What Janni said

October 13, 2018The People

A few months ago cool cat Janni came by our café and we were really stoked to see that she included us in her vlog from Sri Lanka. Most of all we are so happy she liked Sri Lanka so much. “Tomorrow it is time to go and I am so sad about it. I … Read More

Island beauty essentials

August 7, 2018Uncategorized

Sun, salt and dust. The island life can be hard on your skin and hair. We sat down with Linn to talk about her favourite island beauty essentials. All of these products can be found in our shop in Weligama. Body scrub. Probably the first you should do after you have landed on our tropical … Read More

The Surf: The island

July 10, 2018The Surf

Our surfers Thili Mauranga & Petter Toremalm enjoying an early morning at one of their favourite spots in South Sri Lanka. The island from Ceylon Sliders on Vimeo. Thili is surfing his Bing longboard and Petter one of our signature Ceylon Sliders boards. Land and water photography: Lachlan Dempsey Drone Photography: Jake Kin Edit: Lachlan … Read More

Our wave

March 28, 2018The Surf

We woke up an early morning and gathered on the beach, about the same time the sun rose over the Indian Ocean. Eight girls with eight longboards in tow and to make it even better three photographers. This was not our average morning. I wish it was though. This past season there have been more … Read More

The Creator: Georgie of Wanderlust Life

January 3, 2018The Creators

Travel, and explore as much as you can. See the world, and the bigger picture. And don’t take yourself too seriously. Georgie, how did you come up with the idea of “Wanderlust Life Jewelry”?   Wanderlust Life is a collection of understated and minimal jewelry inspired by the world, handmade in the UK. Inspired by Georgie … Read More

Artist Residency: Nina Brooke’s Exhibition

November 28, 2017Artist Residency

On a balmy Tuesday night last week, we had the lovely opportunity in hosting Nina Brooke as our featured artist-in-residence. Always a dream of ours, we’re constantly building on this idea to create a community that fosters the inspiration and creativity to produce one-of-a-kind artwork by artists around the globe. In November, UK-based artist Nina Brooke was just … Read More

Surfer & Cafe Manager, Thili is Back!

November 23, 2017The People

We are so happy to announce one of our favorite team members is back for another season at Ceylon Sliders! Not only is he one of the best surfers on the shores of Sri Lanka, but he’s also our go-to guy for making everything run smoothly at our Ceylon Sliders café. As our café manager, Tilli helps … Read More

Meet the Creators – Bing Surfboards

October 12, 2017The Creators

Our absolute favorite surfboards to slide on here in Ceylon, and anywhere else in the world for that matter, is made by our good friends over at Bing surfboards in California, a  legendary company founded back in 1959. Each end every board is hand shaped, painted and polished to perfection in their little factory on the hill in … Read More

Ceylon Sliders Workshop – Soap Making

September 16, 2017The Creators

It’s a rare rainy Wednesday afternoon, in Weligama, the type you may look for an extra layer, like a jumper? Yes, even in Sri Lanka we may need a bit of a cover up sometimes. On this particular evening, we host our first workshop with our dear friends Moonshadow in our cafe. The workshop sees … Read More

Off season is a myth!

August 5, 2017The Surf

Off season is the new on season from Ceylon Sliders on Vimeo. Here’s a short edit with som clips from yesterday morning’s surf. “Off season” on south of Sri Lanka is a myth and we prefer to call it summer season. Waves out front of us this morning.