Spotlight on Jaffna

In Jaffna, life is different to that of the rest of the country. SriLankaInStyle are on the road again and recently rediscovered a land that is fascinating and varied in landscape, people and culture. Jaffna is both old and young and welcomes travelers who want to experience all that is different, real and true about Sri Lanka
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Collecting and delivering the milk by bike

Collecting and delivering the milk by bike

Jaffna is Famous for it's Mouthwatering Crab Curries - Contact us for a Cooking Experience and Learn how this World Famous Dish is Created.

Jaffna is Famous for it's Mouthwatering Crab Curries - Contact us for a Cooking Experience and Learn how this World Famous Dish is Created.

The Beautiful and Iconic Nellur Temple in Jaffna at Sunset

The Beautiful and Iconic Nellur Temple in Jaffna at Sunset

Jaffa Fort was established by the Portuguese in 1618, and for 40 years they held way until the Dutch invasion of 1658. For 137 years the Dutch remained unmoved until the start of British colonial rule. The fort was decimated during the brutal civil war but its main fortifications remain and are currently being restored

Jaffa Fort was established by the Portuguese in 1618, and for 40 years they held way until the Dutch invasion of 1658. For 137 years the Dutch remained unmoved until the start of British colonial rule. The fort was decimated during the brutal civil war but its main fortifications remain and are currently being restored

The Nagapooshani Amman Kovil is a colourful Hindu temple located on the island of Nainativu. During the major Hindu Festivals the temple attracts thousands of pilgrims daily, and the temple provides the livelihood for most of the island's residents. The island is easily reached by a local ferry from Kytes Island.

The Nagapooshani Amman Kovil is a colourful Hindu temple located on the island of Nainativu. During the major Hindu Festivals the temple attracts thousands of pilgrims daily, and the temple provides the livelihood for most of the island's residents. The island is easily reached by a local ferry from Kytes Island.

There can be no doubt that Jaffna Mangos are the BEST in the World!

There can be no doubt that Jaffna Mangos are the BEST in the World!

Nandi the Bull - mount of Lord Shiva in Hindu Mythology - is commonly found at the entrance to many kovils as he is the sacred gatekeep for Shiva and Parvati

Nandi the Bull - mount of Lord Shiva in Hindu Mythology - is commonly found at the entrance to many kovils as he is the sacred gatekeep for Shiva and Parvati

Jaffna is knows as the city with as many bicyles as bodies. The city is connected by the longest causeway in Sri Lanka to the island of Kayts, which is the gateway to outerlying islands of Nagadeepa and Delft and beyond - a mere stonesthrow from India.

Jaffna is knows as the city with as many bicyles as bodies. The city is connected by the longest causeway in Sri Lanka to the island of Kayts, which is the gateway to outerlying islands of Nagadeepa and Delft and beyond - a mere stonesthrow from India.


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