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Hilton Properties Across South East Asia...

Asia Pacific –SINGAPORE – This year, Hilton (NYSE: HLT) hotels across South East Asia have received a series of notable awards from some of the industry’s most coveted awards programs. Of Maldives To Manila, area Hilton hotels and resorts have been recognized dozens of times by authoritative voices in the travel industry. These include the […]

List of luxury trips: go on a dream vaca...

If you’re looking for an adventure a little closer to home, then this action-packed short trip to Norfolk with tour operator WILDNIS could be a potential addition to your bucket list. Showcasing the adventurous potential of the North Norfolk Coast, the trip is led by expert and knowledgeable guides. After arriving on Thursday, guests are […]

Hilton Worldwide: 12.01.21Hilton Propert...

SINGAPORE – This year, Hilton (NYSE: HLT) hotels across Southeast Asia received a series of notable awards from some of the industry’s most coveted award programs. From the Maldives to Manila, the area’s Hilton hotels and resorts have been recognized dozens of times by authoritative voices in the travel industry. These include the World Travel […]

The 10 Best Places for a Honeymoon in In...

Fancy a winter break? Then a close-up view of the snow-capped peaks Kanchenjunga is the destination for you. Book a room at Sterling Gangtok. This budget hotel has 27 rooms, each with stunning mountain views. The complex is ideally located one kilometer from the pedestrian zone MG road, where you should stop for hot momos, […]

DEMA 2021 Coverage: Part 2

Editor’s Note: In Part 2 of our DEMA coverage, we meet with dive operators from around the world to see how they have coped with Covid-19 and to discuss the future of dive trips and their activities. . A sign of the times, choose your bracelet to indicate how comfortable you are being close to […]

The best experiential travel deals for c...

Romantic multi-course dinners for two are hosted nightly on the sand at the Hilton Aruba Caribbean … [+] Resort and casino. Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino The shopping spree continues as people shop for travel deals for the holidays and 2022, and couples have plenty of deals to explore for that upcoming romantic vacation. […]

Soneva Fushi and Soneva Jani

Traveling is a unique cathartic experience that evokes feelings of pure content, happiness, and moving connections with discoveries made on the go. We travel not only to disconnect, but also to connect with the world around us and within us, through new places, people and experiences. And what better way to make that connection than […]

Singapore launches vaccinated traffic la...

RECOGNITION OF THE EU DIGITAL VACCINE CERTIFICATE From December 7, Singapore will accept vaccination certificates issued in the format of the European Union’s COVID Digital Certificate (EU DCC) as valid proof for VTL travel, the CAAS said. It comes after the European Commission said on Wednesday that it would recognize Singapore’s HealthCerts as equivalent to […]

The cheapest days to book a winter sun g...

Winter sun-seekers can take advantage of big discounts this holiday season after a travel agency revealed the cheapest days to get away – with airfares as low as £ 11. Luxury travel company Destination2 has looked at the most popular destinations for UK travelers and found the cheapest – and most expensive – days to […]

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01 Dec. 2021by Madeleine Barbier Travelers don’t usually choose the Maldives for a cultural break, but the agents selling Cora Cora can certainly capitalize on its tribute to heritage and its unique selling point – a museum that is only the second of its kind in the country. Madeleine barbier Special projects editor Madeleine barbier […]

Hilton Extends Free Weekend Night Award ...

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If you are looking for your next escape, Travel zoo recommends irresistible deals on travel and lifestyle experiences – exclusively for their 30 million members worldwide. Every case is personally reviewed by one of their team members to ensure they are the best on the market – whether it’s a week in the Maldives, a […]

Travel to the Ritz-Carlton pre-devaluati...

Is a forthcoming devaluation of points sufficient motivation to plan a trip to the Maldives in the near future? I am curious to know what the readers of OMAAT think. Why I am considering traveling to the Maldives Although I have visited the Maldives a few times, I haven’t been since 2017 so it’s been […]

Singapore Airlines reveals extended beds...

