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Maldives posts double digit growth in tourist arrivals in Feb 2019

Maldives posts double digit growth in tourist arrivals in Feb 2019

Maldives has posted double digit growth in tourist arrivals in February, as more than 160,000 tourists visited the Indian Ocean…

Atmosphere Hotels’ fifth Maldives resort, VARU by Atmosphere to open in Oct 2019

Atmosphere Hotels’ fifth Maldives resort, VARU by Atmosphere to open in Oct 2019

Atmosphere Hotels & Resorts has unveiled its latest property — the five-star VARU by Atmosphere, set to open in October…

You & Me by Cocoon Maldives opens

You & Me by Cocoon Maldives opens

You & Me by Cocoon Maldives, the latest luxury romantic retreat in Maldives, has opened. The second resort owned and…

Universal’s newest resort Faarufushi Maldives opens, celebrates minimalist luxury

Universal’s newest resort Faarufushi Maldives opens, celebrates minimalist luxury

Faarufushi Maldives, the brand new resort by leading local resort operator Universal Resorts, has opened. The first guests were welcomed on…

Innahura Maldives Resort opens

Innahura Maldives Resort opens

Innahura Maldives Resort, the latest addition to the portfolio of leading resort operator Crown & Champa Resorts, has opened. Located…

Maldives begins 2019 with 6.5 per cent hike in tourist arrivals

Maldives begins 2019 with 6.5 per cent hike in tourist arrivals

Maldives has begun the year with a 6.5 per cent increase in tourist arrivals. Official figures for the month of January…

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MMPRC, Maldives Getaways kick off marketing seminars for guesthouses

MMPRC, Maldives Getaways kick off marketing seminars for guesthouses

Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has kicked off a series of marketing seminars for guesthouses in Maldives. Conducted…

Coco Collection announces action-packed Easter programme

Coco Collection announces action-packed Easter programme

Coco Collection is set to present an egg-citing way to enjoy Easter with an action-packed programme across its exquisite island…

Maldives posts double digit growth in tourist arrivals in Feb 2019

Maldives posts double digit growth in tourist arrivals in Feb 2019

Maldives has posted double digit growth in tourist arrivals in February, as more than 160,000 tourists visited the Indian Ocean…

One&Only Reethi Rah launches Artist in Residence programme with world-renowned artists

One&Only Reethi Rah launches Artist in Residence programme with world-renowned artists

One&Only Reethi Rah has launched a new Artist in Residence programme with world-renowned artists, including figurative painter Henri Lamy, and portrait painter,…

Kuredu Resort Maldives to host ‘eggcelent’ Easter programme

Kuredu Resort Maldives to host ‘eggcelent’ Easter programme

Kuredu Resort Maldives is set to host an “eggcelent” Easter programme. Complementing the wonderful weather and all other top things…

Nominations open for SATA 2019

Nominations open for SATA 2019

Nominations have been opened for the fourth edition of South Asian Travel Awards (SATA). Nominations are being accepted until April…

Lily Beach Resort to host exciting culinary highlights with Michelin-starred Chef Dominik Käppeler

Lily Beach Resort to host exciting culinary highlights with Michelin-starred Chef Dominik Käppeler

Lily Beach Resort and Spa has announced plans to host an exciting series of culinary highlights with Michelin-starred Chef Dominik…

Maldives recognised as Asia’s best beach destination at MITT 2019

Maldives recognised as Asia’s best beach destination at MITT 2019

Maldives has been recognised as the ‘Best Beach Destination’ in Asia at the Moscow International Travel and Tourism Exhibition (MITT)…

Soneva Fushi completes latest five-bedroom villa with 11m tall viewing tower

Soneva Fushi completes latest five-bedroom villa with 11m tall viewing tower

Soneva has just completed its latest villa at Soneva Fushi, the five-bedroom Villa 37 on the sunrise side of the…

Hurawalhi Maldives to host special pop-up Easter feast

Hurawalhi Maldives to host special pop-up Easter feast

Hurawalhi Maldives has announced plans to host a special pop-up Easter feast. To celebrate Easter this April, the team at Hurawalhi…

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Women rule at Niyama Private Islands Maldives

Women rule at Niyama Private Islands Maldives

In recognition of International Women’s Day on 8 March, the team at Niyama Private Islands Maldives is celebrating their women…

South Ari Atoll: One of the best places to see whale sharks

South Ari Atoll: One of the best places to see whale sharks

The whale shark is the largest and heaviest fish ever seen in our oceans, and its existence dates back to…

LUX* North Male Atoll: A new perspective on luxury in Maldives

LUX* North Male Atoll: A new perspective on luxury in Maldives

“Next level” is the best way to describe LUX* North Male Atoll, opening February on 1, 2019. This new resort…

#StopSucking: Soneva’s myriad sustainable practices from banning plastic straws in 1998

#StopSucking: Soneva’s myriad sustainable practices from banning plastic straws in 1998

Soneva has been at the forefront of the sustainable luxury hospitality movement for over two decades. From banning single-use plastic at its…

How does Kuramathi Maldives tackle plastic pollution?

How does Kuramathi Maldives tackle plastic pollution?

Considered as one of the biggest islands out of the many resorts existing in the Maldives, Kuramathi has come a…

Soneva makes luxury Maldives getaways with whole family in mind

Soneva makes luxury Maldives getaways with whole family in mind

Soneva has reported a 30 percent increase in families booking holidays at its resort since 2016. This is largely due to…