You are tired of the cold, the rain and the sleet and only getting a few hours of sunshine in a day? Now that Christmas and the nice atmosphere around it are over winter depression is not far. But why freeze and be in a shitty mood when you can also get away for a… Read more »
There is an island in the Indian Ocean that promises the perfect adventure: Sri Lanka! I’ve visited this relatively undiscovered country twice and love to come here to surf, but also because of the amazing nature and wild animals. In addition, there’s one cool adventure after another waiting for you: whether night safaris, jungle trekking,… Read more »
If you ever ask me what I like to do in addition to traveling and adventuring, my answer is always very clear: surfing! For me, there’s simply no better feeling than the moment, after lots of waiting and hard paddling, to finally stand up on my board and ride the perfect wave. Line has also… Read more »
A young leopard (>1 year old) at a Safari with Leopard Safaris at Yala National Park in Sri Lanka. Disclaimer: I was invited by Leopard Safaris to participate in this Safari. All thoughts and comments are my own! Read more »
In May I visited Sri Lanka for a spontaneous visa run. I didn’t plan anything and therefore once I arrived in Colombo y took a taxi down to the southern part of the island. Where I heard that they have some good breaks for surfing. Ahangama – quiet and isolated place that never heard the… Read more »
Weligama Beach is located in southern Sri Lanka. It’s a good beach for intermediate surfers who enjoy a good surf and like to relax at a beach bar without too many people around the beach or in the water. Weligama is not very known yet but some development started in the area and tourism will… Read more »
It was Friday afternoon; the sun was setting slowly over the Yala National Park. We were a group of 6, including our guide and a spotter of Leopard Safaris, who were driving us on a dirt road in the middle of the Sri Lankan bush trying to spot wild leopards. In this National Park there… Read more »
What an awesome sight when we turned around the corner with leopard safaris a couple of weeks ago at the Yala National Park in Sri Lanka. That female leopard was standing at the side of a dirt road and didn’t care at all that we were standing only a couple of meters away from it.… Read more »
Staying in Hotels or even in Hostels all the time can be expensive and tiring after a while. Therefore I decided to live a little like a local while traveling. During my last trip to Sri Lanka, I stayed in a nice house in the capital. I have rented some holiday houses previously with my… Read more »
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I love the adventure and I cannot get enough from travelling! I’m happy to share my best travel tips and personal stories on Off The Path with you, so that you can travel the world like I do!