Travelers were able to experience Singapore Airline’s newly introduced Boeing 737 MAX business class product for the first time to enhance the short-haul experience for passengers using Lion City as a gateway to other Asian countries. With eight more 737-8 MAX jets delivered to the carrier by March 31, 2022, in addition to the six […]

5 reasons to visit Anantara Kihavah Mald...

The idea of ​​a tropical paradise couldn’t be more synonymous with that of the Maldives, and in a country with dozens of resorts to choose from, it can be difficult to choose the perfect option. Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas offers everything from overwater accommodations straight from a postcard to eclectic restaurants and recreational activities galore. […]

These islands are home to some of the cl...

It’s easy to experience the underwater world of an island when you can see the bottom of the ocean, bay, or lagoon. Water covers 71% of land surfaces. Likewise, 73% of the human heart and brain are made up of the same fluid. Maybe this fact draws people to the shores, acting on an unconscious […]

from UK to Sri Lanka

With vaccine passports and new Covid-19 travel restrictions in place at airports and countries around the world, it can be difficult to keep track of what passengers need to travel to certain destinations. A major factor preventing people from flying is the restriction of the Covid-19 vaccine that you need before you go. In the […]

Secret Escapes’ Best Early Black Friday

The traditionally American Black Friday sale date may still be three weeks away (November 26), but luxury hospitality specialist Secret Escapes has already started its celebratory sale. For those unfamiliar with it, the Friday after the Thanksgiving holiday in the United States sees amazing discounts and deals in fashion, tech, travel, and more. We scoured […]

How to get the best winter sports travel...

If you already have an annual travel insurance policy, it may include winter sports coverage. If it’s not covered as standard, you can normally add winter sports for a fee. If you are over 65, you may need to purchase a separate winter sports policy, as some insurers will not add winter sports coverage for […]

Where is it hot in December? Top vacati...

Where it’s hot in December for vacation – we take a look at top destinations like Mexico, Barbados, and Dubai if you’re looking for warm weather and winter sun December can be a great time for winter sun holidays ( Image: Getty Images / iStockphoto) December doesn’t have to mean drizzle and cold – if […]

Maldives economy rebounds to 70% of pre-...

The Maldives’ economy rebounds to 70% of pre-pandemic levels as tourists return to the archipelago’s white-sand paradise beaches The Maldives has 1,192 tiny coral islets scattered 500 miles across the equator Tourists are transported by boat or seaplane to secluded resort islands The Maldives attracted a record 1.7 million foreign tourists in 2019 By Afp […]

India to start issuing tourist visa for ...

Numerical Star Ratio Tue Nov 9, 2021 11:25 AM Last update: Tue Nov 9, 2021 11:28 AM Indian High Commissioner Vikram Kumar Doraiswami spoke to reporters at Akhaura land port in Brahmanbaria on October 9, 2021. Photo: Star “> Indian High Commissioner Vikram Kumar Doraiswami spoke to reporters at Akhaura land port in Brahmanbaria on […]

As Thailand opens its borders, tourists ...

The streets of Bangkok are buzzing with traffic and crowds as Thailand completes its first week of relaxed border controls that lift the quarantine for travelers from more than 60 countries and territories. Tourist attractions, shops and restaurants that had been closed for much of the year are reopening, cautiously optimistic for a recovery in […]

The 29 best hotels in the Maldives

It is an island for aesthetes. One of the coolest, smartest resorts to open in 2021 – even more successful during a pandemic – and the first in a progressive new brand of hotels in Capella, which features the Capella Singapore designed by Sir Norman Foster and Bill Bensley’s Capella Ubud among its breathtaking properties. […]

Covid-19 travel restrictions update for ...

November is a vital travel month for national and international travel. You may be trying to find a discount on travel before the peak holiday season begins. It can also be a great time to get away from it all in a tropical climate to dodge the cool fall temperatures. Here are the latest Covid-19 […]

The ultimate guide to hotels in the Mald...

Global spread of coronavirus disrupts travel. Stay up to date on the science behind the outbreak>> Framed by palm trees and with a sparkling turquoise sea, nowhere is beachside happiness like the Maldives. And with a slew of new openings, this Indian Ocean hotel scene has never looked better. Wooden jetty to a tropical island, […]

Can I go to the Maldives? Explanation o...

