Pummel Vision.

By Mark Andrews

South China Morning Post. 27/06/2013

At an Ayurvedic resort in Sri Lanka you will be kneaded, needled, steamed and scrubbed all in the name of relaxation, writes Mark Andrews

So much for the new Calvin Kleins. Warm, thick brown oil drips down my body as the hands of masseurs Manjula and Kumara work in unison. I have had my fair share of massages, but none quite like this. Cut the sniggering – this is a serious part of Ayurvedic treatment and the two men working on me are masters, leading me to a near slumber state.

Founded in 1968, Barberyn Reef Resort, located at Moragalla near Beruwala on the west coast of Sri Lanka, in 1984 became the country’s first health resort to offer Ayurvedic treatments, and remains one of its top destinations for such treatments.

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Mark Andrews has written about everything from Japanese houses to heli hikes on New Zealand glaciers, test drives of Chinese cars to bar and restaurant reviews. He currently specialises in travel articles and reviews of Chinese cars plus articles about the Chinese auto industry.

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