Author Archives: Pushpitha Wijesinghe

Desert Life – Al Ain Zoo and Aquarium


Opened in 1968 at the foot of the Jebel Hafeet Mountains the Al Ain Zoo and Aquarium has now expanded into a facility spread over 400 hectares with an extensive collection of over 4,000 animals from 184 species that includes 2,500 mammals, 1,200 birds and 600 reptiles. The zoo also has its own research facilities and a much lauded conservation and breeding program for African Antelopes. Developed as a family destination the zoo endeavours to …

Enjoying the Nightlife – Manila style


Manila, like most of its Asian city peers is renowned for the celebrated nightlife that locals and visitors enjoy each day, all night long. Whilst certain districts and areas are better known for nightlife activity, Manila generally caters to all types and demands of nightlife. If bar hopping is your forte then the city will spoil you for choice. Hard Rock Café is a popular and crowded choice together with JJ’s, TGI’s, and Street Life. …

The Cinemas in Beverly Hills


Surrounded by the City of Angels, Beverly Hills is not just an area where you just might run into a movie star, but a splendid city with beautiful scenery, exquisite restaurants and a shopping experience like no other on the legendary Rodeo Drive. The famous residents and luxurious culture of 90210 make it one of the most prestigious cities of the world. Not going to a movie theatre on a visit to a city full …