A tourist stall on Nainativu island sells model soldiers. The war in Sri Lanka ended less than three years ago and many war affected people are still picking up the pieces financially and emotionally. The completion of the northbound A9 road and the opening up of the north of Sri Lanka has bought with it a booming domestic 'war tourism' industry. Sinhalese people from Colombo are coming in their hundreds to see memorials to their fallen soldiers and to visit sites of the major battles. March 2012.
A tourist stall on Nainativu island sells model soldiers. The war in Sri Lanka ended less than three years ago and many war affected people are still picking up the pieces financially and emotionally. The completion of the northbound A9 road and the opening up of the north of Sri Lanka has bought with it a booming domestic 'war tourism' industry. Sinhalese people from Colombo are coming in their hundreds to see memorials to their fallen soldiers and to visit sites of the major battles. March...
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