98 Acres, Sri Lanka

Childhood Dreams Remember as a kid, dreeeeaaammmiinng of having a tree house? Having it out back as a play thing and an escape? A secret hideaway from the world or a "cool kids only" clubhouse? My siblings and I were never clever enough to talk my parents into building us…

Climbing Sigiriya Rock

[caption id="attachment_1283" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Climbing Sigiriya Rock blog post[/caption] The Story Behind the Rock Sometimes called Lion Rock, sometimes Sīhāgiri, this towering rock was the home of King Kasyapa 447-495 CE. As the story goes, Kasyapa's father was king of Sri Lanka with son Mugalan next in line as heir to…