From Colombo to Galle: A Sri Lankan travel revival

filed01 Sep 2010 from Carmen Jenner CategoriesCultural, Foodies, Sri Lanka, Wildlife

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Throngs flock to the Galle Face Green in Colombo at sunset to gossip, eat, fly kites, and enjoy the passing parade

The palm-tree pattered isle formely known as Ceylon is recovering from its 25-year civil war and the devastating 2004 tsunami. Plenty of blood has been shed and oceans have been cried over the tear-shaped island of Sri Lanka. But now it is experiencing a resurgance, and nowhere is this more visible than in its Capital Colombo and on the road to Galle

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Published 1 September 2010 on CNNGO

For more Sri Lankan adventures read Liquid gastronomy: Tea inspired cuisine and Smiles from the teardrop isle; Family Travel in Sri Lanka and Ceylonese Cravings