dailymirror.lk http://dailymirror.lk/RSS_Feeds/travel-main The only Sri Lankan newspaper with round the clock news updates - Dailymirror Online Edition en-us rangazone.r@gmail.com Copyright 2017 Qatar Airways launches most spectacular global promotion yet, offering the chance to fly free for a year http://www.dailymirror.lk/136449/Qatar-Airways-launches-most-spectacular-global-promotion-yet-offering-the-chance-to-fly-free-for-a-year http://www.dailymirror.lk/136449/Qatar-Airways-launches-most-spectacular-global-promotion-yet-offering-the-chance-to-fly-free-for-a-year Airline offersonce-in-a-lifetime opportunity to win Mega prizes, including the chance to fly free for a year as well as upgrades to Business Class

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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 12:13:40 +0000
Malaysia an unparalleled tourist destination http://www.dailymirror.lk/134337/Malaysia-an-unparalleled-tourist-destination- http://www.dailymirror.lk/134337/Malaysia-an-unparalleled-tourist-destination-

Malaysia a country with bustling cities, colonial architecture, picturesque islands giving unparalleled adventures for tourists around the globe

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Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:20:37 +0000
Relax in Paradise http://www.dailymirror.lk/133556/Relax-in-Paradise http://www.dailymirror.lk/133556/Relax-in-Paradise Heritance Negombo introduces an unique and new experience only 40 minutes from Colombo and 30 seconds from the Indian Ocean. Heritance Negombo is the perfect destination if 

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Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:36:14 +0000
Staycation ideas : Trincomalee http://www.dailymirror.lk/133476/Staycation-ideas-Trincomalee http://www.dailymirror.lk/133476/Staycation-ideas-Trincomalee With the long August school vacation looming, ideas to entertain the family during the holiday season are uppermost in most people’s minds. While some may opt for vacations in foreign climes, others will

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Tue, 25 Jul 2017 15:03:18 +0000
Expanding beyond hotels, Vista Rooms partners with over 50 villa and apartment owners to deliver an end-to-end hospitality solution http://www.dailymirror.lk/131606/Expanding-beyond-hotels-Vista-Rooms-partners-with-over-villa-and-apartment-owners-to-deliver-an-end-to-end-hospitality-solution http://www.dailymirror.lk/131606/Expanding-beyond-hotels-Vista-Rooms-partners-with-over-villa-and-apartment-owners-to-deliver-an-end-to-end-hospitality-solution Vista Rooms, South Asia’s largest chain of affordable stays, is expanding operations to include apartments and villas in their portfolio of properties. Following a wave of success with standardizing 

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:17:12 +0000
Creating waves in the sailing arena – Trinco Blu by Cinnamon hosts annual RCYC Sailing Regatta for the 8th consecutive year http://www.dailymirror.lk/130181/Creating-waves-in-the-sailing-arena-Trinco-Blu-by-Cinnamon-hosts-annual-RCYC-Sailing-Regatta-for-the-th-consecutive-year- http://www.dailymirror.lk/130181/Creating-waves-in-the-sailing-arena-Trinco-Blu-by-Cinnamon-hosts-annual-RCYC-Sailing-Regatta-for-the-th-consecutive-year- Trinco Blu by Cinnamon recently partnered with the Royal Colombo Yacht Club (RCYC) to complete yet another successful Sailing Regatta held for the 8th consecutive year. This year’s event featured 

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Sat, 03 Jun 2017 13:17:39 +0000
Shangri-La Resort Hambantota launches ’The Table by Golden Circle’ http://www.dailymirror.lk/128907/Shangri-La-Resort-Hambantota-launches-The-Table-by-Golden-Circle- http://www.dailymirror.lk/128907/Shangri-La-Resort-Hambantota-launches-The-Table-by-Golden-Circle- Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort & Spa framed by swaying coconut trees, overlooking the pristine southern coast of our beautiful Sri Lanka which spans 58.8 hectares, making it the largest resort in the country announced the launch of ’The Table by Golden Circle’. This new food and beverage loyalty programme offers unparalleled benefits to members who dine at Shangri-La properties both on the road and close to home.

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Mon, 15 May 2017 12:19:52 +0000
The Kandyan Manor http://www.dailymirror.lk/126064/The-Kandyan-Manor http://www.dailymirror.lk/126064/The-Kandyan-Manor Kandy is a picturesque city surrounded with lush greeneries and misty hills but is often disturbed by its busy spontaneity on the streets. Once you move away from this hustle and bustle, the 

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:48:05 +0000
Protecting Marine Species: The Immediate Need of the Hour http://www.dailymirror.lk/126062/Protecting-Marine-Species-The-Immediate-Need-of-the-Hour http://www.dailymirror.lk/126062/Protecting-Marine-Species-The-Immediate-Need-of-the-Hour Dolphin and whale watching have taken the Sri Lankan tourism industry to newer heights. But unfortunately these species are no longer safe at sea. A video of people gathering dead dolphins

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:36:10 +0000
7 things you shouldn’t miss when at Galle! http://www.dailymirror.lk/122317/-things-you-shouldn-t-miss-when-at-Galle- http://www.dailymirror.lk/122317/-things-you-shouldn-t-miss-when-at-Galle- Galle is a destination that one shouldn’t miss in Sri Lanka! From the rich cultural heritage to the impeccable beaches, the seaside town in the southern coast of Sri Lanka

