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Thursday, May  02, 2013 - 5.57 GMT
Resilience and kindness of Sri Lankans are the nation's greatest assets


Beautiful beaches, animal safaris, tea plantations, ancient temples, elephants, turtles and leopards make for a wonderful and variety-filled holiday ó all on one small island. And I cannot say enough about the warmth and hospitality of the Sri Lankan people. Their resilience and kindness are the nationís greatest assets, Frederica Dunn wrote in Alexandria Times after visiting Sri Lanka.

Despite a history of civil war and the setbacks of 2004ís tsunami, Sri Lankans are determined and optimistic. Theyíre proud of their heritage, eager to see you smile and quick to return one when you do, wrote Dunn.

Rich in history and natural beauty as well as home to a magnificent coastline and warm and welcoming people, itís the top tourist destination of the year.

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