When holidaying here was a genteel affair #srilanka

When holidaying here was a genteel affair

It is 50 years ago this month that the Ceylon Tourist Board was established marking the official commencement of planned tourism development and regulation in Sri Lanka. The Board – now known as Sri Lanka Tourism – was the successor to the Government Tourist Bureau that had offices in Colombo, London and Bombay. Tourists, however, had been coming here on holiday since the 19th Century, which is when many hotels still in business today first opened.

http://www.sundaytimes.lk/160605/plus/when-holidaying-here-was-a-genteel-affair-196304.html

Björn Arvidsson

Founder and General Manager, Razormind
Stockholm, Sweden
Sweden Sri Lanka Business Council, Chairman of board
Skål International Stockholm, Member of board
+4670-594 19 30
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