Atoll Immersion with Rasdhoo Dive Lodge
Strapping on the tank for the first time, you feel anything but graceful. The flippers, the weight belt and mask add to your unease as you try and stay upright in the chest deep water.
Guesthouses in Maldives – Island Value
Telling colleagues that you are taking a holiday in the Maldives will prompt groans of jealousy around the office. Co-workers will lose themselves in daydreams in which coffee at the desk becomes kurumba on a deck chair, and the computer’s glare is replaced by the Indian Ocean sun.
Himmafushi Breaks at Kanbili
Just outside Himmafushi’s Kanbili Guest House live an odd couple – one with a name befitting royalty, the other…not.
Coral Reef’s Vivanta Rays
You left your watch in your room three days ago, but you know what time it is. The dappled glare gently withdrawing into a glow on the sandy approach to your villa gave a hint. But the activity on the beach leaves you in no doubt.
Slow Boat to Naifaru
On the northern side on Malé, away from the coffee shops and the government buildings, lies a harbour where few foreign visitors roam.
Christmas and New Year Celebrations at Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa
The year-end festivities are upon us and our passionate chefs have created exquisite temptations to please your discerning palates. Our final newsletter of the year also brings you exciting children’s activities plus our regular TripAdvisor reviews. Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Interview With The Maldivian Superhero — Ibbadey
Ibrahim Hussein (Ibbadey), owner of Liquid Watersports is the face of flyboarding in Maldives and is inspiring young locals to get into watersports and extreme sports.
Review — Kurumba’s Veli Spa revives authentic traditional medicine
Review — Veli means sand in Dhivehi and indicates Kurumba’s commitment to incorporating essential local ingredients such as coconut oil and indigenous herbs into its spa treatments at Veli Spa. “We are the first spa in the Maldives to use traditional medicine in its most authentic form as a base for our treatments,” says Spa Manager Aishath Zulfishan, or Xubba, as she prefers to be called.