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Sri Lanka , Thursday 26 April 2018

News Sri Lanka » Travel: British tourist who caught an STD and didn’t know if her baby was her husband's after being raped by electrician at luxury hotel during Sri Lanka holiday is denied compensation

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5660673/British-tourist-raped-luxury-hotel-Sri-Lanka-holiday-denied-compensation.html
Publication date: hursday 26 April 2018

The woman was on holiday with her husband at Sri Lanka's Club Bentota Hotel when she was attacked ... She sued tour giants, Kuoni Travel Ltd, through which she booked the 2010 package tour to one of the island's most prestigious resorts.

News Sri Lanka » Travel: Sri Lanka Quietly Opens Itself Up to Luxury Tourism, 10 Years After Revolution

News channel or source: https://skift.com/2018/04/21/sri-lanka-quietly-opens-itself-up-to-luxury-tourism-10-years-after-revolution/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Job creation is one of the biggest benefits of tourism growth in Sri Lanka, says Tiffany Misrahi, who focuses on travel and tourism at the World Economic Forum. According to her research, it takes only 30 first-time visitors to the country to create one ...

News Sri Lanka » Travel: Travel: Scoping out stunning Sri Lanka

News channel or source: https://www.thecourier.co.uk/fp/lifestyle/travel/634474/travel-scoping-out-stunning-sri-lanka/
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Silent in the cool morning jungle air we wait. Everyone in the safari truck is completely still. We wait. Then there she is – a large female leopard. She isn’t alone. She plucks her two cubs down from a tree and spirits them across the dusty trail in ...

News Sri Lanka » Travel: There’s no respect for foreign women in Sri Lanka

News channel or source: http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/There-s-no-respect-for-foreign-women-in-Sri-Lanka-149106.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

the disgusting attitudes of Sri Lankan men towards foreign women and offered a few tips to foreigners who travel to Sri Lanka in future. Excerpts : Q From when you first discovered Unawatuna what changes have you seen in the beach culture? Unawatuna is a ...

News Sri Lanka » Travel: On Safari in Sri Lanka, See Hundreds of Elephants

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/other/on-safari-in-sri-lanka-see-hundreds-of-elephants/ar-AAwhrsy
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

For a moment, I have to remind myself I’m in Sri Lanka, not somewhere in Africa. Despite the Sri Lankan elephant being noticeably smaller and darker than the African elephant, the setting feels similar: thick brush, muddy earth, a large pool of water ...

News Sri Lanka » Travel: A Decade After Civil War, Sri Lanka Dives Into Luxury

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-04-19/sri-lanka-is-not-just-for-backpackers-anymore-enter-luxury
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Job creation is one of the biggest benefits of tourism growth in Sri Lanka, says Tiffany Misrahi, who focuses on travel and tourism at the World Economic Forum. According to her research, it takes only 30 first-time visitors to the country to create one ...

News Sri Lanka » Travel: Cricket: Pothas quits as Sri Lanka fielding coach

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/cricket-pothas-quits-sri-lanka-fielding-coach-113056778--spt.html
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Pothas and several other players then refused to travel to Pakistan for the final Twenty20 international of the tour, citing security concerns. After six months at the helm he was replaced by former Sri Lanka Test batsman Chandika Hathurusingha ...

News Sri Lanka » Travel: Sri Lankan cultural festival to start in capital

News channel or source: http://english.vietnamnet.vn/fms/art-entertainment/199620/sri-lankan-cultural-festival-to-start-in-capital.html
Publication date: Wednesday 25 April 2018

Documentaries and a motion picture will be screened to introduce the culture and tourism of Sri Lanka to visitors. At the inauguration ceremony on April 27, a travel book by popular Vietnamese travel writer Di Li, titled Binh Minh Ở Sahara (Sunrise on ...

News Sri Lanka » Travel: Sri Lanka eyes boosting tourism ties with UAE

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096754469/Sri-Lanka-eyes-boosting-tourism-ties-with-UAE
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

and our co-participating Sri Lankan industry partners reporting highly productive meetings that will result in increased business and travel to Sri Lanka from the region," Perera added.

News Sri Lanka » Travel: Sri Lanka beefs up tourist hotspot security after violence

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/sri-lanka-beefs-tourist-hotspot-security-violence-091359984.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Colombo (AFP) - Sri Lanka announced Friday it would establish new police posts ... "Incidents have also occurred at tourist beaches and smaller hotels in the Southern province," the travel advisory noted. In 2014, a Sri Lankan court sentenced a local ...