Sri Lanka, or previously known as Ceylon, has a long history of colonisation, war and natural disasters.
But the Sri Lankan people are proud and has made a recovery and come back and is now on many peoples bucket lists.
Sri Lanka is supposed to have had settlements as far back as over 120.000 years ago.
The country has a close relation to China and Japan and is the only country in the world who managed to stop war on their own grounds (the 30 year long war).
The country is mostly known for its cinnamon and Ceylon tea which is supposed to be one of the cleanest teas in the world. Making Sri Lanka one of the biggest exporter of tea.
The country is diverse in religions. It is mainly muslim, christian and catholic but there is no tension what so ever between them.
Sri Lanka is also diverse in nature and has something for everyone. If you like Surfing, trekking, wildlife, beach resorts or precious stones. Sri Lanka can offer you a little bit from everything.
The east side has a cooler climate but the north east offers good diving, snorkling and surfing. The east coast offers beaches and turtle hatcheries.
The centre is to believed to be the cultural triangle with Buddhist tooth temples and elephant orphanages and national parks.
Good food, good people and activities for everyone. Sri Lanka can offer you a once in a life time experience.