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What to do in the Maldives
The Maldives are a group of over 1000 islands in the Indian Ocean. They are an extremely popular tourist destination thanks to their unparalleled natural beauty, privacy, great cuisine and friendly locals. Only 200 of the islands are inhabited and out of these, 90 have luxury resorts. The Maldives appeal to tourists who prefer a quiet peaceful holiday set in tropical paradise. If you are thinking about making a trip to this beautiful region, the following are a few of the best sights and attractions to see and enjoy:
- UNDERWATER DINING
Maldives has taken eating out to the next level by offering tourists a number of underwater restaurants to enjoy their meals in. Starting with the Ithaa restaurant on Rangali Island to Subsix, SEA and M6M on several different islands, underwater dining epitomizes luxury living. The restaurants offer a variety of cuisine ranging from European to continental, fusion, seafood and others. Some of the restaurants have got underwater wine cellars and even offer champagne breakfasts for those who wish to start partying early. All restaurants offer panoramic views of the ocean so you can have great aesthetics while dining out.
- DOLPHIN SPOTTING
The Maldives are home to several species of dolphins including the Spinner, Bottlenose and Risso dolphins. They can be viewed on a dolphin spotting tour and some of the best places to do this are the Muli Channel in the Meemu Atoll and the Rihiveli Beach.
- SAMPLE LOCAL CUISINE
- While most resorts offer continental or European cuisine, it is possible to experience local cuisine on some local islands. Popular island dishes include; Mas Huni, a breakfast dish made from chopped tuna, coconut, chilli and onion served on a flat bread and garudhiya (fish soup).
- THE PIANO DECK AT BAROS MALDIVES
- A deck shaped like a piano sits off the coast of Baros Maldives. It is surrounded by white canopies flowing in the wind for the ultimate romantic feel and is a popular spot for couples who want to enjoy fine dining while enjoying the beauty of the ocean.
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