Sri Lanka might have emerged as the “hot” holiday destination of 2016, filling the Instagram feeds of a studiously beach-boho set drawn to its reliable surf and covetable new crop of chic boutique hotels, but the real highlight for me was somewhat scruffier, and far further inland.
Maps, tables and lists break down the key facts about Sri Lanka’s birdlife, including a full checklist, habitats, status and more importantly the top sites for where and when to go birdwatching.
I would thoroughly recommend this book to anyone spending any time in Sri Lanka.
2 November 2007 The United Nations today announced that it will repatriate more than 100 Sri Lankan peacekeepers serving with the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) on disciplinary grounds.
Out of a total of 950 members of the Sri Lankan battalion (Sri Bat), 108 will be repatriated tomorrow, 3 November, with the cooperation of Sri Lankan authorities and following the receipt of a preliminary report by the UN Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS).
As well as daily rides into the Mojave Desert, guests can join quad bike and mountain biking rides, hike across the cactus trails and stargaze round a campfire.