By Clair Morton
Published: Thursday, September 26, 2019
From the bustling seaside cities of Colombo and Galle to the relaxed village of Ella in the hill country, Sri Lanka is a land of contrasts.
There are so many reasons to jump on a plane and head straight for Bandaranaike International Airport that I could go on forever, but I’ll stick to 6 major drawcards.
The journey’s a destination in itself
Of all the Asian countries I’ve been to, Sri Lanka is one of the easiest to get around. Public transport is reliable, tuk tuks and Ubers are plentiful, and the country even has its own rideshare service called Pick Me.