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Honeymoon Destinations that won't Break your Bank Account

After the roller coster ride of wedding planning,  your honeymoon is going to be your first distraction-free opportunity to enjoy some quality time with your spouse. Your honeymoon  should be a relaxing time for the two of you while also meeting your travel goals, style and above all things, your budget. We think it is really important to curate a honeymoon experience that is not going to financially overwhelm you and your significant other.  We curated travel experiences and destinations that are luxe yet affordable. The rates that we have included are rough estimates so that you have a better idea of what you would pay before you shortlisted a destination. We strongly recommend consulting Classic Travels for current rates and travel information. The company is known...

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07 Splurge-worthy Skincare Beauty Products available in Colombo for the Bride-To-Be

Some of you requested a list of premium skincare recommendations that you could invest in before your big day. As always, we are always happy to oblige. Here’s our top seven picks: 1) Face wash - Lancôme Comforting Cleanser (Exclusivelines.lk) Rs.5950  With honey and sweet almond extracts, this cleanser is gentle enough to use on sensitive skin yet effective at removing all traces of makeup. The creamy emollient- rich formula won’t strip the natural oils from your skin. 2) Toner - Vitamin E Hydrating toner (The body shop) Rs. 3200 The Body Shop Vitamin E Toner contain no alcohol. This is a huge plus because alcohol containing toners  increase the  chances of  hyperpigmentation as a result of the alcohol irritating...

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Incredible Local Honeymoon Destinations That You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

While we appreciate the excitement of a honeymoon overseas, we do realise that some newlyweds have time and budgetary constraints. Since most of you have already visited the well known destinations within the island, we decided to compile a list of local hideaways that you probably may never have come across before. 1. The Ark, Kalutara  Located in Matugama, Kalutara, The Ark is an open plan bungalow that really does resemble its namesake. The inspiration for the building came from the structure of a contemporary watch hut. The property is nestled on a side of a hillock and is surrounded by lush greenery. 2. Villa vista, Haputale  Villa Vista overlooks the Haputale mountain range as well as the jungles of...

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10 Unconventional Celebrity Engagement Rings

Almost every girl out there is waiting for that moment when they see their partner on bended knee (or however he decides to do it) asking you to do them the honour of being their wife! After that whole moment has passed, eventually there are going to be those cute Instagram posts with captions like ‘I said yes’ or ‘He liked it, so he put a ring on it!’ so you can share the excitement with your loved ones. The focus obviously (apart from the celebration of your upcoming nuptials) will be on what kind of ring is on your finger. I personally would like a simple blue Sapphire white gold ring (note that down, future husband!), but there truly...

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Wedding Venues in Colombo for 2020

When considering the most crucial aspects of a wedding, picking your wedding venue comes in right at the top. Second in importance only to the life partner you've selected. With several new additions featuring in the list of wedding venues in Colombo, it can be somewhat challenging to gather all the details you require to narrow your search. If you're currently experiencing this, we're about to make life infinitely simpler for you! We've compiled an extensive list of the minimum menu prices at each venue, to assist your search for the perfect venue for your wedding. The venues have been listed in order of least expensive to most expensive, for ease of selection. 1. Taj Samudra, Colombo   Rs.5,500 Nett...

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