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Maldives posts slight decline in tourist arrivals in April

Maldives posts slight decline in tourist arrivals in April

Maldives on Tuesday reported a slight decline in tourist arrivals, as the destination recovers from a wave of domestic political…

Maldives remains top destination for 15th year, Kuoni says

Maldives remains top destination for 15th year, Kuoni says

Maldives remains Kuoni’s biggest selling destination for a staggering 15th consecutive year, the world-leading tour operator has announced. In its Travel Trends…

Maldives central bank projects ‘firm growth’ in tourism in 2018

Maldives central bank projects ‘firm growth’ in tourism in 2018

Performance in the Maldives tourism industry is expected to firm up during the year despite the current political instability, the…

Maldives tourism receipts record growth after two years, totals $2.7 billion in 2017

Maldives tourism receipts record growth after two years, totals $2.7 billion in 2017

Maldives tourism receipts recorded a growth of nine percent to reach USD 2.7 billion last year, data from the country’s…

Sirru Fen Fushi officially opens as Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi

Sirru Fen Fushi officially opens as Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi

Sirru Fen Fushi has rebranded under AccorHotels’ Fairmont brand, two months after opening the shores of the brand new luxury…

Sun Siyam’s newest resort Sun Aqua Iru Veli to open in October 2018

Sun Siyam’s newest resort Sun Aqua Iru Veli to open in October 2018

Leading local resort operator Sun Siyam Resorts has launched the third property under its Sun Aqua brand, Sun Aqua Iru…

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Cocoon Maldives receives TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for second year

Cocoon Maldives receives TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for second year

Cocoon Maldives has been awarded the Certificate of Excellence by TripAdvisor for the second consecutive year. “We are delighted to…

OZEN by Atmosphere at Maadhoo launches Maldives first exclusive gin bar

OZEN by Atmosphere at Maadhoo launches Maldives first exclusive gin bar

OZEN by Atmosphere at Maadhoo has launched the first exclusive gin bar in Maldives. Aptly named GIN IS IN, the bar would…

Villa Hotels makes key leadership appointments

Villa Hotels makes key leadership appointments

Leading local resort operator Villa Hotels and Resorts has made key appointments at its properties. Abdulla Fathhey, who had been…

Lights, camera, action: new outdoor cinema opens at Dusit Thani Maldives

Lights, camera, action: new outdoor cinema opens at Dusit Thani Maldives

It’s time for movies under the stars every evening at Dusit Thani Maldives with the unveiling of a new outdoor…

Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort to host Maldives first intl magic festival

Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort to host Maldives first intl magic festival

Shangri-La’s Villingili Resort and Spa has announced plans to host the first international magic festival in Maldives. The spellbinding Villingili…

Kuramathi Maldives introduces new vegetarian dishes, local desserts

Kuramathi Maldives introduces new vegetarian dishes, local desserts

Haruge, Malaafaiy and Farivalhu restaurants at Kuramathi Maldives has added new dishes to their menus. Fresh vegetarian options are now…

Maldives posts slight decline in tourist arrivals in April

Maldives posts slight decline in tourist arrivals in April

Maldives on Tuesday reported a slight decline in tourist arrivals, as the destination recovers from a wave of domestic political…

Maldives showcased at Global Gathering Festival in South Korea

Maldives showcased at Global Gathering Festival in South Korea

Maldives has been showcased at the Global Gathering Festival 2018 in South Korea. Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC)…

St. Regis Maldives introduces beach cruiser style Priority bicycles

St. Regis Maldives introduces beach cruiser style Priority bicycles

The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort has introduced high-end beach cruiser style Priority bicycles designed to tackle salt, sand and…

Maldives remains top destination for 15th year, Kuoni says

Maldives remains top destination for 15th year, Kuoni says

Maldives remains Kuoni’s biggest selling destination for a staggering 15th consecutive year, the world-leading tour operator has announced. In its Travel Trends…

QUICK HITS
Get your sporting fix at Anantara Maldives

Get your sporting fix at Anantara Maldives

Think the Maldives is all about lying prone on a sun lounger? Think again! Step forward, Anantara with three luxury…

Baa Atoll Summer Festival: six resorts come together to promote destination

Baa Atoll Summer Festival: six resorts come together to promote destination

Six resorts, all located in the central Baa atoll, have come together ahead of summer holidays to host a joint promotional…

Fun for all the family at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort

Fun for all the family at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort

With some of the most spacious, luxury villas in the Maldives, a superb kids club, a huge choice of activities…

Vakkaru Maldives: from parrotfish to paradise

Vakkaru Maldives: from parrotfish to paradise

Within the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Baa atoll in the Maldives lies a reef island composed entirely of sediment produced…

From swimming with whale sharks to writing workshops: English author Imogen Edwards-Jones shares her love for Maldives

From swimming with whale sharks to writing workshops: English author Imogen Edwards-Jones shares her love for Maldives

For a scuba diving enthusiast, Maldives is undoubtedly an underwater paradise! Known internationally as one of the world’s best scuba…

First turtle hatchlings of 2018 at Dusit Thani Maldives

First turtle hatchlings of 2018 at Dusit Thani Maldives

During the night of March 5, new life was born at Dusit Thani Maldives as the last turtle nest of…