Our tour finished with a night at the Mount Lavinia
Hotel, former residence of the Governor General, which has oodles of old-world charm - and the only private beach on the island.
According to the report, Shauketaly was on the phone to a colleague at the Sunday Leader on Friday evening at his home in Mount Lavinia
when the call was cut.
MS Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh and Virat Kohli headed off to Dehiwala- Mount Lavinia
, a suburb of Colombo that lies roughly 15 kilometres south of the city centre on Galle Road.
I would also like to thank our global partner Barclays, global final partners Unilever Sri Lanka Limited, Achievers Lanka Business School and official airline Sri Lanka Airlines for their support; as well as Mount Lavinia
Hotel for hosting the final, all the judges, and of course the army of student volunteers from across Sri Lanka," he added.
Out of these, 129 were selected as WorldStar winners 2009 by the jury in their meeting in Mount Lavinia
, a district of Columbia, Sri Lanka, on November 17 2009.
Our final port of call as our holiday draws rapidly to a close is at the Mount Lavinia
Hotel on the outskirts of Colombo.
After 10 days of activity, we kicked back and enjoyed the tranquil surroundings of Mount Lavinia
The privately owned bus had been heading to Colombo from Moratuwa when the explosion occurred in Mount Lavinia
, a suburban area just south of the capital.
But it was while they were staying at their favourite Mount Lavinia
hotel, the former residence of the governor of Sri Lanka, that Miss White collapsed and died after suffering a blood clot on her lungs.
SRI LANKA: Somak Holidays is offering a saving of pounds 100pp on a seven-night break at the Mount Lavinia
Hotel near Colombo.
Catherine Beamond, 24, of Lindley, will travel to Sri Lanka on July 24, and will spend four weeks in the country, helping with the post-tsunami clear-up operation in Mount Lavinia
, Dehiwala and Moratuwa.
Top hotels include: The Colombo Hilton;Kandalama Hotel, Kandalma; Earl's Regency Hotel, Kandy; Tea Factory Hotel, Nuwara-Eliya; Triton Hotel, Ahungalla; Mount Lavinia
Hotel, Mt Lavinia; Galle face Hotel, Colombo; T aj Samundra Hotel; and the Hotel Lanka Oberoi, Colombo.