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.
Why travel for beaches when you have some of the best in the world here? Well, there are many reasons.
One resort effortlessly outshines the competition.
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.