Roots & Culture

July 24, 2017 0

Galle always had something about it beyond its postcard appeal in certain areas that attract scores of tourists, local and foreign. The Fort has transformed…

Southern Wavelengths

July 21, 2017 0

Old fisherman philosopher watching waves eternal never stepping, on same beach twice… ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Surfer #1: Broooo! Surfing is like the best man! It’s life, it’s love, it’s bliss, surfing’s like…

Hot In April

April 20, 2016 0

Who can eat in this heat? I have to tell you, I am running out of patience and sweating does not become me. This is…

Nestled within the wild forests of Habarana, is the sprawling Habarana Village by Cinnamon. Originally built as far back as 1976, this property has gone…

Feel Their Pain

April 20, 2016 0

This has been an incredibly painful magazine to compile. With every visit to Dehiwala Zoo, we saw suffering. In fact, LT went looking for it,…

Better Uses

April 20, 2016 0

The zoo has over 300 employees, of which only a handful are skilled or qualified to work with animals. We believe there are better uses…

Dehiwala Death List

April 20, 2016 1

There is no way of knowing the actual numbers of animals dying at Dehiwala Zoo, but a brief search online, revealed the following casualties: April…

What Happens Next?

April 20, 2016 0

By now we hope you are in agreement with us: the zoo must be shut down. Closing the zoo doesn’t quite solve the problem however.…

The Zoo Powers That Be

April 20, 2016 1

BREAKING NEWS Shortly before going into print, LT learned that Samantha Gunasekara, the Rtd Deputy Director, Sri Lanka Customs – Biodiversity Unit, who we know…