Shakti in Sri Lanka

It's not always easy staying healthy on the road. If you have food allergies, or are following a vegan diet, it can be hard to find a green smoothie when you desperately need one, right? Fear not! I'm currently travelling through Sri Lanka on my 'Shakti Food Safari' and exploring all the best places to EAT and STAY on the island. Follow me on Instagram or Facebook for more travel tips and beautiful scenes from paradise. If you've seen something you like, try searching for it here.

 
 

Leopard trails, yala

I'm lucky to say I have had some pretty surreal experiences in Sri Lanka... but by far the most magical moments were in Yala National Park at Leopard Trails. Read more on how I locked eyes with a leopard...

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavillions

Imagined as a place for holistic healing for the mind, body and soul, Ayurveda Pavillions is a haven of comfort and serenity. It offers ancient healing treatments, yoga & plant-based cuisine... 

ceylon sliders, weligama

The brainchild of Swedish couple and fellow travel bloggers, Linn & Petter, Ceylon Sliders exudes a sense of effortless chill in it's palm-fringed tropical courtyard that catches the sea breeze...

café kumbuk, colombo

As soon as I walked into the courtyard of Café Kumbuk, I felt instantly relaxed. It's a calming space away from the hustle and bustle of Colombo, and it just has that indescribable vibe that made me feel at home...

Poonie's kitchen, galle

Enter the eclectic and quirky courtyard cafe of Poonie's Kitchen in Galle Fort. Cue the tropical colour palette and quirky decor, the Araliya branches and dangling charms swaying in the breeze...

owl & the pussycat, talpe

Be swept away by the romance and opulence of The Owl and the Pussycat on Sri Lanka's stunning coast, watching the waves roll in as you sip a fruity mocktail and dance by the light of the moon... 

the theva residency, kandy

Just when I needed it the most, my prayers were answered! Check out my latest edition of 'Shakti Stays' where I head high up into the clouds above the ancient city of Kandy to bliss out for a night at The Theva Residency...

life food, colombo

Take a little stroll along the lakeside to Life Food café where I discover ionised water, awesome soy milk lattes and cheeky cauliflower 'rice' in chaotic Colombo's latest pocket-sized healthy hotspot...

top 5 breakfast spots, colombo

So, I'm settling into Colombo life and starting to LOVE this city! And so, I thought I'd write up a little "insiders guide" for anyone who doesn't have the luxury of time (and patience) to track down that which you crave...

black cat bed & breakfast

if there's one place that has always made me feel at home, whilst still having JUST enough of that exotic flavour about that keeps my nomad spirit happy, it's Black Cat Bed & Breakfast....