Sri Lanka

My county is Sri Lanka. It is an Island. My country was known as the pearl of the Indian Ocean. It is a small Island and it is very beautiful. Our closest neighboring country is India.

The area of Sri Lanka is 65525 5q km. The distance between point Pedro and Dewundara is 432 km. The distance between Colombo and Sangaman hills is 224 km. Sri Lanka has many natural features. It has long rivers, huge mountains, beautiful waterfalls and lush green forests. But there are no volcanoes and earthquakes. The most beautiful natural feature is the coast line round my country.

There are four main racial groups in Sri Lanka. They are Sinhalese, Tamils, Muslims and Burghers. The Sinhalese are the ...

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places such as Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Yapahuwa, Dambulla, Dambadeniya and Sigiriya attract tourists from various parts of the world to visit Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka has long been renowned for its spices. The best known is Cinnamon (Cinnamomum verum/Cinnamomum zeylanicum) which is native to Sri Lanka. In the 15th and 16th centuries, spice and ivory traders from all over the world who came to Sri Lanka brought their native cuisines to the island, resulting in a rich diversity of cooking styles and techniques

Being one of the largest producers of tea in the world, Sri Lankans drink a lot of tea.There are many tea factories around mountanious areas. Many Sri Lankans drink at least three cups a ...

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Added: 3/31/2014 04:47:23 AM
Submitted By: manisha
Category: Geography
Type: Free Paper
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