The Maldives have been on the UK’s red list for travel since May 2021, but that is about to change. Here’s everything you need to know about the rules for traveling to the destination and the requirements for entering the Maldives. Are the Maldives on the red list? The Maldives were removed from the red […]

Living in the Maldives – GOV.UK

Before you leave Check out our travel tips for the Maldives for up-to-date information on local laws and customs, safety and emergencies. See moving or retire abroad. Coronavirus You should follow the advice of the Maldivian government and your local authority. You can also read our Maldives travel tips for our latest tips. For more […]

Global Airline Launches Serious Sale of ...

As more Americans get their COVID shots, local, regional, national, and even international travel is on the rise. With that in mind, a luxury airline is launching a sale offering huge savings on some favorite global destinations. Emirates airlineits launched a sale from Houston to worldly and exotic places like Cairo; Lahore, Pakistan; Nairobi, Kenya; […]

How to choose an island in the Maldives

Let’s make one thing clear: not all atolls are created equal. But on the plus side, the Maldives have thousands of sun-drenched islands, and discovering the perfect island for your trip is part of the fun. Each resort in the Maldives is its own private island, but choosing the right one for you can be […]

Best hotels for foodies around the world

Long ago, luxury travelers wanted epicurean delicacies prepared for them. Not anymore. Nowadays, customers of the most prestigious hotels in the world are asking not for the best place in the restaurant, but inside the kitchen. As properties play deep-pocketed millennials who appreciate unique, priceless dining experiences, we take you on the tastiest and most […]

Are you new to international travel? He...

International travel can seem daunting now, but if it’s done in part, it will be less overwhelming and allow travelers more control. International travel can be intimidating. So much crosses a person’s mind, from whom and when to book airline tickets to finding accommodation within their budget in another country. Those details aside, the idea […]

Indian hodophiles help Maldives recover ...

Island nation’s travel receipts increased 104.5%, thanks to a “strong rebound” in tourist arrivals from India and Russia Call it the triumph of soft power or Stimulus Mastered, a South Asian country is silently grateful for Indians’ indefatigable urge to travel that has lifted its prospects of recovery from the dire consequences of the pandemic, […]

Our guide to the must-see places to see ...

With coral islands stretching across the Indian Ocean, the Maldives have long been considered one of the most popular romantic getaways to fully experience tropical charm. Thanks to its crystal clear waters, under which hide schools of exotic fish, rays and sharks. For the pleasant warmth of the sun and a plethora of possible activities, […]

Our guide to the must-see places and thi...

With coral islands stretching across the Indian Ocean, the Maldives has long been considered one of the most popular romantic getaways to fully enjoy tropical charm. Thanks to its crystal clear waters, under which hide schools of exotic fish, rays and sharks. For the pleasant warmth of the sun and a plethora of possible activities, […]

The Maldives records more than 905,000 t...

As the COVID situation around the world improves, people are regaining confidence while traveling. And the Maldives has been people’s favorite destination this year! The country has recorded more than 905,000 tourist arrivals in 2021 (so far). In fact, the Asian island nation has proven to be the safest vacation destination to visit amid the […]

Traveling to the Maldives during Covid-1...

Editor’s note – Coronavirus cases are streaming across the world. Health officials warn that staying home is the best way to stem transmission until you are fully immunized. Below is information on what to know if you’re still planning to travel, last updated on October 8. (CNN) – If you are planning to travel to […]

October 2021 travel restrictions update

The peak season for fall travel has arrived. Many travelers are looking to see the colors of fall across the United States, take a short trip with the kids for a fall break, or maybe even take an international trip during shoulder season. Here are the latest travel restrictions you should know about for October […]

Maldives entry rules for UK travelers th...

Maldives entry rules for UK travelers as the islands are open for holidays – including PCR testing requirements and what you need to know when you return to the UK The Maldives are open to British holidaymakers ( Image: Getty Images / iStockphoto) The islands of the Maldives have everything you could want for an […]

Three winter sun destinations have just ...

