Ithaa Undersea Restaurant, Rangali Island, Maldives

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Ithaa, the world’s first all-glass under-sea restaurant at Maldives Rangali Island opened its doors on 15th April 2007. An icon in the country, Ithaa sits three metres below the waves of the Indian Ocean, surrounded by a vibrant coral garden. Encased in 12.5mm thick clear acrylic, the restaurant seats up to 14 guests.

Mr Hudson Makes a Special Guest Appearance at Niyama Maldives - Per AQUUM Retreats

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From Tokyo to Los Angeles; Dublin to Dubai and Huvafen Fushi to NIYAMA, Mr Hudson has DJ’d all over the world and played for the likes of Louis Vuitton, Lacoste, Formula 1, Adidas and Elton John and even former US President Bill Clinton. This December 16th – 24th, 2012, the impossibly cool Mr Hudson jets down to NIYAMA for an exclusive special guest appearance as part of the resort’s festive season celebrations to play two acoustic sets at Fahrenheit and one DJ set at Subsix.

Maldives takes part in DEMA Dive Show 2012, USA

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Maldives Marketing and PR Corporation (MMPRC) together with representatives from Maldives Tourism Industry have participated in the 36th Annual DEMA (Dive Equipment and Marketing Association)  Dive Show 2012 which took place in Las Vegas USA, from 14th  - 17th November 2012.

Kuredu Island Resort & Spa, Maldives, was recently recognized by TUI Germany as the “Best Hotel Long Haul” and been awarded a TUI Holly Award.

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Kuredu Island Resort & Spa, Maldives, was recently recognized by TUI Germany as the “Best Hotel Long Haul” and been awarded a TUI Holly Award.  This is a very prestigious award that TUI gives out every year to 100 of their 8,000 supplier resorts and hotels.  The Award is based on guest satisfaction levels gauged from feedback received from over ½ million German tourists. This recognition shows that the collaboration between the Resort and the Tour Operator is very important and working together will create an advantage for all parties and ultimately the Resort guests.

2012 Maldives Game Fishing Challenge Offers Adrenalin-Packed Sport in Paradise

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The Maldives Game Fishing Association (MGFA) has today announced entries are open for the second Maldives Game Fishing Challenge from 23 to 26 November. Set in the pristine waters of North and South Male’, and Vaavu atolls, this year’s event is bound to enthrall all levels of angler over three action-packed days of fishing for species such as Wahoo, Marlin, Sailfish, and Big Eye and Dog Tooth Tuna.

Kuramathi Spa introduces new concept “The Essence of Wellbeing”

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Kuramathi is an island with remarkably abundant flora, a lagoon displaying shades of blue from navy to turquoise and a powder white sandbank at the tip of the island; and that’s just some of the few reasons why guests love to return again and again to this emerald jewel. Value for money, great all inclusive plans and a fun kids club complements the long list of comforts available to our guests. This October, we are proud to unveil, the Kuramathi Spa, perfected to offer an even better spa experience to all our guests.

Maldives – China celebrates its 40th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations

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08th November 2012, Male’; 2012 marks the 40th anniversary of the Diplomatic Relations between the Republic of Maldives and People’s Republic of China. It is an important milestone for the rapidly expanding relationship between the two countries and offers an opportunity to reflect on the evolution of Maldives – China relationship and consider new ideas and initiatives to strengthen, enrich and deepen both countries future engagements.