Midigama: In the neighbourhood

Midigama is a buzzing little surf village and a growing surf destination – with 6 surf spots in close proximity.  Due to it’s surf focus the area is quite seasonal, you will find that Nov–April is the busiest time (the smaller guest houses and restaurants will be open) versus the […]

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East Meets West Adventure May-Oct

If you plan to visit May – October and have a bit of time up your sleeve (10 nights or more) we absolutely recommend an East meets West adventure.  This is a best of both worlds approach to exploring and discovering Sri Lanka when it comes to its surf, culture, wildlife and […]

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The Weatherman lies!

Here at Ebb and Flow Jungalows we get a lot of questions relating to the weather in South Sri Lanka, the Surf in South Sri Lanka and the best time to visit – so we have put together a bit of info to help you decide when to take your holiday. […]

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Top 5 South Sri Lanka Surf Spots

Kabalana to Madiha in the South of Sri Lanka could be called Sri Lankas tribute to Hawaiis 7 mile miracle on the North Shore of Oahu. There are dozens of  fun surf spots from lefts, rights, beach breaks, reef breaks and A-frames – something for everyone over 13 miles of coastline, mostly protected by […]

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The Myth of the Off Season

May through to October is the “off season” on the south coast of Sri Lanka. There is a steady trade wind that blows from the west day and night for those months. That west is cross shore on the main surf breaks, but is off shore at a couple of secret […]

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10 Small but Mighty reasons to visit South Sri lanka

1) A Great Local Brew for less than $2 USD you can enjoy a big bottle of Lion Beer. Fancy a stronger beer?… look for “Lion Strong”…. recognisable by the lion roaring on the label! 2)  Passion-fruits the size of tennis balls! A meal in themselves these Sri Lankan passionfruits […]

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Serendipitous Planning

A wise and well traveled friend shared this nugget with me yesterday: “I always plan in some time for spontaneity or getting lost, 3 or hours to just loose track of time, talk to strangers and generally let go of expectations”Yup, this kind of approach will serve you well in […]

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