Holidays in the Maldives, Sri Lanka and Egypt finally got the green light for the holidays, after the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) yesterday dropped warnings warning against non-essential travel . It has been a confusing week for vacationers and tour operators. On September 22, all three countries were taken off the red list, […]

Should the Caribbean, the Maldives push ...

The island nations of the world are the most vulnerable to climate change but also the most dependent on income from tourism. Share this article VSToday visiting the Maldives, its president pleaded with the world at this year’s United Nations General Assembly, moments before moving on to a passionate plea for help in tackling climate […]

Pass the millionaires, the Maldives is n...

The Maldives are 99% water, and so far only the 1% have enjoyed this exotic archipelago seemingly riddled with more five-star resorts than residents. Even Instagram models have found themselves shunned by properties at $ 3,000 a night taking advantage of a law limiting tourism to uninhabited islands. Until 2009, it was illegal for residents […]

Post-pandemic travel: 7 family trips wor...

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected us all in one way or another. Whether you’ve suffered from an illness or the loss of a job, home, or loved one, family vacation ideas may have been the farthest thing on your mind. But while we still have a ways to go before the restrictions in the pandemic […]

UK issues new travel advisory, imposes 1...

New Delhi: The UK released new travel guidelines related to COVID on Friday. Under the new rules, fully stung Indians will not be considered vaccinated in the UK and will have to undergo 10 days of quarantine. The other changes stipulated that only people who received vaccines under the approved vaccination program in the UK, […]

All-inclusive resorts make the stay more...

“People who liked to plan their trips and explore the unknown approach travel a little less adventurous,” said Melissa Wu, owner of Woodlyn Travel, a travel agency in Pasadena, Calif. “The Covid numbers are unpredictable; countries keep changing their entry conditions. And people are just tired: they worry about their health, their children, their work; […]

Restrictions on international travel wil...

The streamlined system merges the Amber and Green Lists and retains the Red List. The system of international traffic light restrictions put in place to protect public health needs to be significantly overhauled to make it simpler for travelers. The green and orange classifications will merge, but the red list will be retained for countries […]

A local guide to the Maldives

What’s your best surf spot in the Maldives? Sultans [in the North Malé atoll] is my preferred. The name itself – a wave for “sultans” – defines it: a nice and easy take off, with a big bottom turn, a big curve on the top, and a quick inside section with barrels, when the swell […]

Consider one of these otherworldly under...

Hosting can be fun and adventurous. There’s camping, hotels, resorts and apartments – but there are also yurts, ice hotels and underwater hotels that make vacations so much more unique and memorable. Underwater hotels are exclusive deals because they are the opposite of cheap, but they are extremely unique. Imagine sleeping submerged under the waves […]

10 of the world’s best hotels when it’s

(CNN) – After more than a year of lockdown, quarantine and social distancing, we are all more than ready for a big, festive vacation, I just endured a pandemic. Sadly, with many international borders still closed and some countries facing their second – or third, or fourth – waves of Covid-19, much of the world […]

Everything travelers can do in the Maldi...

The Maldives are known for their sun, sand, and crystal-clear waters, but travelers may consider trying something new on their vacation. The Maldives are the perfect place to enjoy the sun, sand and all kinds of water sports like diving, snorkeling, parasailing and surfing. It is also known as a prime tourist destination for the […]

The Ultimate Guide to Honeymooning in th...

Take a look at any photo of the Maldives and it’s easy to see why it is, in a nutshell, a quintessential honeymoon destination. Arguably one of the most beautiful tropical countries in the world, the Maldives honeymoon checks every box that a beach loving couple looking for the ultimate in luxury accommodation and relaxation […]

“Masmerizing Maldives” – The leading saf

Good News for Indian Travelers – The Magnificent, Magical Maldives with over a thousand islands, scattered over a length of over 870 kilometers is once again happy to welcome all Indian tourists and visitors offering convenience, precautions and safety. Now, Indian tourists need a negative PCR test result within 96 hours, instead of 72 hours […]

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Maldives know YOLO – The New York Times

A disappointment, but Joali prepared for it: sumptuous interiors, evoking rose gold and emerald green, a bed that generated naps, a spa that offered a timely massage “inner strength and resilience”, which gave the impression of being unrolled like a sheet of cookie dough. There is no shortage of taste delights: sushi and pasta designed […]

Delta variant travel: Latest restriction...

