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Innovative wellness specialist Domingos Folgado comes to Vakkaru Maldives

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Vakkaru Maldives takes guests on a unique healing journey with award-winning wellness practitioner, Domingos Folgado. His special residency from 1-31 August 2021 offers guests the extraordinary opportunity to enjoy the breadth of his knowledge surrounded by the serene and restorative beauty of Baa Atoll.

A wellness consultant, therapist, acupuncture expert and qualified personal trainer based in London, Domingos’ career in the health and fitness industry spans two decades and includes an impressive black book of celebrity clients. At Vakkaru, he will assist guests through individual appointments and also lead multi-day personalised, holistic programmes that combine his diverse set of skills and specialities.

Domingos’ residency represents the latest expression of Vakkaru’s unique hospitality concept Vakkare. Placing the concept of care at the core of all Vakkaru offers, Vakkare provides guests with endless opportunities for self-care, deep rest and meaningful relaxation.

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JW Marriott celebrates Maldives Independence Day

Maldives Independence Day - JW Marriott Maldives

JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa will celebrate Maldives Independence Day on 26 July to promote the Maldivian local culture. The celebrations at the resort will offer guests the chance to book the Malaafaiy Beach Dinner (traditional Maldivian cuisine beach dinner), offer complimentary special in-villa F&B amenities, Palm leaves craft session at the FAMiLY by JW Little Griffins Kids Club and offer Maldivian cooking classes.

Firmly established itself as the best family vacation resort in the Maldives, this ultimate summer destination has over 100 activities available for children from ages 1 to 12 at the FAMiLY by JW – Little Griffins Kids Club, making sure the adults have some quality time to rejuvenate body, mind and spirit. The underwater-themed kids club was built with young explorers in mind.

Boasting sixty luxurious beach and overwater villas, each with its own private pool, spacious wooden decks with stunning views of the Indian Ocean and children’s amenities, it is easy to make JW Marriott Maldives your second home this summer.

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Taj Coral Reef launches all-inclusive packages

Taj Coral Vivanta, Maldives - August 2009
Taj Coral Vivanta, Maldives – August 2009

Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa, Maldives offers guests an enriching all-inclusive experience to indulge in this summer season. Unveiling majestic moments to revel in the signature Taj hospitality at its finest, the five-star resort on Hembadhu Island also spotlights an abundance of recreational activities suited for families, couples, honeymooners and divers alike.

Guests can unwind and relax as they are pampered by all-inclusive offerings from the hotel which include spa, watersports and diving activities. Dining is a lavish affair with guests spoilt for choice between the hotel’s three dine around options showcasing epicurean and mixology highlights. The all-inclusive concept also encompasses a wide range of premium beverages guaranteed to keep guests refreshed throughout their stay which also includes the in-room mini bar.

Taj Coral Reef & Spa boasts sixty-two sophisticated beach villas and luxurious water villas that are designed to capture the resorts locale, with mesmerizing views of the lagoon, pristine sandy beaches and coconut palms dotted along the shoreline. also endorses coral propagation through a range of initiatives which visiting guests may participate in to make a difference to the ecological impact of the peninsula. For those seeking a romantic spell with their significant other, the boutique magic of Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa, Maldives is the ideal destination for weddings or the renewal of vows. Tucked away from the hustle and bustle, the heart shaped island where the resort is located sets the scene for a spontaneous getaway to celebrate memorable moments, both big and small with those nearest.
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