Sri Lanka

Clingendael, Kandy, Sri Lanka

Words: Kirsten Durward    Photos: Monica Tindall High in the rolling hills of Kandy, in the very heart of Sri Lanka, lies a hideaway of unparalleled privacy, colonial luxury and impeccable taste. Stepping through the entrance gateway, we are instantly entranc…

Residence by Uga Escapes, Colombo

Residence by Uga Escapes, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Words: Kirsten Durward   Photos: Monica Tindall Swirl up to the colonial columns of Residence by Uga Escapes in leafy Park Street and be welcomed into a sanctuary of serenity within the bustling hub of Colombo. This is one of those hotels you want to stay at, where t…

Amangalla, Galle, Sri Lanka

Dinner, Amangalla, Galle, Sri Lanka

Words: Kirsten Durward    Photos: Monica Tindall An imposing colonial building, formerly a Dutch military post is now a grand and elegant hotel. Indeed formerly known as the New Oriental Hotel, the property has hosted hospitality since the 19th Century.  Now ma…