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Sri Lanka Calling : Volume 1, No.39



Greetings from Sri Lanka!




Sri Lanka Tourisms stakeholders are all set and ready to participate at the mega international event of the year, in Germany from 5th to 9th March -the International Tourismus Brse (ITB) in Messe Berlin, Berlin.

A 48 strong delegation comprising officials, hoteliers, tour operators, travel agents, and associate companies will travel to Berlin to showcase destination Sri Lanka to the world. In the 402 square metre area allocated to Sri Lanka, among other attractions there will be stalls with service providers presenting information on their products while Ayurvedha treatment, mask carving and a gem studded elephant on display will be star attractions. A traditional Sri Lankan dance troupe complete with traditional drummers will specially fly over to Berlin to participate in promoting destination Sri Lanka to the world, while The Mavericks the German country music band scheduled to visit Sri Lanka in mid March, will make a guest appearance.


Sri Lanka Calling congratulates the Sri Lankan Team on their stellar performance at the 5th World Carrom Championships in Cannes, France.

On beating India, winning the Gold and being crowned world champions, the Sri Lankan mens team made Sri Lanka proud in Cannes France, where the Sri Lankan contingent received much accolades bringing honour and glamour to Sri Lanka a land like no other.




Peter and Lyn Gayler from Britain, on their 25th visit to Sri Lanka and the 22nd to Tropical Villas at Beruwela, celebrated their 1000th night in Sri Lanka on 1st February at a special felicitation to mark the event, at Tropical Villas.

Lyn Gayler in a jubilant mood said It was really a nice feeling to go down memory lane. Some years we have been visiting Sri Lanka three times a year for at least two weeks per visit and we insist on getting the same room at this cosy resort Having first visited Sri Lanka in 1995 the Gaylers are enamoured by Sri Lanka and Beruwela in particular. For details on the location visit


Sri Lanka Calling warmly welcome celebrity writers Gael Le Bellego for GLAMOUR, Elisabeth Schneiter for LES ECHOS SERIE LIMITEE, Michle Hispar
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