Yala National Park Information Centre
Yala national park is famous for Leopards. But our tough luck that only on that fateful day, none of the approx. 100 cars in the jungle could spot even a single leopard. We did spot a few jackals outside the jungle boundaries though. Nothing rare except that. Before going on a safari, it would be good to check if its a holiday in SL or if the weather's too hot.
Amanwella is set within a coconut grove facing a crescent moon shaped beach in Tangalle on the southern coast of Sri Lanka. Each of the 30 suites here are bungalow-villa style with their own plunge pools, crisp white linens (very signature Aman) and terraces facing the beach. Designed by Sri Lanka’s famous architect Geoffrey Bawas, Amanwella, is clean and contemporary; completely in contrast to it’s sister property Amangalla in Galle. And though nothing for me could match the essence of old world beauty that won me over at Amangalla, Amanwella had many offerings of its own.