So good are Sri Lankan curries that this expat craves them when he returns to Australia.
So much superb tea, so little time, alongside hip decor, top-drawer coffee and tempting treats.
With unrest well behind it, Sri Lanka's capital is refurbishing magnificent colonial buildings, erecting hotels with ocean views and adding to its already lively cafe and dining scene.
An innovative oasis of Japanese calm and the perfect counterpoint to the hustle of Colombo.
Of the world's top 100 airlines, SriLankan came 95th - but that doesn't show in the passenger experience.
Bringing Sri Lankan gin, gracious service and nifty pod design to the in-flight table.
Maniumpathy is magnificent - a fine, rewarding alternative to a stay in a larger hotel.
The waterfront hotel that pulls in diplomats, movie stars and travellers.