Sri Lankan RomanceWords by Courtney Kellar
Photos courtesy of Houdini's Muse
Adventures couples looking for a honeymoon hideaway helper, look no further than Houdini’s Muse! This new travel website focuses on culturally-enriched trips, luxe travel ideas and exclusive offers for couples. Houdini’s Muse also strives to stay ahead of the curve with up-and-coming destinations. One such destination is Sri Lanka. An island in the Indian Ocean and south of India, this exotic locale is ideal for adventurous romantics. Houdini’s Muse has two different properties which cater to romance travelers: The Fort Printers and Frangipani Tree.
Best for Romantic Beach Getaways: Located at the west end of Thalpe Bay, The Frangipani Tree sits on its own stretch of secluded beach. The resort boasts nine suites in three villas – providing the perfect luxury, private experience for honeymooners. Relax and dine on traditional Sri Lankan cuisine or hit the beach to take advantage of the famous beach waves. Rooms start at $140 USD per night in low season and bookings done through Houdini’s Muse include a complimentary three-course lunch for two people. Click here for more information.
Best for Colonial Glamour: The Fort Printers is an 18th century college, turned boutique hotel with five suites located within the historic walls of Galle Fort. This romantic spot is not only perfect for newlyweds, but is smack-dab in the middle of this UNESCO World Heritage site. High-ceilinged communal spaces, an inner courtyard and antique-filled suites top-off this honeymoon hot spot. Explore the Sri Lankan coastline from this historic base camp. Rooms from$200 USD per night in the low season and bookings done through Houdini’s Muse include a complimentary three-course lunch for two people. Click here for more information about this property.
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