Sri lanka is a country with a unique historical record of civilization spanning over a period of several centuries before and after birth of christ.
Indians, Portuguese, Dutch and British have all left their marks at this teardrop-shaped Island, making it a unique mix of ancient cities,monumants, colonial architecture and religions.
Sri lanka is a country of multiple ethnicities, but the two most prominent are the Sinhalese and the Sri lankan Tamils. The Sinhalese make up around 75% of the total population that is estimated around 20 million people (2018) and are concentrated in the central and southwestern parts of the country. The Tamils make up around 12% of the total population and are thus the largest minority present in the country.
Fruit and Curry
For a small counrty, you will amaze by the varieties of food sri lanka can offer.Rice and curry is the main dish of most sri lankans. Rice is served either boiled or steamed and accompanied by various curries. I must say if you want to taste the true heart of Sri lanka , it should be through its food.