The Moonstone to Buddha, Sri Lanka: Former ancient temple ruins in Anuradhapura. The intricately carved bottom stone is called the ‘Moonstone’ & the steps lead to a still intact, sitting Buddha / Photography by Joshua Paul Shefman
Sigiriya ,Sri Lanka: King Kasyapa AD) built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion.
Eye Kandy one of the most distinctive cities in Sri Lanka offers much more than a Tooth Temple and undulating tea plantations. The bohemian vibe and wonderful architecture are plenty of other reasons to jet to the island nation.
'Climbing Adam’s Peak was my most magical experience in Sri Lanka. Among lights glowing in the darkness and the smell of ginger, I relished pilgrims’ chants and encouraging cheerful smiles. Reaching the freezing top of the sacred