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Celebrating Women in Hospitality

Across the resorts in Maldives, a wave of celebration washes to mark International Women’s Day, and paradise is abuzz with vibrant energy. Dive into a photo story showcasing how the resorts are honoring the incredible women who shape their experiences. From empowering wellness retreats to dazzling beachfront galas, witness the diverse ways the Maldives is […]

Maldives wins “Best Stand Design” Award at World Travel Market – WTM London 2023

The Maldives stand at World Travel Market – WTM London 2023 has won the award for “Best Stand Design”. The Maldives stand was designed to draw inspiration from the breathtaking underwater beauty of the Maldives and to present the unique experiences and sustainability initiatives that are available to visitors. The stand was divided into different […]

Siyam World’s Festive Carnival

For this holiday season, The Great Festive Carnival of Siyam World takes guests on an exciting rollercoaster ride of music, art and creativity. The combination of Maldivian folklore inspired plays, artworks and floats, many activities and shows offer endless escapades from 22nd December 2022 till 6th January 2023. Among many special programmes set for the […]

Kuredu Resort Celebrates 34th Anniversary

The resort celebrated with the 34th Anniversary Cup Final between Kuredu FC & MNDF FC. Later, the cake cutting ceremony was held with Terri & Laurie, their 50 times repeaters as guests of honour, a nostalgic slideshow of Kuredu in its infancy and a Retro Party. Kuredu Resort Maldives, this vibrant action filled resort is […]

Fushifaru Maldives Celebrates 5th Anniversary

Fushifaru Maldives has celebrated five years of operation with “Fabulous #5” theme on 24th of October 2022. Since the opening in 2017, the resort has attained the reputation among the best authentic Maldivian boutique resorts in Maldives. To commemorate the occasion, the resort offered a full week of celebrations starting with a series of sports […]

Medi Spa Meets Holistic Wellness at ELE I NA Spa, OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI

The ELE I NA Medi Spa at OZEN RESERVE BOLIFUSHI recently wrapped up a five-day skin therapy programme at the resort, held from 26th April to 12th May 2022. The ‘Harmonious 5 Day Skin Therapy Journey’ elevated guests’ fully inclusive holiday experience with immersive healing therapies, alternative medicine treatments and exclusive vegan dining options. Each […]

Velana International Airport Unveils New Passenger Terminal

Velana International Airport (VIA) has revealed the renders of its new passenger terminal, projected to be complete next year. The design of the terminal is inspired by the country’s history, culture and local craftmanship, as per Maldives Airports Company Ltd (MACL).  The outer walls have been designed to depict ocean waves and feature a pattern […]

Crossroads Maldives Launches New Art Gallery

Crossroads Maldives has launched a new art space at The Marina called “The Gallery”, a home to a variety of masterpieces from local community as well as international artists of all levels and genres. The Gallery aims to increase guest’s awareness on Maldivian culture and understanding on various arts, but also to give opportunity to […]

Velaa Private Island Donates to Three NGOs in Maldives

Velaa Private Island Maldives, an ultra-luxury resort in Noonu Atoll, has once again made a donation of MVR 750,000 to three non-profit/non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in Malé City on 2 March 2022. The donation is part of the resort’s yearly donation plan and in celebration of a great start to the year. Care Society, Cancer Society […]

Koagannu Mosque and Cemetery Listed in the 2022 World Monuments Watch

Located in Addu Atoll, the Koagannu is the oldest and largest burial ground in Maldives. The historic site recently made it to the 2022 World Monuments Watch, a list of twenty-five of the world’s most significant heritage sites in need of immediate attention. Koagannu’s history dates back to the twelfth century CE with the construction […]

Savaadheeththa Dhathuru Concluded with Gala Night at Fari Islands

‘Savaadheeththa Dhathuru’ yacht rally, organised by the Maldives Integrated Tourism Development Corporation (MITDC), has successfully concluded with a Gala Night ceremony on 20th February 2022. The ceremony was sponsored by Fari Islands, home to Patina Maldives and The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands. Savaadheeththa Dhathuru began on 5th February 2022 on a journey across the Maldives […]

Ocean 6|50 – Diving Event Bringing the Ocean Community Together in Maldives

In occasion of the 50th anniversary of Maldives tourism industry, local and international diving community; marine researchers and environmental activists are gathering for Ocean 6|50, an extreme diving event. Taking place from 25th to 27th February 2022, Ocean 6|50 aims to raise awareness and advocate for meaningful and sustainable solutions to the issues of plastic pollution, climate […]