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Maldives crowned World’s Leading Destination in historic World Travel Awards win

Maldives crowned World’s Leading Destination in historic World Travel Awards win

Maldives has received the World’s Leading Destination award at the World Travel Awards for the first time ever. This is…

UK adds Maldives to travel corridor, allows quarantine free travel

UK adds Maldives to travel corridor, allows quarantine free travel

Maldives has been added to the British government’s travel corridors list, giving Britons the option for a last-minute quarantine-free autumn…

Maldives launches ‘world-first’ loyalty programme to reward tourists with ‘border miles’

Maldives launches ‘world-first’ loyalty programme to reward tourists with ‘border miles’

Maldives on Sunday launched a loyalty programme — dubbed the first of its kind in the world — to reward…

Maldives relaxes tourism guidelines, allows multi-resort holidays

Maldives relaxes tourism guidelines, allows multi-resort holidays

Tourism authorities in Maldives have allowed visitors to stay in more than one resort, in a bid to attract more…

Maldives reopens to all global travellers, no restrictions

Maldives reopens to all global travellers, no restrictions

A scheduled passenger flight touched down at the Maldives main airport Wednesday morning, marking the reopening of the country’s borders…

Emirates, Qatar, Singapore — which airlines are resuming Maldives flights and when?

Emirates, Qatar, Singapore — which airlines are resuming Maldives flights and when?

Last updated: July 27 The Maldives reopened  its borders on July 15. Maldivian officials say that a majority of international airlines…

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Maldives crowned World’s Leading Destination in historic World Travel Awards win

Maldives crowned World’s Leading Destination in historic World Travel Awards win

Maldives has received the World’s Leading Destination award at the World Travel Awards for the first time ever. This is…

Visit Maldives launches Instagram live conference with Indian celebrities

Visit Maldives launches Instagram live conference with Indian celebrities

Visit Maldives has launched an Instagram conference with five Indian celebrities. The conference aims to create awareness about the new…

Seaside Finolhu serves up an ace for tennis lovers via LUX Tennis partnership

Seaside Finolhu serves up an ace for tennis lovers via LUX Tennis partnership

While Seaside Finolhu recently completed an extensive transformation process that will accentuate its image as a design-led luxury destination, the…

Maldives wins two prestigious regional tourism awards

Maldives wins two prestigious regional tourism awards

Maldives has been awarded the Best Honeymoon Destination at Travel+Leisure India’s Best Awards 2020 and Best Partner accolade at Fliggy’s…

Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha graces Grand Park Kodhipparu Maldives

Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha graces Grand Park Kodhipparu Maldives

A fabulous and fearless woman of great strength in cinema and art recently stepped on the white pristine beaches of…

Maldives tourism icon Dr Ibrahim Umar Maniku dies

Maldives tourism icon Dr Ibrahim Umar Maniku dies

Maldivian tourism icon Dr Ibrahim Umar Maniku has passed away. The 68-year-old died Wednesday evening while undergoing treatment at Singapore’s…

Sun Siyam Resorts’ biggest ever sale: Up to 50 per cent off on Black Friday, Cyber Monday bookings

Sun Siyam Resorts’ biggest ever sale: Up to 50 per cent off on Black Friday, Cyber Monday bookings

Sun Siyam Resorts, the luxury Maldivian hotel and resort brand, has launched its biggest online sale to date, coinciding with…

Personalised diving at Mirihi Island Resort

Personalised diving at Mirihi Island Resort

At Mirihi Island Resort’s dive centre, Philipp Albiro and his team have been offering the best diving experiences one could…

Visit Maldives takes part in TTM Connect

Visit Maldives takes part in TTM Connect

Visit Maldives is taking part in TTM Connect, a virtual B2B travel fair organised by Travel Trade Maldives (TTM). TTM…

Celebrate magical festive season at Hurawalhi Maldives

Celebrate magical festive season at Hurawalhi Maldives

December is likely to be a little different for many people this year, so it’s a great year to ring…

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Maldivian tourism is spluttering back to life, here’s how to make it roar

Maldivian tourism is spluttering back to life, here’s how to make it roar

By Sonu Shivdasani The border has reopened, guests have started to return, our resorts have sprung back to life — and…

What are hotels doing to restore travel confidence, win customers back?

What are hotels doing to restore travel confidence, win customers back?

By Dolores Semeraro The Indian Ocean’s most coveted tropical islands are reopening their borders to international tourists as we speak,…

Spectacular dining experiences in Maldives for couples

Spectacular dining experiences in Maldives for couples

Pristine white beaches, crystal clear waters and a sense of romance are the lucky charms which naturally catapult the Maldives…

Tourism and Covid-19: An opportunity to rebuild better

Tourism and Covid-19: An opportunity to rebuild better

By Michelle Kovacevic Scenarios by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) suggests that tourism could decline by 60-80 per cent this…

Asian hotels owners look for financing solutions amid coronavirus uncertainty

Asian hotels owners look for financing solutions amid coronavirus uncertainty

Faced with unprecedented challenges from the Covid-19 pandemic, hotels owners across Asia are turning to creative financing solutions to ride…

How can you stay safe on your post-coronavirus trip?

How can you stay safe on your post-coronavirus trip?

The global coronavirus pandemic has left several of us distressed as we are forced to hit pause on our travel…