Get Into Maldives Travels has been honoured with the title of Indian Ocean’s Leading Luxury Tour Operator at the World Travel Awards. Here Breaking Travel News speaks to Mariyam Mohamed Faiz, sales manager with the company, to find out how it feels to have been recognised by voters from around the globe
A carefree playground promising an array “never-seen-before” experiences across land, sea and sky, the location claims to offer a striking new vision for a Maldivian holiday.
The all-villa luxury resort is tucked away in the crystalline turquoise waters of the North Malé Atoll, easily reachable by speedboat or seaplane from Malé airport.
Le Méridien Hotels has announced the opening of Le Méridien Maldives Resort & Spa. The opening marks the Paris-born brand’s debut in one of the world’s most captivating destinations.
SO/ Maldives will showcase a selection of 80 luxury villas, including beachfront and over-water options, all adorned with designer interiors and an audacious twist.
Raffles Maldives Meradhoo has announced the appointment of Amila Jeewantha Handunwala as general manager. He has over 25 years of experience in the luxury hospitality sector.
Maldives has been one of the quickest destinations to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic, using its unique geography and strict lockdowns to reduce case numbers. Here Breaking Travel News hears more about the reopening of the destination from Thoyyib Mohamed, managing director of the local tourist board.
Secluded in a south-eastern pocket of Lhaviyani Atoll, the property is located on a natural island defined as “island surrounded by vast lagoon” in Dhivehi, the local parlance of the Maldives.
The project aims to share a positive message regarding the vaccination of staff working in the tourism sector to ensure the Maldives remains one of the safest destinations for travellers.
Breaking Travel News talks to Michal Smejc, general manager at Velaa Private Island in the Maldives, about the destination’s extensive health and safety programme, which has enabled it to continue operating since emerging from lockdown last July
Velaa Private Island has appointed Wayne Milgate to the role of general manager. He will oversee daily operations and manage all aspects of the guest experience at the hotel.