(CNN) – The 2021 summer travel season has started full of hope and promise, but more and more week by week the Delta variant is throwing it into disarray. This more transmissible variation of the coronavirus was first detected in India in February, just as the United States and some other places around the world […]

August Covid Travel Restrictions and Upd...

Summer is generally the peak travel season due to hot weather and school closures. However, we continue to see some of the highest travel numbers since the start of the pandemic. As many people continue to travel, several variants of the coronavirus threaten plans to reopen destinations around the world. Here’s a look at the […]

Indian tourists can now experience the b...

The spectacular beauty of the Maldives is simply unmatched. (Photo courtesy: Conrad Maldives) The international borders of the island nation of Maldives have opened up a plethora of stay options for Indian tourists. Make your plans to visit the Maldives and choose from an exceptional range of stay options – resorts, cruises, guesthouses and hotels. […]

Anyone with a negative COVID-19 PCR test...

United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) President-elect and current Maldives Foreign Minister Abdullah Shahid, who is visiting India, said on Thursday that any tourist with a negative COVID-19 PCR test can visit the Maldives. In an exclusive interview with ANI, Shahid in responding to a question about the current tourism situation said: “We are ready to […]

Visiting the Maldives Again: Remember Th...

One of the most popular international destinations for tourists – especially during the pandemic, where travel to foreign countries has slowed and almost stopped – the Maldives reopened to Indian visitors on July 15. It had previously suspended entry for South Asian travelers, effective May 13, when the second wave was at its peak. Keep […]

A post-pandemic luxury stay on a private...

Welcome to a resort where the only policy is “no shoes, no news”. The Maldives, an archipelago of remote islands in the Indian Ocean, are considered one of the most alluring island getaways on the planet, and one that you should, at the very least, dream of visiting. If you’ve ever been to social media, […]

Fly to Maldives, Sri Lanka and Banglades...

Update on international travel: Due to the current relatively stable situation of Covid across the world, many countries have opened their borders to international passengers.Also Read – Latest Domestic Flights Update: Jyotiraditya Scindia Inaugurates IndiGo’s Guwahati-Pune Flight. Check the schedule However, given the possible third wave of the coronavirus, leading low-cost carrier IndiGo has relaunched […]

“The Maldives of Italy”: a guide to the

Turns out, you don’t have to go to the tropics to find sandy beaches and crystal clear waters. Salento, on the heel of Italy, has it all. Salento has earned the nickname “Maldives of Italy” thanks to the paradisiacal landscape of its coasts. Part of the administration Puglia region, it also has a rich cultural […]

Indians can now travel to these countrie...

It’s been over a year since we took an international vacation. We all miss going to airports and flying to our favorite international destinations. Fortunately, with the improvement of the COVID-19 situation in most countries, some countries have resumed their tourism activities. Here is the list of countries that are now open to Indian travelers. […]

Indians can finally plan a trip starting...

Latest update from Maldives Travel: The Indian Ocean island country, the Maldives, is ready to welcome Indian tourists with open arms. If your travel-hungry soul yearns to travel to the Maldives to relax and rejuvenate, then you are in luck! The Maldives announced on Tuesday that it was preparing to open its borders to countries […]

Why should you visit this bucket list de...

The Maldives are known for their overwater bungalows, many of which have private plunge pools and … [+] direct access to water. Travelers can easily stay with each other. getty Traveling during a global pandemic isn’t the easiest, but some places are aggressively doing their part to slow the spread of Covid-19, so travelers can […]

Summer travel restrictions update for Ju...

