This 3-day celebration is one of the most important festivals in the Maldives, and marks the end of the month-long fast...Read More
This festival celebrates Mohammed Thakufaanu’s victory over the Portuguese in 1573, which ended 15 years of colonia... Read More
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Granted, lazing on one of the tropical beaches here is guara... Read More
Budding Robinson Crusoes should head straight for this place... Read More
It takes a bird’s-eye view to truly appreciate the beauty of... Read More
You’ll find a paintbox of colours that’d give Dulux a run fo... Read More
There’s always one exception to the rule. And in the Maldive... Read More
There’s no shortage of shady spots on this long, skinny isla... Read More
If you thought snorkelling and scuba diving were pretty impr... Read More
If skimming the surface with a snorkel has whetted your appe... Read More
Fishing is big business in the Maldives, and there are two m... Read More
This forested island is home to a 3-kilometre wraparound str... Read More
The action isn’t reserved for beneath the water – there’s pl... Read More
Forget black cabs – dhonis are the way to get around the Mal... Read More
This South Ari Atoll gem has a real ace in its pack. It’s go... Read More
Farukolhufushi is a good-looking place. The white sandy beac... Read More
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