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Singapore Airlines to deploy new 787-10 Dreamliner on Maldives service

Singapore Airlines to deploy new 787-10 Dreamliner on Maldives service

Singapore Airlines has announced plans to deploy its new 787-10 Dreamliner on its Maldives service. Singapore Airlines, consistently ranked as…

Planhotel Hospitality Group’s third Maldives resort, Sandies Bathala opens

Planhotel Hospitality Group’s third Maldives resort, Sandies Bathala opens

Planhotel Hospitality Group has reopened the island of Bathala under its Sandies Hotels & Resorts brand, as Sandies Bathala Maldives. The Swiss hotel…

Maldives, Singapore ink pact to boost air connectivity

Maldives, Singapore ink pact to boost air connectivity

Maldives and Singapore inked an agreement on Monday to expand air connectivity in a bid to further boost tourism and…

Waldorf Astoria’s iconic service comes to Maldives with opening of Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi

Waldorf Astoria’s iconic service comes to Maldives with opening of Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi

Hilton’s luxury brand, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, began welcoming guests to the heart of the South Male Atoll with…

Maldives signs revised contract with Saudi Binladin Group to complete new airport terminal by 2022

Maldives signs revised contract with Saudi Binladin Group to complete new airport terminal by 2022

Maldives has signed a revised agreement for the development a much anticipated new international passenger terminal at the island nation’s main…

Gulf Air to begin Maldives service on Oct 26 with five weekly direct flights

Gulf Air to begin Maldives service on Oct 26 with five weekly direct flights

Bahrain’s flagship carrier Gulf Air has announced plans to operate five weekly non-stop flights to the Maldives starting October 26. Gulf…

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Maldives becomes first tourism brand to feature at prestigious Celtic Manor Resort’s Celebrity Cup

Maldives becomes first tourism brand to feature at prestigious Celtic Manor Resort’s Celebrity Cup

Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has represented the Maldives brand at the prestigious Celtic Manor Resort’s Celebrity Cup…

Fantasy Maldives hosts first dedicated trade event with world-renowned Master Chefs

Fantasy Maldives hosts first dedicated trade event with world-renowned Master Chefs

Fantasy Pvt Ltd, the leading wholesale and retail supplier of high-end food products in Maldives, has hosted its first ever…

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan in Maldives for family getaway

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan in Maldives for family getaway

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is in Maldives for a family getaway. Photos circulating on social media show Khan and his wife…

Maldives invites Chinese, Korean journos for promotional fam trip

Maldives invites Chinese, Korean journos for promotional fam trip

Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC) has brought in a team of journalists from China and South Korea, as part…

Michelin-starred chef Heiko Nieder to return to Niyama Private Islands Maldives

Michelin-starred chef Heiko Nieder to return to Niyama Private Islands Maldives

Niyama Private Islands Maldives has announced the return of two Michelin-starred chef Heiko Nieder, who will be making his fourth…

Soneva launches Tastemakers film series on culinary team

Soneva launches Tastemakers film series on culinary team

Renowned for its one-of-a-kind dining experiences, Soneva is inviting guests to meet the Tastemakers – the dedicated, international line-up of…

Maldives main airport gets new apron

Maldives main airport gets new apron

Velana International Airport on Wednesday marked the opening of a new apron at the Maldives main airport. The apron, built…

Shangri-La launches global #MyShangriLa photography contest

Shangri-La launches global #MyShangriLa photography contest

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts has announced the global launch of #MyShangriLa photography contest. The six-month contest aims to give new…

Kandolhu Maldives appoints David Napier as Executive Chef

Kandolhu Maldives appoints David Napier as Executive Chef

Kandolhu Maldives has appointed David Napier as its Executive Chef. Hailing from the renowned wine country of Hawke’s Bay in New…

Soneva launches Eid al-Adha offer with once-in-a-lifetime experiences

Soneva launches Eid al-Adha offer with once-in-a-lifetime experiences

Soneva has announced a special offer for the upcoming Eid al-Adha holidays, inviting GCC residents to celebrate the joyous occasion…

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Soneva’s loos, bathtubs with views

Soneva’s loos, bathtubs with views

Soneva is known for its signature outdoor bathrooms that come with lush gardens or expansive water features. Whilst these are…

‘An island to call your own’, exclusive private retreats at Naladhu Private Island Maldives

‘An island to call your own’, exclusive private retreats at Naladhu Private Island Maldives

The setting: a boutique hideaway of poetic beauty – white sands, coconut palms, the jewel-toned colours of the Indian Ocean….

Anantara celebrates flourishing coral gardens in Maldives

Anantara celebrates flourishing coral gardens in Maldives

In the sparkling azure seas of South Male Atoll, the coral gardens surrounding Anantara’s three Maldivian islands are beginning to…

CROSSROADS: Opening up Maldives for perfect family getaways

CROSSROADS: Opening up Maldives for perfect family getaways

Maldives has long been romanticised as the world’s most coveted honeymoon destination. This year, the tropical paradise beckons multi-generational travellers…

Turn your dream romantic celebration into reality at Hideaway Beach Resort

Turn your dream romantic celebration into reality at Hideaway Beach Resort

Weddings, renewal of vows and honeymoons are romantic milestones to enjoy and look back on with cherished memories for the…

Where was Maldives first overwater villa built?

Where was Maldives first overwater villa built?

If you think Maldives has always been synonymous with luxury island paradise, you are mistaken! Four decades ago, this remote…