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.
The Essential Travel Guide to Sri Lanka (Infographic)
Established in 1988 to protect Sri Lanka’s turtles from extinction it has since released around million baby turtles into the wild. The hatchery buries the eggs in sand, and when they hatch around 50 days later