Summer travel is now in full swing and many places no longer have travel restrictions. But there are still a few entry requirements that you will need to follow for some domestic and international destinations. Here are some things you should know before you travel. Aerial view from a drone of Balos beach, the incredible […]

Maldives judge influencers amid Covid-19

In a lockdown season, Georgia Steel was a jet setting. A digital influencer and reality TV star, Ms Steel left England at the end of December for Dubai, where she promoted lingerie on Instagram from a luxury hotel. In January, she was at a resort in the Maldives, where spa treatments include body wraps with […]

The last tips for returning to an intern...

It’s hard not to like international travel. There is something about crossing a border that increases adrenaline and stimulates the brain. Each country has a unique ambiance, curious cuisine, breathtaking views and a unique culture. Whether it’s driving from Seattle to Vancouver, taking a cruise from Miami to the Caribbean, or flying from LA to […]

Maldives Perfect Location for Post-Pande...

As the world slowly awakens from its forced sleep, I dreamed of those faraway destinations that promise a place of wonder. You, too, are probably ready to trade in your stay at home for what is called a “revenge” trip – that is, revenge for the pandemic. The Maldives is such a place, so far […]

The Ritz-Carlton opens its first hotel i...

Marriott International’s luxury brand Ritz-Carlton planted its first flag in the Maldives. Part of the new multi-resort Fari Islands destination, the recently opened Ritz-Carlton Maldives Fari Island sits at the northeastern end of the North Male Atoll, reachable in 10 minutes by seaplane or 45 minutes by seaplane. boat from Velana airport. The property has […]

3 Exclusive Honeymoon Destinations You C...

For many, a honeymoon is the trip of a lifetime, a trip in which no expense should be spared. But as upcoming nuptials start to run over budget, conversations might turn to cutting costs after the wedding, including that dreamy (eek!) Honeymoon. Fortunately, not all honeymoon plans require cash. Some exclusive honeymoon destinations are possible […]

Maldives bans travelers from India and o...

The Maldives, one of the region’s most favorite tourist destinations, has banned travelers from a number of South Asian countries, including India, following the COVID-19 outbreak. The idyllic beach getaway is currently facing one of the worst COVID-19 outbreaks since the pandemic hit the world and put a number of restrictions in place for travelers […]

Maldives bans travel from South Asia as ...

The Indian Ocean holiday destination recorded a single-day rise of 1,500 cases on Tuesday, from less than 100 a month ago. Wealthy Indians can no longer escape the pandemic raging in their country by vacationing in the Maldives, after the paradise island said it would ban travel from South Asia as it battles an increase […]

Worldwide Nate Offers Maldives Guide For...

We’ve all been (almost) home for a little over a year now. But as things start to open up, we all start to get itchy. Flights are on the rise and destinations are gradually reopening. People who travel for a living are slowly returning to their jobs. The same goes for travel influencer and avid […]

Five Ways to Take Stunning Maldives Trav...

No destination can conjure up images of tropical luxury like the Maldives. Located in the heart of the South Male Atoll and languidly spread out over the archipelago’s largest private island, the recently opened Ithaafushi – The Private Island perfectly captures the exclusive atmosphere of this destination. The estate – the latest addition to the […]

Has the Maldives really banned travel fr...

Most of the Maldives are still open to Indian travelers, unlike what you may have heard this weekend. The country’s Health Protection Agency has only restricted travel to local “inhabited” islands from April 27, which only affects you if you visit an island that has a local Maldivian population. Indian tourists are always welcome at […]

The Maldives will offer vaccines to vaca...

The Maldives will soon offer visitors vaccinations upon arrival as part of their three-pronged initiative to revive the country’s hard-hit travel sector, according to its tourism minister. The “3V” strategy, which encourages tourists to “visit, vaccinate and vacation,” will provide a “more convenient” way to visit the country, Abdulla Mausoom told CNBC on Wednesday. Currently, […]

5 fun things you can do – Guardian Life

Through Michel Bamidele April 11, 2021 | 8:00 a.m. Officially known as the Republic of the Maldives, the Maldives is a small archipelago state in South Asia, located in the Arabian Sea of ​​the Indian Ocean. It lies southwest of Sri Lanka and India, about 700 kilometers from the Asian mainland. The Maldives is made […]

Mexico’s Best Beach Town Isn’t Really a

All photos courtesy of Colby Holiday Forget Tulum, this beach town is better! The warning ? There is no beach. Do you know those places that you want to keep selfishly hidden and just for yourself? You know those with cerulean waters that shame the perfect postcards and overwater bungalows giving off dreamy Maldivian vibes, […]

Maldives Tourism News: India becomes the...

