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Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 06.11 GMT

Leopards, surfing, curry: A great Sri Lankan odyssey - CNN


CNN in its report by Andrew Demaria states that leopards, surfing, curry lead to a great Sri Lankan odyssey. The report is based on one of series by CNNGo TV.

The report says leopards are the main draw at Yala National Park. It states one of the biggest surprises of the visits was the layout of Yala National Park, located about 300 kilometers southeast of Colombo.

The report comments on Sri Lankan food stating ‘traditional Sri Lankan dinners have seemingly endless curry options. Like the safari, Sri Lankan curry is highly photogenic’.

Stating that Sri Lankan curry meal is a combination of many curries and dishes, which may or may not consist of plates of things like chicken black curry, prawn curry, lady's finger curry, dhal, beetroot curry, sambol rice and papadum, the report says the options of the menus are endless.

Mentioning the beaches of Sri Lanka the report says ‘with clean beaches, good transport infrastructure and few others to drop in on your wave, the coastline is gaining popularity not only as a surf destination but for its other natural offerings.

Following is the link to the full report published in CNN yesterday (March 25).






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