Learning to kite surf in Sri Lanka
Learning to kite surf in Sri Lanka
After an exciting few days at the Cinnamon Travel Blog Conference & Awards in Colombo, Sri Lanka (where we won Best Travel Video Blog!) we decided to┬áhead up the West Coast to Kalpitiya for some R&R and a little kite surfing.   Kalpitiya is known as a kite surfing paradise. It is hailed...

Dolphin Beach, Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka
Dolphin Beach, Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka In Sri Lanka, just two hours from the airport and three hours north of Colombo, is an unspoilt peninsula of golden sand.Here lies a blissfully secluded resort with luxury tented accommodation on Alankuda beach. The bluest of skies melts seamlessly into the azure of...

To Kalpitiya to see the dolphins
To Kalpitiya to see the dolphins Since childhood, I have struggled with a rebellious stomach. Prone to motion sickness, in trains, planes, cars, and even on the playground swings, I have never been out to sea before. Now, the small 8- person fishing boat before me affords me little comfort, but I console...