Jonny Blair in Pinnawala Sri Lanka

Thirsty Thursdays: Having a Beer in an Elephant Souvenir Shop in Pinnawala, Sri Lanka

As Thirsty Thursdays go this ranks as one of the most obscure! I had spent a week or so in Sri Lanka, touring around. It was a special trip because my parents had joined me and my girlfriend – I only see my parents once at year at most these days. It got to the Read more about Thirsty Thursdays: Having a Beer in an Elephant Souvenir Shop in Pinnawala, Sri Lanka[…]

Jonny Blair at a tea factory in Haputale

Visiting Dambatenne Tea Factory, Haputale, Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka, tea is the national drink. Well it has to be! Every day almost every nationality in the world will sip a liquid that was made from leaves grown here in the mysterious hills of Sri Lanka. I made the trip to the valleys and hills at Haputale in Sri Lanka to the Read more about Visiting Dambatenne Tea Factory, Haputale, Sri Lanka[…]

Jonny Blair trying devilled beef in Kurunegala

Friday’s Featured Food: Sri Lankan Devilled Beef

Today’s Friday’s Featured Food is a recent one! I have been checking out Sri Lanka for the first time this month and added a few of the local foods to my “tried that” list. Today I focus on Devilled Beef. I tried it in Kurunegala in Sri Lanka. I love beef – that and bacon Read more about Friday’s Featured Food: Sri Lankan Devilled Beef[…]

Things to see and do in Kurunegala Sri Lanka

Things to do in Kurunegala, Sri Lanka

I love going off the beaten track on my travels, and that probably explains why the town of Kurunegala in Sri Lanka ranks highly with me. Despite this not being on the normal tourist trail, I enjoyed the town and found there are a few cool things to do in Kurunegala. Some of them are Read more about Things to do in Kurunegala, Sri Lanka[…]

Jonny Blair at Don't Stop Living heads whale watching in Sri Lanka

Whale Watching in Mirissa, Sri Lanka

This week saw me arrive in Sri Lanka for the first time. It has been a very busy week travel wise, one of the highlights of which was going whale watching in Mirissa on Sri Lanka’s south coast. Shy and unknown, Mirissa doesn’t even make my map of this magical island, yet somehow it’s a Read more about Whale Watching in Mirissa, Sri Lanka[…]

Jonny Blair of Don't Stop Living tells us How to get a Sri Lanka Visa

How To Get A Sri Lanka Visa

I aim to give excellent expert first hand experiences on all the aspects of my travels to help you on your way. Just two weeks ago I got my first ever Visa for Sri Lanka. It’s not very difficult to get so I thought, I’d give you a very quick and easy rundown of how Read more about How To Get A Sri Lanka Visa[…]