What’s It Like To Spend Avurudu Away From Colombo

The article was first published at Yoho Bed Blog A country with an abundance of public holidays and festivals, the Sinhala and Tamil New Year also known as “Avurudu” is just around the corner. During this time of the year schools go on holiday, people close shop, government offices close for the season and even the private…

Tropical Fashion All Year Around

This article was first published at Yoho Bed Blog As a tropical country with warm weather all year round, it’s common to find a constant flux of foreign tourists in the island. Some come here in search of beautiful tranquil beaches while others crave warm weather. With tropics come tropical fashion. In the recent past Sri Lanka…

Best Places To Spend The Day At Yoho Properties

The article was first published in Yoho Bed blog How do you like the idea of getting away just for the day? Whether alone, family or even with a group of friends, the idea of spending the day at hotel, villa or bungalow can make you feel dreamy. Imagine chilling by the pool with some…

Desserts and Late Nights in Colombo

The article was first published on Yoho Bed Blog Desserts are usually something we indulge in after a main meal. Sometimes we maybe in a mood for some post-dinner dessert or late night sugar fix while hanging out with friends or family over some cake or pudding. Here, we have put together our favourite places…

How To Save While You Travel

The article was first published on the Yoho Bed Blog We all love to travel but more often than not, time and money might not be on our side. But still we crave travel, obviously and wonder how travel bloggers do this all the time. But the question is how? Is it to have smart picks, different…

Ratnapura: The City Of Gems

The article was first published on the Yoho bed Blog Sri Lanka is known for the blue sapphires all around the world. We have three of the world’s largest blue sapphires including the blue belle, which is popular among the British and star of India that is displayed at the New York Museum of Natural history. Located…

Kite Flying In Sri Lanka

This article was first published on Yoho Bed Blog Kite flying is a popular hobby among children and adults for generations now. During school holidays it’s not uncommon to find the streets or open fields of your city with children (and adults alike!) running around with balls of string in their hands with their kites…

Travel Packing Guide For Boys

The article was first published on the Yoho Bed Blog While most (if not all!) girls love packing and the joy that comes with prepping for a trip, let’s be honest, not all boys can be as organised when it comes to travelling. However, that does not stop them from getting together and going on holidays, adventures with their buddies. When…

Machan Trips For You Bros

The article was first published on the Yoho Bed Blog When it comes to travelling with your machans*, a famous Sri Lankan slang used among the brotherhood in Sri Lanka, our country maybe small but offers a wide range of choices for some of the best bro trips toancient cities, up country and low country tea plantations, wildlife sanctuaries, trekking…

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

The article was first published on the Yoho Bed Blog It may be bunch of friends from your childhood, school or work but when we girls get together we know how much we love to have fun. Sri Lanka is one of those diverse countries filled with tea plantations, wildlife, beaches and mountains and this…

Best Wildlife Destinations in Sri Lanka – Marine Mammals and Turtles

This article was first published on the Yoho Bed Blog Did you know Sri Lanka is one of the best wildlife watching destinations in the world because you can see them all year around? From dolphins to whales, leopards, elephants, birds and butterflies, we have it all. Marine mammals in particular are seen in the…

Travel Packing Guide For Girls

This article was first published on the Yoho Bed Blog When planning a trip, packing to go on the trip can be stressful. However, if you plan ahead you will be able to save time, money and energy all because of correct packing techniques! Take it from me, I have been there and done that. I…