The World’s First Underwater Resort-based Art Exhibition
Per AQUUM Resorts, Retreats & Residences invites travelers to experience its 2014 Dream Calendar Show of Andreas Franke’s Photography, the world’s first underwater resort-based art exhibition.
Take a Break! Take a Trip to the Maldives.
Searching for an ideal peaceful place to relax and take a break from the daily tensions? If so Maldives is the perfect destination for your get-away vacation. The beautiful white sandy beaches, the tortoise lucid waters and the tropical climate create the ideal environment for your unforgettable holiday here. The colorful underwater coral gardens and the exotic marine life provide the wonderful finishing touches for this stunning environment.
The Natural Beauty Surrounding Maldives
The Maldives are known as “the tropical paradise” for reasons such as its beauty. This tropical country has separated islands and islands are surrounded by its own lagoon. Each island has pure white sandy beaches.
Missing Malaysian Airline flight MH370 sighted flying low over the Maldives?
Ten days after the Malaysian Airline flight MH370 went missing, the most prominent newspaper of the Maldives, Haveeru has reported in its website, that several islanders of Kudahuvadhoo island in Dhaalu Atoll, has spotted a low flying jet over their island at about 6:15 in the morning of the very day the plane was reported missing.
Maldives Defence Chief dismisses reported sighting of MH370 flying over the Maldives.
Malaysian acting Transport Minister has revealed to the press that the claim of sighting of the lost Malaysian Airline flight MH370 flying low over the Maldives is not true. He said the Malaysian Chief of Defence has conferred with his Maldives counterpart and the Maldives Defence Chief has told him that its not true.
Looking for a leading budget hotel in the Maldives?
Ranked no. 13 among 20 hotels in South Malé Atoll by TripAdvisor, we give you Adaaran Club Rannalhi. The Club Rannalhi Island owned and operated by Aitken Spence Hotels, can be reached by speedboat from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport in approximately 45 minutes.
One&Only Reethi Rah retains at No. 1
One&Only Reethi Rah has continued to dominate its position as the top Asian hotel in the monthly listing by the independent authority on affluent living, bestofluxury.com. The March 2014 edition of the listing released online shows that One&Only Reethi Rah has retained its position for January, February and March of this year.
The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi opens its doors
Almost an year after abruptly cancelling the agreement with hotel giant Hilton to manage Irufushi then known as Hilton Maldives Iru Fushi Resort and Spa, the luxury resort has re-branded, revamped and opened its doors to travelers. Now known as The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi, the 221 luxury waterfront villas resort with 70 over water bungalows is one of the few islands developed as a resort in Noonu Atoll in the Maldives, which is only 40 minutes away from Malé via seaplane.
More Centara Resorts coming to Maldives
Maldives may see more of Centara resorts in a near future. A senior executive of Centel has revealed that the company is discussing the addition of three hotels in other Asian countries and one local hotel. Currently Centel, the parent company runs three hotels in the Maldives — one under a management contract and two company-owned properties namely, Centara Grand Island Resort and Spa and Centara Ras Fushi Resort and Spa Maldives.
Viceroy Maldives — A Hot New Addition to Five Star Alliance Luxury Hotel Collection
Viceroy Maldives is among the 25 hot new properties added to the leading inclusive directory of luxury hotels and resorts, Five Star Alliance. Its collection of over 4000 upscale properties around the world, range from boutique hotels in historic cities to brand-new beach properties.
Debris from missing flight MH370 washed up on a beach in the Maldives?
While the whole world is eagerly watching the news for suspected debris from the missing Malaysian airline flight MH370, Maldives newspaper Haveeru which earlier reported a possible sighting of the plane flying low over an island of Maldives have again reported that an object suspected to be a fire suppression bottle of an aircraft has washed up on the beach of one of the islands in the Maldives.
Singapore’s Canaries Buys Herathera Resort
The first resort developed by Maldives Tourism Development Corporation, (MTDC) Herathera, has been sold to Canaries Pte.Ltd. of Singapore according to a statement released by the company.
Ryder Cup Legend José María Olazabal opens Maldives golf academy
Spanish golfing legend José María Olazabal of Ryder Cup fame, has opened a new golf academy in the Maldives.
Nacho Sotomayor Weaves Musical Magic In The Maldives
Nacho Sotomayor will perform in the Chill Bar at Six Senses Laamu, in the Maldives from May 5 to July 31, Six senses have revealed.