It is no coincidence that Serendipity is also the local name for the incomparable holiday island of Sri Lanka.
Often known as the Pearl of the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka scores where tradition accepts modernism in every aspect, capturing the best of all worlds.
It basks in year round glorious sunshine, and no less than seven world heritage sites.
With its mix of culture, religion, art, craft, festivals and costumes, visitors cannot help but be enchanted with this holiday island.
Best time to go: A year-round destination boasting of balanced rain and sun
Flying time: 11 hours
Our preferred airlines: Sri Lankan Airlines, British Airways, Emirates
Visa required?: All nationalities require a visa which can be obtained on arrival or prior to travel.