Gal Vihara, Polonnaruwa - Colombo, Sri Lanka: This sculptured image of the Seated Buddha is one of 4 images carved out of one piece of Granite dating back to the Century and is considered the finest work of its kind
Pinnawala, Sabaragamuwa River, Sri Lanka - herds of elephants often come to this river to drink, you'll almost ALWAYS see a bunch here! Can't go to Sri Lanka without seeing some of these guys - one of the best places in the world to see Elephants.
Kandalama Hotel Exterior Designed by Sri Lanka's best-known architect, Geoffrey Bawa, the Kandalama hotel was built as an environmental hotel. The jungle outside is free to climb the walls of the hotel, and in the rooms the life of the jungle is litera
Another trip to Sri Lanka is in order! Seetha Amman Kovil in Seetha Eliya, Sri Lanka. It is believed that Sitha was held captive here by the king Ravana as told in the Hindu epic, Ramayana. (photo by Bigumacku)
The Moonstone to Buddha, Sri Lanka: Former ancient temple ruins in Anuradhapura. The intricately carved bottom stone is called the ‘Moonstone’ & the steps lead to a still intact, sitting Buddha / Photography by Joshua Paul Shefman