India has emerged as the primary source market for the Maldives, with visitors from the country overtaking visitors from other countries. Maldives Tourism Minister Dr Abdulla Mausoom explained how after the lockdown, the arrival of Indian tourists to the island country was higher than Russia, which was previously the key market. Indian tourists account for […]

The Maldives: which island to choose?

IIt’s no wonder the Maldives often overwhelms potential visitors. Its 1,192 coral islands, spread across 26 atolls, spread across 35,000 square miles of the Indian Ocean, are enough to send most people into a pre-holiday spin. At first glance from a silky brochure, the Maldivian islands appear to be just carbon copies of each other; […]

Interesting activities to do in the Mald...

I know what you are probably thinking. Not the Maldives yet! It’s done to death! Choose another location! Well even then you will definitely choose a Maldives vacation for your relaxing getaway after 2020, or better, that honeymoon you have planned from the start. And why not, for that matter? The Maldives is a stunning […]

The Maldives is the lowest country on th...

The Maldives is a fascinating place for many people, but you probably didn’t know these things about its 1,200 islands. Many people are captivated by the natural beauty and remoteness of the Maldives. Surrounded by endless aquamarine water, save for pure white sands, beach huts and lavish resorts, it’s no wonder this destination is on […]

Tourism-dependent Maldives step up effor...

NurPhoto | NurPhoto | Getty Images Dotted with island resorts and blessed with white sandy beaches and turquoise seas, the Maldives has always presented itself as a leading tourist destination. But the coronavirus pandemic crippled the global travel and tourism industry last year, forcing the island nation to step up efforts at economic diversification by […]

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi Wins...

Spanning three islands, the luxury hotel offers privacy with 119 villas, each equipped with a … [+] infinity pool and stunning ocean views. Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi just transports you through its Instagram feed. Scrolling through photos of beachside hammocks, tree-top restaurants, secluded overwater villas, pastel sunsets, and seemingly endless turquoise […]

Forbes Travel Guide 2021 Star Awards: Wa...

For the large number of five-star hotels, London will take time. Forbes Travel Guide has announced its 2021 Star Awards and London is still the leader of the five-star property bunch, as in 2020, with 19 in total. Tokyo added four hotels to its five-star list, bringing its total to nine, but it also lags […]

19 things to know before your first trip...

8. You must take a COVID test before entering the Maldives An RT-PCR test should be performed at least 96 hours before departure. Children under one year old are exempt. Note: Your test must have your passport number (labs tend to ask for your Aadhar card details if they don’t know the purpose of your […]

Maldives tourism picks up as wealthy tak...

The typical welcome at a luxury resort in the Maldives once involved a battalion of beaming staff, fresh coconut water from the palm tree and a traditional boduberu battery performance. My recent arrival at Soneva Fushi was different: transported immediately from the jetty to my villa, I was greeted by an anonymous attendant dressed head […]

Visit the Maldives in 2021: here’s every

After a long hiatus, when the Maldives decided to open its border on July 15, 2020, the island country became a favorite holiday destination for Bollywood celebrities, as well as for travel enthusiasts around the world. Comprising a total of 1,196 islands, of which only 200 are inhabited, the country offers a unique geography, pristine […]

Reasons to visit the Maldives | Travel ...

Oh, who wouldn’t kill for the sun and blue waves in the midst of this fiasco! We all crave a great vacation and it seems like every time you refresh your Facebook page 5 people are getting married and 3 people are reaching the Maldives for a pandemic vacation. And why not? It’s just the […]

Itching for a surf trip? Try the Maldiv...

