Crescat Boulevard is one of Colombo’s plush and popular shopping malls. Located in the heart of the city adjoining the exclusive Cinnamon Grand Colombo, this urban shopping mall offers variety of options for the discerning shopper. The central location of the mall in close proximity to the top Colombo Hotels, makes Crescat a stopover for those looking to indulge in a shopping spree, eat out or simply as a place to relax with family and friends.

Crescat is an up market shopping centre where you will find several high end local and international brands being sold. It is small but tastefully designed premier mall spread across three floors. On level one you find elegant apparel, footwear, handbags and accessories from local and international brand labels. You also find dining options, a stylish salon and great place for some coffee and conversation on this floor. The second level too is elegantly laden with the similar type of boutiques as level one but you find a better variety here.

The third floor is all about food, you find various international fast food chains, Chinese, Sri Lankan, Thai food outlets as well as juice bars and ice cream parlors here. An indoor children’s play area is also a part of the food court. The third floor also occupies a large supermarket where you will find various local and imported items made available.

Crescat is quite popular amongst tourists due to its prominent location in Colombo and you may come across many foreigners here throughout the week. During weekdays the food court gets filled up during lunchtime and the weekend usually brings together both the young and the young at heart for some shopping or dining. There is ample parking available with an enormous basement car park but you will be charged a minimum amount.

Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers. Google+