Nuwara Eliya - Sri Lanka * Tea cultivation was uncomon in Sri Lank before 1867, but now the country is known as the world's tea capital, its cool central hill country blanketed with lush green plantations of "Camella sinensis." Vestiges of the British era linger in Nuwara Eliya, the country's highest town, which still boasts fine old colonial hotels and an 1875 vintage race course.
https://flic.kr/p/a3wjLn | Sri Lanka | Nuwara Eliya | Nuwara Eliya (meaning "city on the plain" or "city of light"), is a town in the central highlands of Sri Lanka with a picturesque landscape and temperate climate. It is located at an altitude of 1,868 m and is considered to be the most important location for Tea production in Sri Lanka. The town is overlooked by Pidurutalagala, the tallest mountain in Sri Lanka.