In the late 1970s, Tony Hussein, an Australian nomad in search of surf to discover, was shipwrecked on a reef 30 miles from the Maldivian capital of Male. After a few stalled months, Hussein built his own dhoni, sailing him through the atolls, until he stumbles upon a perfect A-frame that breaks the tiny island […]

Maldives Travel Guide: Visa Details, COV...

In recent months, the Maldives has become a favorite holiday destination not only for Bollywood celebrities but also for many travel enthusiasts. The Indian Ocean island country greeted tourists with open arms and they lured us in with sunny selfies, pristine white beaches, and bikini photos. If your travel-hungry soul yearns to travel to the […]

Beach resorts implement social distancin...

From tree-top dining to underwater villas, the Maldives offers imaginative ways to help travelers stay socially aloof while enjoying a vacation. The island nation reopened to visitors on July 15 and more than 57,000 tourists have visited it since. Other airlines are expected to resume flights this month and next year. Earlier in November, the […]

Do you dream of a vacation in the Maldiv...

5 things men should buy before going to the Maldives The excitement builds every time we think of setting foot in the Maldives. However, make sure you don’t forget to pack most of your trip before you get on the plane. Instead of wandering the beautiful islands of the Maldives in search of what you […]

Maldives with children: 5 important ques...

An all-inclusive plan, on the other hand, would include all meals, including the mini-bar. Evening snacks, drinks, even free activities at the kids’ club, non-motorized water sports or spa treatments for kids. This way you don’t have to worry about all the extras while on vacation. These packages also include à la carte meals in […]

7 Maldives getaways to plan now

Want some privacy? Buy this island. The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort The remoteness of the Maldives makes it a prime destination for a socially remote vacation. The country’s 1,192 islands stretch for over 540 miles, and the many private island hotels are so spacious you won’t have to worry about someone stepping on you […]

Is it safe to visit the Maldives? This ...

Travelers who feel like a change of scenery amid months of closures and stay-at-home orders caused by the coronavirus pandemic now have a new option. The Maldives reopened to international visitors this week, having been closed to visitors since March 27. While much of the world has closed its borders or adopted strict measures against […]

The Maldives reopens its doors to Americ...

The Maldives will not require most travelers to be tested for the coronavirus when it reopens. Getty The Maldives reopens its doors to international visitors (including American travelers) on July 15 without restrictions, according to its tourism ministry. Visitors will only be welcomed on resort islands and cruise ships for the first two weeks. Other […]

Tourists Should Plan Their Trip Around T...

The Maldives is a celebrity destination that seems inaccessible to the average traveler. But the good news is that getting to the Maldives isn’t such a distant dream, even for world travelers on a budget. Whether you’re backpacking Asia or jet-setting to all the exotic destinations you can think of for a touch of affordable […]

Maldives | Travel guide, advice and ins...

Maldives travel information including maps of the Maldives, food, drink and where to stay in the Maldives as well as the best time to travel to the Maldives Since the advent of tourism here in the 1970s, the Maldives have run a policy of one island, one resort, and have been successful in separating visitors […]

Is it safe to visit the Maldives, the id...

A A state of emergency has been declared in the holiday paradise of the Maldives, giving security forces sweeping powers to arrest suspected opposition members, ban public gatherings and impose travel restrictions. The Foreign Office (FCO) has joined the governments of the United States, China and India in warning tourists to ‘exercise caution and avoid […]

Maldives Travel Guide – CBS Dallas/Fort

Although it appears as an insignificant speck on a world map, the Maldives is truly one of the most unique destinations in the world. Located just north of the equator in the Indian Ocean, the Republic of Maldives is a fascinating island nation made up of approximately 1,200 coral islands and 26 atolls spanning 35,000 […]

Maldives travel guide and things to do: ...

White sands, blue seas, idyllic islands and luxurious resorts: here’s why you should visit this perfect paradise. 1. HAIL THE TAXI Usually taxis from other countries are a source of big scam stories for travelers. Taxis here are glib public ferries connecting the islands: most foreigners will only take the route between Hulhulé Island Airport […]