Long Jaunt

Six continents. Thirty countries. Two laptops. Come along on a trip around the world.
long jaunt trip around the world

Seriously, this around the world ticket is for you.

Over the next eight months, the Boston-based Longjaunt team will be traveling the world, and they're packing you in their bags for the ride. We invite you to share your photos along the way and tell your story.

June and July: Sri Lanka

Anuradhapura

Anuradhapura

Long Jaunt explores Anuradhapura, home to some of Sri Lanka's most prosperous ancient civilizations.
Blog The ancient city
Don't look down

Don't look down

Sigiriya, an ancient cliff-top palace, is one of Sri Lanka's most sought-after historic landmarks.
Blog Palace in the sky
Kandy and the Tooth Relic

Kandy and the Tooth Relic

The Temple of the Tooth Relic, in the mountain city of Kandy, is one of Sri Lanka's must-see sights.
Blog Explore the temple
Family time

Family time

Long Jaunt spent some quality time with Thushan's dad's side of the family on their last day in Galle.
Blog All in the family
The stilt fishermen

The stilt fishermen

Discover an iconic Sri Lankan scene — stilt fishermen.
Blog A captivating sight
Exploring Galle

Exploring Galle

The biggest city on the southern coast, Galle draws visitors for its Old Town, Dutch Fort,and nearby beaches.
Blog More Galle
On to Galle

On to Galle

Our explorers hop on a train for a three-and-a-half-hour journey to the Sri Lankan south coast city of Galle.
Blog A change of scenery
Around Colombo

Around Colombo

More scenes from Long Jaunt's weather-induced short walk around Colombo.
Along the Galle Face

Along the Galle Face

After a weekend on the coast, Long Jaunt headed to Colombo, Sri Lanka's largest city, for some exploring.
Blog Exploring Colombo
on the coast

On the coast in Sri Lanka

Although the monsoon season makes going to the beach less than ideal, Long Jaunt spent a day by the shore, taking in the scenes.
Blog Enjoying the beach
The Religions of Sri Lanka

Hello, Sri Lanka

Thushan's dad's younger brother, Shirly, takes Long Jaunt on a tour of the Central Western Coast of Sri Lanka.
Blog The religions of Sri Lanka