Indian budget airline SpiceJet is all set to enhance flight connections between India and Maldives. It was confirmed they will start daily flights from Kochi (KOC) and Thiruvananthapuram (TRV) to Ibrahim Nasir International Airport in Malé (MLE).
Talise Spa at Jumeirah Vittaveli, the luxurious Maldivian resort catering for couples, families and small groups, recently launched two new signature treatments that celebrate elements of local Maldivian culture.
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.
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.
Sharron marked her half century in the Maldives with her children, including aspiring athlete Grace – whose father is Sharron's second husband and former sprinter Derek Redmond.
China has accounted for just under a quarter of all visitors coming to the Maldives for the first nine months of 2012, contributing substantially to a 3.4 percent increase in arrivals compared to last year despite declines in established European markets.
A new Executive Chef has joined the award-winning resort, Baros Maldives, in time for the forthcoming holiday and festive season.
The Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort has launched a programme of activities for guests staying at the property over the forthcoming festive period.
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. 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.
Once again the World Luxury Hotel Awards turned the spotlight on some of the world’s most sought after hotels, lodges, resorts and private islands as they scooped the world’s most prestigious honors for luxury hotels at the glitzy 2012 World Luxury Hotel Awards Gala Ceremony held in Kuala Lumpur on October 13th.
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 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.
Maldivian Airlines, owned by Island Aviation Services Ltd of Maldives, has expanded its flight network by connecting Chennai, Mumbai and Dhaka with Male, the capital city of the island nation.
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives has been named Leading Family Resort in the GMR Maldives Travel Awards organized by the Maldives Association of Travel Agents & Tour Operators (MATATO) recently.
Flydubai, Dubai's innovative low-cost airline, has announced flights to Malé, the capital of the Republic of Maldives (the Maldives).
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.
- Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives receives Leading Family Resort Award
- First National Stakeholder Conference on Declaring Maldives a Biosphere Reserve now underway in Bandos Island Resort
- KIHAAD Maldives Opening in December 2012
- Seychelles and Maldives discuss the Indian Ocean Vanilla Islands Regional Organization
- Exploring underwater meditation