Baglioni Resort Maldives – An Italian Corner of Maldives

The tourism sector in the Maldives has been flourishing over the past 40 years, with many new resorts openings each year. There are many exquisite luxury resorts, some authentic ‘Maldivian’ properties, several rustic, quite a few family-oriented, and the list goes on. However, this country has not yet seen a 5 star Luxury Italian resort, […]

One island many memories: Furaveri Island Resort & Spa

With more than 107 resorts in the Maldives and numerous new properties opening each year, it is becoming increasingly difficult to stand out from the crowd in this market of luxurious holiday destination. Pristine white sandy beaches, beautiful coral reefs in close proximity to the island, turquoise lagoons, breathtaking dive spots, natural tropical vegetation, culinary […]

Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi: A tropical paradise awaits discovery

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Located in Shaviyani Atoll, a 50-minute flight from Velana International Airport, the new Fairmont is just far enough to host you in a place of serenity, peace and harmony with nature. As you approach Sirru Fen Fushi on the seaplane, something about the island catches your eye, and it’s not the lush tropical greenery, vast […]

Can Maldives be the next Wellness destination?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Unlike many European countries, as well as other tropical resorts, the Maldives does not yet have a Wellness retreat or a medical Spa. In the past decade, increasing number of people are looking for more than just relaxation and fun during their vacation. Looking after your wellbeing, being aware of how different foods affect your body […]

Women in Hospitality: Elza Artiaga

We speak to Elza Artiga, who hails from a family of hospitality professionals, but has made a career of her own, working for big names like the Ritz-Carlton and now Outrigger.

Hotel Review: Outrigger Konotta Maldives Resort

Located in Gaaf Dhaalu atoll, away from boat and plane traffic, with no neighbouring islands in the visible vicinity, Outrigger Konotta is a true away-from-it-all holiday destination.