Everything else..

Everything else..

Colombo’s New Year’s Eve Round-up 2017

New Year’s Eve is just around the corner, and it’s time to make some exciting plans! As usual, Colombo will be buzzing on the...

How To Get Your Driver’s License in Sri Lanka

by Nikita GomezFor most teenagers a driver’s license symbolizes freedom and independence. For us Sri Lankan teenagers it is our first and only sign...

Oktoberfest 2018 in Sri Lanka

All Colombars have wild memories (or lack thereof) from an Oktoberfest of the past and the popular German celebration is back in Sri Lanka...

5 Reasons Why Sri Lanka Is The Absolute Worst

As I settle down in my  veranda to write this article I take a long big whiff of the Sri Lankan air  that is...

Engineer from Oxford turned Doctor from Cambridge: Sri Lanka’s very own...

Udara Kularatne is a first class honours recipient of a degree in telecommunications software engineering at Monash University, Australia. He also has a postgraduate...

A Guide to Bookstores in Colombo

Scattered in and around Colombo are many firsthand and secondhand bookstores, with thousands of books to fulfil any bibliophile’s dreams. As such, we have...

Happy Hours in Colombo

We Lankans are suckers for sales, discounts or anything that means we get to save a few rupees. We’re also big drinkers and party...

Where You Can BYOB in Colombo

Sri Lankan Friday nights are always a battle between "let's have a small shot" and "can we really afford enough 900 rupee cocktails to...

The 10 Best Tuk Tuk Wisdom Quotes

by Vandana HiranandFor anyone living and traveling in Colombo, it is impossible to escape the hundreds of Tuk Tuks (a.k.a. three-wheelers) weaving in and...

Iftar in Colombo 2018

Ahh Ramazan, the season where our Muslim friends across the island fast, give to charity and look forward to a scrumptious Break-Fast meal! This...

6 Signs You Attended an All-Girls School in Sri Lanka

Ahh, all-girls schools in Sri Lanka. If you ever attended one of these at some point during your life, these are the memories you’ll carry...

How to Win (Eat) Your Money Back at a Buffet

-A guide for an average eater written by a slightly above average eater- Just the word itself, buffet1, ˈbʊfeɪ, ˈbʌfeɪ/ sends a tingle down my...