We have launched a new independent website aimed at people searching for a surf lesson in Sri Lanka; please share and support this resource aimed at enabling all instructors to advertise for free; srilankasurflessons.com. If you know of anyone who should be included please let us know.
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The Arugam Bay Traveller is going islandwide with a new taxi sharing website. Please give it your support by sharing and using; srilankataxishare.com.
Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA) The easiest method to get a 30 day tourist visit visa is by applying online for an Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA). The only countries exempt from needing an ETA are Singapore, the Maldives and the Seychelles. The official website to get an ETA is: www.eta.gov.lk There are many other unofficial websites which …
Take extra care when using ATMs as card skimming seems to be on the rise, especially in the Kandy area. Read the Sri Lankan Sunday Times article here.