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Voting for Maldives Travel Awards Gala Edition opens with 230 nominees

Voting for Maldives Travel Awards Gala Edition opens with 230 nominees

Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) has opened voting for the Maldives Travel Awards – Gala Edition. According to MATATO,…

Maldives secures $50 mln loan from Abu Dhabi Fund for main airport’s new terminal

Maldives secures $50 mln loan from Abu Dhabi Fund for main airport’s new terminal

Maldives has secured a USD 50 million loan from the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development to develop a new passenger…

Airlines set to increase flight frequency for Maldives peak tourist season

Airlines set to increase flight frequency for Maldives peak tourist season

Several airlines are set to increase flight frequency to the Maldives for the upcoming peak tourist season, Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) announced…

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island introduces world’s first Instagram Butler service

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island introduces world’s first Instagram Butler service

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island has introduced Instagram Butler, a brand new service unique to the Maldives island resort. The Instagram Butler,…

Bachchan clan arrives in Maldives for Amitabh’s 75th birthday

Bachchan clan arrives in Maldives for Amitabh’s 75th birthday

Amitabh Bachchan and his family arrived in Maldives Tuesday morning to celebrate the Bollywood megastar’s 75th birthday. Photos on social media…

Three plots awarded from Maldives first integrated guesthouse island

Three plots awarded from Maldives first integrated guesthouse island

Maldives Integrated Tourism Development Corporation (MITDC) has awarded three plots from the integrated guesthouse island project of Baresdhoo. At an…

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Voting for Maldives Travel Awards Gala Edition opens with 230 nominees

Voting for Maldives Travel Awards Gala Edition opens with 230 nominees

Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) has opened voting for the Maldives Travel Awards – Gala Edition. According to MATATO,…

Adaaran Prestige Vadoo to host Bollywood Fiesta with celebrity DJ Akbar Sami

Adaaran Prestige Vadoo to host Bollywood Fiesta with celebrity DJ Akbar Sami

Adaaran Prestige Vadoo is all set to host a grand Bollywood fiesta with a celebrity DJ. Organised by Maldives Expatriates…

One&Only Reethi Rah recognised as a world’s best resort in Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards

One&Only Reethi Rah recognised as a world’s best resort in Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards

One&Only Reethi Rah has been recognised as one of the best resorts in the world in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards…

Atmosphere resorts to offer tropical take on traditional festivities

Atmosphere resorts to offer tropical take on traditional festivities

Leading Indian Ocean resort brand Atmosphere Hotels and Resorts is set to step up the festive cheer across all its resorts,…

Top fitness blogger Zanna Van Dijk to host St. Regis Maldives residency

Top fitness blogger Zanna Van Dijk to host St. Regis Maldives residency

Top fitness influencer Zanna Van Dijk is set to host her own residency at The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort,…

Niyama Maldives named amongst world’s best resorts in Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards

Niyama Maldives named amongst world’s best resorts in Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards

Niyama Private Islands Maldives has been named amongst the best resorts in the world at the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards…

Global social influencers fall in love with Kandima’s ‘New Maldives’ experience

Global social influencers fall in love with Kandima’s ‘New Maldives’ experience

Social Influencers from around the world have finally found an island they can fall in love with. It is the New…

From private islands to Great Gatsby-themed New Year’s Eve party, Kanuhura Maldives announces festive programme

From private islands to Great Gatsby-themed New Year’s Eve party, Kanuhura Maldives announces festive programme

Luxury resort Kanuhura Maldives has rolled out its festive programme, featuring bespoke festive options for luxury travellers. Highlights of the Christmas and New Year…

Soneva Fushi signs up with UNDP to support SDGs in Maldives

Soneva Fushi signs up with UNDP to support SDGs in Maldives

Soneva Fushi has agreed to support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Maldives. An agreement was signed…

JA Manafaru joins International Coastal Cleanup initiative

JA Manafaru joins International Coastal Cleanup initiative

JA Manafaru has joined the International Coastal Cleanup initiative by organising an extensive cleanup of a nearby inhabited island. As with every year, JA Manafaru associates…

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Top three dive sites near Maafushivaru

Top three dive sites near Maafushivaru

Being set in a remote location of the Maldives — in the southern region of the Ari Atoll archipelago —…

As Kurumba turns 45, Maldives marks over four decades of standard-setting tourism

As Kurumba turns 45, Maldives marks over four decades of standard-setting tourism

Tourism: an industry that brought prosperity and progress to the Maldives. It began with Kurumba Maldives opening on October 3, 1972….

Major study shows resilience of Maldives reefs

Major study shows resilience of Maldives reefs

US-based research group Coral Reef CPR, which has been studying a multitude of locations throughout the Maldives, has reported that some regions have demonstrated…

Thomas Weber: going back to roots at Diamonds Thudufushi, Diamonds Athuruga

Thomas Weber: going back to roots at Diamonds Thudufushi, Diamonds Athuruga

Maldives tourism industry is growing exponentially. At least a dozen new resorts are coming into market every year, with major…

No more ‘bored at the beach’ as Kanuhura Maldives reimagines luxury travel as carefree paradise

No more ‘bored at the beach’ as Kanuhura Maldives reimagines luxury travel as carefree paradise

Those who are tempted by a luxury break in the Maldives and want more from their holiday than a good…

Ibrahim Ali: moulding creative youngsters in Maldives and abroad through art

Ibrahim Ali: moulding creative youngsters in Maldives and abroad through art

This might come as a surprise to those of us like me who have little to no artistic skills, but everybody…