Minneriya National Park Elephant Safari, Sri Lanka.

After spending time in Thailand and being educated on the extremely cruel ways of much of  the animal related tourism, like the Tiger Temple or elephant trekking companies, I am always very wary of doing anything “animal related” on holiday which is why I was initially unsure as to whether or not an Elephant Photo Safari was…

Nihonbashi, Colombo, Sri Lanka

The second of the Sri Lankan restaurants on Asia’s Top 50 list, Nihonbashi http://nihonbashi.lk was founded in 1995 by Chef Dharshan Munidasa, who has both Sri Lankan and Japanese heritage. I had been very excited to visit Nihonbashi in order to see how this heritage would play out on their menu and after a delicious meal…

Galle Face Hotel, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Built in 1864, the Galle Face Hotel is said to be one of the oldest hotels East of the Suez. Since then it has played host to countless celebrities and members of the worlds royal families, with famous guests including Vivien Leigh, Prince Philip and Emperor Hirohito.

My 5 Favourite Food Destinations.

Beirut, Lebanon When I was first offered the opportunity to go and work in Beirut back in 2009, it is safe to say that it was the Lebanese cuisine – not to mention the wine – that lured me there without so much as a second thought.