Patricia Paiva

Sri Lanka

Interesting Facts About Sri Lanka

  • Its nicknamed Pearl of the Indian Ocean and teardrop of India for its shape on the map.
  • It is a leading tea producer and exporter.
  • Sri Lanka is famous for its cinnamon, an indispensable ingredient for many of its fabulous food.
  • The Sri Lankan flag, popularly known as the Lion Flag, is one of the world’s oldest flags.
  • Volleyball is the national sport of Sri Lanka.