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Maldives says resources deployed to ramp up main airport development

Maldives says resources deployed to ramp up main airport development

Relevant resources have been deployed to accelerate the development of the main airport, Maldives government has announced. In his presidential…

Maldives to open 20 new resorts in 2019

Maldives to open 20 new resorts in 2019

Maldives will welcome 20 new resort openings this year, the island nation’s President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih announced Thursday. In his…

Maldives targets 2.5 mln tourist arrivals per year by 2023

Maldives targets 2.5 mln tourist arrivals per year by 2023

Maldives on Thursday announced a new target of attracting 2.5 million tourist arrivals per year by 2023. In his first…

Maldives main airport witnesses record seaplane movements

Maldives main airport witnesses record seaplane movements

Maldives has witnessed a record number of seaplane movements. A new record of 531 seaplane departures and arrivals was handled…

Making waves in luxury travel, The Nautilus Maldives opens

Making waves in luxury travel, The Nautilus Maldives opens

On a perfect sunny Sunday afternoon, The Nautilus Maldives welcomed its first guests, ushering in a new world of luxury…

LUX* North Male Atoll opens, takes Maldives holiday experience to ‘next level’

LUX* North Male Atoll opens, takes Maldives holiday experience to ‘next level’

LUX* North Male Atoll has opened, bringing a “next level” to the luxury holiday experience in the Maldives. Mauritius-based hotel…

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Ibrahim Shijah returns to Baros Maldives as Executive Assistant Manager

Ibrahim Shijah returns to Baros Maldives as Executive Assistant Manager

Ibrahim Shijah has returned to Baros Maldives, joining the award-winning boutique island retreat as its Executive Assistant Manager. Shijah, known to his…

COMO Cocoa Island to close during May-November 2019 for major upgrade

COMO Cocoa Island to close during May-November 2019 for major upgrade

COMO Hotels and Resorts has announced a major renovation at its COMO Cocoa Island resort in the Maldives. In an…

Kurumba Maldives defends spot amongst world’s best all-inclusive resorts

Kurumba Maldives defends spot amongst world’s best all-inclusive resorts

Kurumba Maldives has defended its position as one of the best all-inclusive resorts in the world. In this year’s edition…

Royal Jordanian to operate weekly charter service to Maldives in Sept, Oct 2019

Royal Jordanian to operate weekly charter service to Maldives in Sept, Oct 2019

Royal Jordanian has announced plans to operate scheduled charter service to the Maldives late 2019. From September 27 to October…

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru named amongst world’s best all-inclusive resorts

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru named amongst world’s best all-inclusive resorts

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Maldives has been recognised as one of the best all-inclusive resorts in the world. In this year’s…

Soneva Jani partners with Olive Ridley Project

Soneva Jani partners with Olive Ridley Project

Eco-friendly luxury resort operator Soneva has announced a partnership between its Soneva Jani resort in Maldives and the Olive Ridley Project. The aim of the…

Velassaru Maldives unveils revamped Water Suite

Velassaru Maldives unveils revamped Water Suite

Velassaru Maldives has revamped its Water Suite. The Water Suite was renovated with the sole purpose of heightening the guest experience…

Vakarufalhi Island Resort introduces ‘kids stay free’ offer

Vakarufalhi Island Resort introduces ‘kids stay free’ offer

Vakarufalhi Island Resort has introduced a ‘kids stay free’ offer. The resort is offering a free stay with meals for two…

Maldives says resources deployed to ramp up main airport development

Maldives says resources deployed to ramp up main airport development

Relevant resources have been deployed to accelerate the development of the main airport, Maldives government has announced. In his presidential…

Hurawalhi Maldives wins three 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards

Hurawalhi Maldives wins three 2019 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards

Hurawalhi Maldives has been awarded three 2019 Travelers’ Choice Awards by TripAdvisor. In this year’s edition of the Travelers’ Choice Awards,…

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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…

The Marina @ CROSSROADS: Maldives’ first integrated lifestyle destination

The Marina @ CROSSROADS: Maldives’ first integrated lifestyle destination

CROSSROADS, the first integrated lifestyle destination in the Maldives, is set to open in early 2019. The development by leading Thai…