realistic expectations of providing the highest standards of care and attention. We’ve divided our review of luxury boutique hotels into two – Smaller and Larger. This is the second and gives you an insight into those of more than twenty but less than fifty rooms....

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Top 10 smaller luxury boutique hotels in Sri Lanka
Oct13

Top 10 smaller luxury boutique hotels in Sri Lanka

PART 1 – Smaller Luxury Boutique Hotels in Sri Lanka ‘Boutique’, to us, used to mean small, intimate and personal – a term now increasingly misused in the same way that ‘luxury’ has been to capture a developing market. Some definitions include hotels of up to a hundred rooms but for us the Sri Lankan limit of fifty is more in keeping with realistic expectations of providing the highest standards of care and attention. We’ve...

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Cherrie’s Sri Lanka personal packing list
Sep11

Cherrie’s Sri Lanka personal packing list

For the most part in Sri Lanka you’ll be in quite hospitable environments with all modern conveniences. The only areas you need to be aware of any variations to normal are really where climate (higher places such as Nuwara Eliya hill station), forest (Udawalawe and Yale national parks) or whale watching introduce something out of the ordinary. As with most travel it’s down to comfort and common sense. Be aware of the environment...

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