Thursday 23 rd December, 2010 Essay My Country My county is Sri Lanka. It is an Island. My country was known as the pearl of the Indian Ocean. It is a small Island and it is very beautiful. Our closest neighboring country is India. The area of Sri Lanka is 65525 5q km. The distance between point Pedro and Dewundara is 432 km. The distance between Colombo and Sangaman hills is 224 km. Sri Lanka.