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How Much Does a Trip to Sri Lanka Cost?

September 12, 2019
king coconut in sri lanka how much does it cost to visit sri lanka

Sri Lanka is now up there in the top places to visit in Asia. Most of us know Asia for being pretty cheap and reasonable to travel around, especially for those of us coming from a Western Country but how cheap is Sri Lanka, how much money do you need to take to Sri Lanka, and how much does a trip to Sri Lanka cost?…

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7 of the Best & Coolest Cafes in Mirissa, Sri Lanka!

September 10, 2019
smoothie bowl in Shady lane cafe mirissa | best cafes in Mirissa

Mirissa on the South Coast of Sri Lanka is one of the most popular beaches to visit in Sri Lanka! The beach is good, the surf is good and it’s home to that oh so famous coconut tree hill that you’ve probably seen many photos of on Instagram! And if you haven’t been, here’s what it looks like: What Mirissa is also known for, as…

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Is August a Good Time to Visit Sri Lanka??

September 8, 2019
Kandy | Sri Lanka weather in August

August is an annoying time to visit Asia because a lot of Asian Countries are experiencing the monsoon rain in August, it’s incredibly hot, or both! When researching the best places in Asia to visit in August, Sri Lanka came up a number of times because it’s said that there’s never a bad time to visit Sri Lanka as it’s an all year round destination,…

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How to see Little Adam’s Peak AND the Nine Arch Bridge together in Ella!

September 6, 2019
Red train going over Ella's Nine Arch Bridge

Little Adam’s Peak and the Nine Arch Bridge in Ella are two of the most popular places to visit in Ella and the good news is is that both of these Ella attractions are pretty much next to each other and they are in walking distance from Ella Town. In fact, they are so close together that it would be silly to see the Nine…

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A Guide on Where To Visit in Sri Lanka on Your First Trip!

September 4, 2019
beach with palm trees and blue sky | best places to visit in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a pretty small country, especially compared to its closest country India, and it’s not made up of lots of islands like Indonesia and the Philippines, however I still struggled on how to plan my trip to Sri Lanka, where to go in Sri Lanka and the best Sri Lanka itinerary because from what I could see online, it didn’t seem that easy…

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Is Sri Lanka Safe For Female Travellers? Tips for Solo Travel in Sri Lanka.

September 2, 2019
ellie quinn solo in sri lanka opposite sigiriya rock | solo female travel in Sri Lanka

To be honest, this isn’t a post I thought I’d have to write. From what I knew about Sri Lanka it doesn’t have a bad reputation for not being safe for female travellers, especially solo female travellers, not like countries like India, or the Middle East do, however, there were times during my 3 week Sri Lanka backpacking trip that as a female solo traveller,…

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Wander To India for HOLI – Women’s 2 Week March Group Tour!

August 31, 2019
ellie quinn in jodphur india

WANDER TO INDIA WITH ELLIE QUINN Sun 1st March – Sat 14th March 2020 New Delhi – Agra – Jaipur  – Pushkar – Homestay for Holi – Jodhpur – New Delhi In collaboration with India Someday.   Overview of the Tour Namaste! I am very excited to tell you about the Holi tour that I am running in India in March 2020! After the success of…

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How to Show Proof of an Onward Flight WITHOUT Paying for a Flight!

August 25, 2019
jeju air proof of onward travel

There are certain countries that we travel to which ask for proof of an onward ticket when you check-in at your departing airport. From what I understand this is to show that you do not plan on staying in this country and have the funds to leave as you already have a flight out should you run out of money there. This can prove tricky…

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Arugam Bay Travel Guide – Surf Spots, Yoga, Cafes, Day Trips & Parties!

August 23, 2019
Arugam Bay Travel Guide

Arugam Bay on Sri Lanka’s East Coast is a traveller’s dream. It’s full of good people, good vibes, good food, good waves, good parties, and lots of yoga! Arugam Bay is the type of place that people visit for 2 nights and end up staying for one week in Arugam Bay, so be prepared! To help you get the best out of Arugam Bay, or…

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I’m Ellie Quinn!

I’m a travel addict who has been travelling on and off since 2010. In the Summer of 2018 I quit my office job in London, left my flat and I now travel and blog full time! Yes, I’m living that dream!

I created this blog to share my best travel tips with you to help you travel better, save money and visit some hidden gems! Be sure to follow me on Instagram and you can read more about me here!





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