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.