Colombo with its mix of colonial past and modern present is the largest city in Sri Lanka...
The Pope will arrive on the 13th of January and will pay a courtesy call to the President in the afternoon and will meet with prominent religious leaders at the BMICH later on in the day. He will say mass at Galle Face Green on the 14thof January where he will canonise Blessed Fr. Joseph Vaz as the first Sri Lankan saint. On the same day he will visit Madhu and is expected leave for the Philippines on the 15th of January.
BLUE WHALES are considered the largest creatures on Earth –They along with Fin Whales, Sei Whales, Sperm Whales, Orcas (Killer Whales), Dolphins, Flying Fish, Turtles, Manta Rays and Whale Sharks can all be seen a few miles off the South Coast of Sri Lanka.