Sri Lanka has been ranked as the “World’s Best Island” at the influential Travel & Leisure Magazine’s annual awards scheme judged by a readers’ survey.
The Publication, ranked destinations spanning more than 90 categories, from ‘Best City in the World’, to ‘Best Regional Resort Hotel’, and even ‘Best Domestic Airlines’.
For cities, Travel & Leisure called on readers to rate, based upon characteristics such as landmarks, sight-seeing, culture, brands and shopping.
Meanwhile, the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau states, the local tourism industry is getting back on track.
The travel advisories issued against the country after the Easter Sunday attacks have been relaxed by a number of countries.
The United States, Japan, and the United Kingdom are am