Maldives resort reviews


By Neil Merrett | Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 14:34
The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has revealed new plans to promote the Maldives to Chinese tourists through commercials showcasing the country’s culture. The announcement... read more
By JJ Robinson | Monday, March 25, 2013 - 14:36
  An online petition calling on the Maldivian government to end the practice of flogging women and children for the crime of fornication has been signed by more than one... read more
By Luke Powell | Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 19:39
Tourist arrivals for February have increased by over 25 percent compared to the same month in 2012. Figures from the Ministry of Tourism Arts and Culture reveal that an increase... read more
By Neil Merrett | Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 19:19
  W Retreat and Spa Maldives had announced the appointment of Jennifer Buhr as its new general manager.   Buhr, who has been associated with W's parent company Starwood... read more
By Neil Merrett | Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 22:18
  Maldives anti-government campaigners have attempted to use this year’s ITB Berlin trade show to draw attention to allegations of police brutality and human rights abuses... read more
By Neil Merrett | Thursday, March 7, 2013 - 21:31
“Is it possible to luxuriate on an Indian Ocean atoll and not break the bank?”  This was the question posed by Ruaridh Nicoll, Editor of the UK-based Observer Magazine,... read more
By Neil Merrett | Sunday, March 3, 2013 - 19:42
  Maldives nationals and expatriates with valid work permits are being invited to an underwater festival being held next month at LUX* Maldives resort in South Ari Atoll as part of... read more
By Luke Powell | Saturday, February 23, 2013 - 15:28
  Former Secretary General of Maldives Association of Tourism Industry (MATI) ‘Sim’ Mohamed Ibrahim stepped down from his position in December 2012, having held the post... read more
By Neil Merrett | Sunday, February 17, 2013 - 13:11
Filming beneath the waves and “getting the perfect shot” are to be among the key focuses of the LUX* Maldives resort’s second ever Underwater Festival taking... read more
By Neil Merrett | Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 18:51
As a destination, the Maldives has long attempted to sell itself as a real 'Robinson Crusoe' destination, trying to evoke Daniel Defoe's 18th century novel of exotic isolation... read more
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