Ultimate Sri Lanka for Tea Addicts

A Little History Lesson It started with a single camellia sinesis plant brought from China in 1824 by the British, who had colonized the island then known as Ceylon in 1801.┬áThe plant was to be displayed in the Royal Botanical Gardens outside Kandy; but it has since grown into a $1.5 billion export business for…

Traditional Christmas Dishes to Feed Your Wanderlust

I recently had a chat with Amanda Kendle from NotABallerina about what it’s like to travel at Christmas, and I haven’t been able to stop thinking about all the different customs we have around the world for this time of the year. Being a traditionally Western concept, it’s unusual to experience Christmas in a country…