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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 09:30:11 +0000
Bolgoda: A Must Do Weekend Trip http://www.dailymirror.lk/121397/Bolgoda-A-Must-Do-Weekend-Trip http://www.dailymirror.lk/121397/Bolgoda-A-Must-Do-Weekend-Trip Away from the hustle-bustle of Colombo, Bolgoda is the perfect destination for anybody looking to enjoy their time in nature. Amidst greenery

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Tue, 03 Jan 2017 10:42:42 +0000
7 Must Do Things in Maldives! http://www.dailymirror.lk/119298/-Must-Do-Things-in-Maldives- http://www.dailymirror.lk/119298/-Must-Do-Things-in-Maldives- If you've seen a picture of the earth as the blue-green sphere, and are disillusioned by the fact that what you see hardly looks anything like it - there's hope

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Wed, 23 Nov 2016 14:40:59 +0000
Cinnamon Wild Yala introduces ‘Dining in the Dark’ for the first time in South Asia! http://www.dailymirror.lk/115411/Cinnamon-Wild-Yala-introduces-Dining-in-the-Dark-for-the-first-time-in-South-Asia- http://www.dailymirror.lk/115411/Cinnamon-Wild-Yala-introduces-Dining-in-the-Dark-for-the-first-time-in-South-Asia- Imagine taking a night time stroll in the forest. The sounds and smells of nature accompanied by a refreshing breeze, the tingling sense of awareness from the quiet,

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Wed, 07 Sep 2016 11:30:31 +0000
Sri LankaTourism poised for sustainable growth... http://www.dailymirror.lk/101259/sri-lankatourism-poised-for-sustainable-growth http://www.dailymirror.lk/101259/sri-lankatourism-poised-for-sustainable-growth The tourism industry of Sri Lanka is poised for growth to achieve sustainable development phase within the next few years, based on the strategic direction determined by the new government. ]]> Thu, 31 Dec 2015 05:25:54 +0000 Sri Lanka Tourism To Take-off Seasonal Celebrations at the Arcade Independence Square http://www.dailymirror.lk/99431/sri-lanka-tourism-to-take-off-seasonal-celebrations-at-the-arcade-independence-square http://www.dailymirror.lk/99431/sri-lanka-tourism-to-take-off-seasonal-celebrations-at-the-arcade-independence-square The Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) together with other tourism institutions under the Ministry of Tourism Development and Christian Religious Affairs will be organizing the ‘Tourism Fest with the spirit of Christmas’ from 19th to 23rd December 2015 at the Arcade, ]]> Mon, 14 Dec 2015 11:35:23 +0000 UnionPay offers tips to boost holiday sales http://www.dailymirror.lk/96657/unionpay-offers-tips-to-boost-holiday-sales http://www.dailymirror.lk/96657/unionpay-offers-tips-to-boost-holiday-sales ​According to the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority, Chinese tourists are the fastest growing group with over 164,000 visiting the island in the first nine months of this year, which represents a 73.6% increase.  ]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 06:22:23 +0000 Sri Lanka Tourism showcases at World Travel Mart London with 64 Industry Partners http://www.dailymirror.lk/94295/sri-lanka-tourism-showcases-at-world-travel-mart-london-with-64-industry-partners http://www.dailymirror.lk/94295/sri-lanka-tourism-showcases-at-world-travel-mart-london-with-64-industry-partners World Travel Market (WTM), the leading global event of Travel and Tourism Trade kicked off on 02nd November 2015 at the Excel Exhibition Hall, London, UK.  ]]> Fri, 06 Nov 2015 05:45:16 +0000 Sri Lanka Tourism comes board for ITB Asia 2015 Travel Show http://www.dailymirror.lk/94273/sri-lanka-tourism-comes-board-for-itb-asia-2015-travel-show http://www.dailymirror.lk/94273/sri-lanka-tourism-comes-board-for-itb-asia-2015-travel-show Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau participated to ITB Asia 2015 Travel Show that took place at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore from 21 - 23 October. ]]> Fri, 06 Nov 2015 04:33:14 +0000 Sri Lanka Tourism showcase “One Island, Thousand Treasures” at IFTM Travel Fair Paris , France 2015 http://www.dailymirror.lk/91761/sri-lanka-tourism-showcase-one-island-thousand-treasures-at-iftm-travel-fair-paris-france-2015 http://www.dailymirror.lk/91761/sri-lanka-tourism-showcase-one-island-thousand-treasures-at-iftm-travel-fair-paris-france-2015 Sri Lanka Tourism gathered momentum at the recently concluded IFTM Travel and Tourism Fair in Porte De Versailles –Paris, France, by making strong marketing statement for the country by showcasing the destination under the theme “Sri Lanka – One Island, Thousand Treasures”. ]]> Mon, 19 Oct 2015 06:46:05 +0000 Tourism Receipts touch $2.1 billion as at end September 2015 http://www.dailymirror.lk/90903/tourism-receipts-touch-2-1-billion-as-at-end-september-2015 http://www.dailymirror.lk/90903/tourism-receipts-touch-2-1-billion-as-at-end-september-2015 ​Sri Lanka's Tourism recorded the highest growth of 35.9% in September whilst tourism receipts reached 2.1 billion dollars as at end September 2015 which is ]]> Mon, 12 Oct 2015 06:34:53 +0000