June 17, 2019

This is part of a series of letters I wrote to our guests after the horrible Easter Bombings that took place April 21st, 2019. It had such a positive response that I thought it would be good to share thoughts of the situation from inside as it transpired.

Part 3, June 1...

May 22, 2019

This is part of a series of letters I wrote to our guests after the horrible Easter Bombings that took place April 21st, 2019. It had such a positive response that I thought it would be good to share thoughts of the situation from inside as it transpired.

Part 2, May 22...

May 2, 2019

This is part of a series of letters I wrote to our guests after the horrible Easter Bombings that took place April 21st, 2019. It had such a positive response that I thought it would be good to share thoughts of the situation from inside as it transpired.

Part 1, May 2...

April 26, 2019

On October 26th 2018, the President of Sri Lanka attempted to overthrow his Prime Minister through an unconstitutional coup d’etat, replacing him with the leader of the Opposition party. The country was caught dumbfounded at the arrogance of this move. We had just vote...

February 7, 2019

Booking.com Guest Reviews Award

On our second year of operations we won this award in 2016. We have won every year since then in 2017 and now 2018. We started at 8.8, then 9.0 and now 9.1! The best thing about this is it shows we are getting better every year! The press...

January 21, 2019

It's time to review our six months progress. We started to build our permaculture farm in June 2018. During this period we came across many challenges and hard lessons. In order to be honest with ourselves we want to recount many of the failures and lessons learned. He...

December 14, 2018

Welcome to The Spice Trail, your home in Arugam Bay. We had Outsight Creations pay us a visit and make us an awesome video which completely shows off the lifestyle here in A-bay. Dive in and see what we mean :)