I see aquatic spectacles from everywhere, including the glass-bottomed floor in the lounge area and the bath.
Sometimes it's the little things that make all the difference.
You want to meet a manta ray? A sea turtle? A dolphin? Easy. You want to meet a Maldivian? Next question, please.
It's real enough for more than a million people to visit each year, though. And we're not all dreaming. Are we?
Jani unfurls in symmetrical curves across the Indian Ocean – an immense 1.7-kilometre ribbon of timber boards connecting just 24 villas.
What's it like to be a chef creating five-star meals on a remote island? Challenging.
The five-star resorts of the Maldives do a romantic, private, sunset beach dinner better than anywhere else in the world.
Divers and honeymooners swarm to the Maldives archipelago. There are literally thousands of postcard-perfect islands, with white sand, palm trees and crystal clear waters.This is a place to chill out and enjoy the views while sipping a pina colada from your bungalow that's doubtlessly perched over the waters of a private island. If you can summon the energy, snorkel or dive with its abundant marine life.