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Bombat Extras Unleashed! 04

Negombo’s Bombay Velvet Bollywood movie maniac extras unleashed!

Mar. 16 | by by [vsw id="LkamZnMM_aA&feature" source="youtube" width="600" height="450" autoplay="no"] Negombo’s neophyte Bollywood stars Rebeca ‘La’ Camara and Andy... Read more»

Beach

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A Negombo beachside hotel where great memories are born and take root

Apr. 17 | by by   Negombo hotelier Royston De Zilwe has 30 years of experience in Sri Lanka travel and tourism. He knows what he’s talking about, and right now he’s talking about... Read more»

Hotels

Beach Lodge Hotel 04

A Negombo beachside hotel where great memories are born and take root

Apr. 17 | by by   Negombo hotelier Royston De Zilwe has 30 years of experience in Sri Lanka travel and tourism. He knows what he’s talking about, and right now he’s talking about... Read more»

Music

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Negombo Cheshire Home named best in the west!

Feb. 23 | by by By Ayoma Nethsingha The 2014 Western Seaton Cheshire Home singalong in Negombo on February 22 was a resounding success.  It followed the announcement that Cheshire Home... Read more»

Places

Bombat Extras Unleashed! 04

Negombo’s Bombay Velvet Bollywood movie maniac extras unleashed!

Mar. 16 | by by [vsw id="LkamZnMM_aA&feature" source="youtube" width="600" height="450" autoplay="no"] Negombo’s neophyte Bollywood stars Rebeca ‘La’ Camara and Andy... Read more»

Restaurants

The victorious Rodeo team celebrate their triumph.

Negombo cricketing crescendo sees Rodeo romp home worthy winners!

Mar. 17 | by by   Rodeo pub restaurant has romped home easy winners of Negombo’s annual Beachside Bars cricket match thanks to hard-hitting man-of-the-match Chaminda. In one innings... Read more»

Shops

Women from the nearby village of Thalahena hand paint and embroider greetings cards, cushions, fabrics, and other beautiful artefacts inspired by traditional Sri Lankan folk art and design.

Negombo crafts shop helps fishermen’s wives

Jan. 4 | by by For generations, fishermen have made a living on Negombo lagoon in Western Province by using traditional methods in tune with the environment and their pace of life. But... Read more»

Tours

The Cinnamon Group of Hotels partnered with Miss France Pageant 2014, where 33 finalists of the Miss France 2014 contest were hosted by the Cinnamon Hotels and Resorts for one week in the country, in association with Sri Lankan Airlines.

How will shock ‘losing its lustre’ tourism report impact on Negombo?

Jan. 31 | by by   A splash headline in the Daily Mirror—Sri Lanka tourism in 2013: the good, the bad and the ugly—might have been written with Negombo in mind. The 3,000-word report... Read more»

What's On

Nirmalie with some of her works on show and for sale at Dolce Vita restaurant in Negombo.

Negombo needlewoman Nirmalie exhibits embroidery works

Mar. 2 | by by   By Ayoma Nethsingha Negombo artist Nirmalie Jayakody held an exhibition of her cross-stitching works at Dolce Vita restaurant in Negombo on Sunday. Nirmalie started... Read more»