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Dive48 – A 48-hour long dive at Maya Thila


Atoll Scuba in association with Turkish Airlines announces an event named Dive48 to be held on 26th – 28th February 2016 at Maaya Thila, North Ari Atoll. The main objective of the event is to raise awareness about climate change, endangered species and the environment in general. Dive teams will be in the water at the dive site for 48 hours recording images of marine life, and these images will be used to analyse and understand the ecology of the

Soneva Jani In Noonu Atoll Takes Luxury To Next Level


There is an awesome resort taking shape in Noonu Atoll and it is named Soneva Jani. All too familiar ultra-luxury brand that began in 1995 with Soneva Fushi in Baa Atoll has been a leading brand reputed for bringing new concepts and breaking norms. Sonu Shivdasani, the founder and CEO of the company, is the real pioneer behind the wealth of innovations that only keep adding up. Some of his concepts include; dininig in tree-top, observatory, partying in pool pod,

Tripadvisor’s Best 25 Hotels In 2016: 2 From Maldives


Tripadvisor has announced world’s best 25 hotels and that includes 2 resorts from Maldives. This is no surprise to Maldives Finest, we have our Hotel Ranking that lists top 50 resorts in the Maldives and the resort that stayed at the top for longest duration is now chosen by Tripadvisor. That is Mirihi Island which is world’s 7th best hotel of 2016. The other Maldives resort honoured among world’s best 25 by Tripadvisor is Gili Lankanfushi on 11th. Congratulations to

Milaidhoo The Island Of Private Heavens


The tiny unspoiled island of Milaidhoo in Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve is taking shape of a contemporary but culture obsessed resort that has 51 luxury villas with private pool. The overwater Signature Restaurant & Lounge resembles ancient sailboats with coconut palm on cabin roof. It comes with mast and sail as if ready to depart. Despite the look it is a fixed structure, it would be a little silly if you approach to hire one for a day trip.

Underwater Restaurant Makes Feel You Are Fish


Take a 40 minute scenic seaplane flight to Per Aquum Niyama, then a 5 minute speedboat ride to a pavilion in the middle of nowhere. It is Subsix, the underwater restaurant and playground in the Maldives. The over-water pavilion leads you to a staircase that takes you 20 feet below sea level. It is your world of ultimate dining experiences, disco and playground that lets you indulge like never before. Full length floor to ceiling glass panels reveal a treasure