Markus Boman: Swedish Surf Entrepreneur

Markus Boman: Swedish Surf Entrepreneur

December 20, 2017The Creators, The Surf No Comments

It’s 5:30 AM and we found ourselves mobbing with the early morning sun to a reef break at one of Petter’s favorite lefts in Sri Lanka. The water was a cool shade of emerald, glassing off into waves over a shallow reef. After a solid surf session, we had the pleasure of interviewing Markus Boman, the … Read More

Top Gift Shop Items in Sri Lanka – Gift Guide

Top Gift Shop Items in Sri Lanka – Gift Guide

December 15, 2017The Shop 1 Comment

During your holiday stay, it’s always a nice gesture to bring back a taste of what you experienced to those waiting back home. With the holiday season just around the corner, we decided to come up with a gift guide to take the stress out of figuring out what to stuff in your suitcase with … Read More

Meet Vera

Meet Vera

December 6, 2017The People No Comments

At Ceylon Sliders, we like to think of yoga just the same as you would a cup of coffee or tea served with breakfast. It’s the yin to your surf experience here and the yang to your day. We offer drop-in classes on our rooftop, bright and early at 6:30 AM to get you rising … Read More

10 Sustainable Finds at Ceylon Sliders Shop

10 Sustainable Finds at Ceylon Sliders Shop

November 30, 2017The Shop No Comments

Is it possible to be on vacation and save the world at the same time? We think so. There are all kinds of ways to show your appreciation for the environment you’re traveling in. Maybe you’re already living an eco-friendly life at home by buying organic food from your local farmer’s markets and separating your … Read More

Artist Residency: Nina Brooke’s Exhibition

Artist Residency: Nina Brooke’s Exhibition

November 28, 2017Artist Residency No Comments

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!

Surfer & Cafe Manager, Thili is Back!

November 23, 2017The People No Comments

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

Artist Residency Program Sneak Peak: Nina Brooke

Artist Residency Program Sneak Peak: Nina Brooke

November 16, 2017Artist Residency 1 Comment

An artist, a surfer, a true woman of the sea, Nina Brooke has joined our artist residency program at Ceylon Sliders. We’re excited to have this artist based from Cornwall, UK here to use our backdrop to inspire her work during her stay. We’re on a mission to bring together a collective of creatives, in … Read More

Meet the Creators – Bing Surfboards

Meet the Creators – Bing Surfboards

October 12, 2017The Creators No Comments

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

The People; Sam | Ceylon Sliders

The People; Sam | Ceylon Sliders

September 30, 2017The People No Comments

Introducing Island girl Sam on the team. Come say hello to little miss Sunshine at our front house desk, she will happily show you around our shop and help you decide on those super tough decisions a Seea suit or an Oy bikini ?! With her natural beachware flare, laidback vibes and infectious smile she … Read More

Ceylon Sliders Workshop – Soap Making

Ceylon Sliders Workshop – Soap Making

September 16, 2017The Creators No Comments

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