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  • Mahagedara Retreat – Restore, Renew, Energize

    Mahagedara eco retreat is more than just accommodation, it is an experience. An unforgettable experience that will stay with you even after you leave the retreat. This rustic retreat hidden away in a small village near Sigiriya will make you feel like you have entered a whole different world altogether. Fair warning though, once you […]

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  • Underneath the Mango Tree – not your usual resort

    One must be very careful in using the term “resort” to describe Underneath the Mango Tree (UTMT). This boutique luxury hotel located in the tiny town of Dikwella (180 km from Colombo) is anything but your typical resort You realize this from the moment you enter the main lobby when you see the little shop […]

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  • #getMORE with The Leela Hotels

    The Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts, India’s premium luxury hospitality group has 9 luxury properties across India. From the majestic palace by the lake in Udaipur to their cliff top beach resort in Kovalam, they exude opulence and style. If they are not on your bucket list, they should be! The Leela Palace Udaipur Luxury […]

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  • Yala Luxury Treehouse

    A stay in a treehouse has been on our bucketlist since so long! Can’t believe we actually got around to it in Yala. Our first impression of the treehouse was it was really well built. It is built using a special tree which is unique to Sri Lanka. We reached Yala Luxury Treehouse around 5.30 […]

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  • Things to do in Ambalangoda

    While most tourists choose to stay in Bentota or Galle in South Sri Lanka, we chose Ambalangoda; a quieter coastal town with a lesser known beach. It was a perfect first stop in our Sri Lanka itinerary. Along with relaxation and beach time, Amabalangoda has a fair bit of things to keep you entertained. Here’s […]

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  • Things to do in Singapore

    Singapore ranks among the very top of our “places to visit in your life” list. High-end shopping malls, luxury hotels, fine dining and endless entertainment are well-known, but there are many amazing places to go and things to do in Singapore. There is vibrant history, diverse ethnic communities to discover, along with the attractions. From […]

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  • Our first paragliding experience

    As adventure lovers, we were bound to try paragliding sooner or later. On a family trip to Saputara, a small hill station near the border of Maharashtra, opportunity came knocking on our door and we could not resist. We did not even know Saputara had paragliding. Having tried parasailing before, we were very excited at […]

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  • Indonesia: a welcome surprise

    Indonesia

    Indonesia was an unlikely addition to our bucket list. It hitched itself on because it happened to be a convenient place to view the total solar eclipse of March 2016. But having booked our tickets to Palembang (from where the eclipse would be visible), we decided to add Borobudur and Bali on the sightseeing list.  […]

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  • 8 bucket list worthy treks

    We love treks. The views, the climb, the air; there’s something exhilarating about it. If you know us, you will know that we also love making lists and ticking them off. We have one travel bucket list which is ever growing, but we thought we should have one specifically for treks! Here is goes. 1. […]