Articles Mentioning Maldives Hotels

The 10 Best Islands for Honeymoons

Sofitel Bora Bora Private Island If you’re trying to decide where to go for your post-wedding escape, a sun-splashed island can be a solid choice. But which one to choose? The ideal island for your newlywed getaway depends on your budget, and how much time you have. But whether you’re simply looking for sand and…

8 Destinations That Cater to Every Vice

Vices are often tied to the seven deadly sins — greed, gluttony, lust, sloth, wrath, envy, and pride — but these behaviors don’t always have to be so dramatic. Generally speaking, a vice is defined as an act that is viewed as pleasurable for some and wicked or detrimental to others. Far be it from…

Why You Should Visit the Seychelles Instead of the Maldives

Gorgeous island destinations are found across the globe, but when looking for a truly luxurious, jaw-dropping getaway, the Maldives often comes to mind. An archipelago of over 2,000 islands, with resorts that occupy their own private island, it’s undeniably a bucket-list place for many. However, just southwest of here, off the coast of Africa, lies…

The World’s Most Expensive Islands and Their Cheaper, Cooler Alternatives

If you’re anything like us, you’ve dreamt of jetting off to a far-flung island paradise, where the sand is soft and the sea sparkles as far as the eye can see. However, these idyllic destinations can be prohibitively expensive, due to their remote locations and high-end resorts. Do not despair, though, as we’ve come up…

The 19 Most Beautiful Resorts in the Maldives

Made up of nearly 2,000 small islands, the Maldives archipelago lives up to all of its descriptors: screensaver-worthy, wanderlust-inducing, and bucket-list paradise. With white-sand beaches, tropical green landscapes, and crystal clear turquoise waters, every angle is picture-perfect — and that includes resorts. In the Maldives, resorts are typically located on their own private island, which…

The Most Expensive Countries in the World and Their Cheaper, Cooler Alternatives

The saying “you get what you pay for” doesn’t always apply when it comes to traveling the globe. Sure, many bucket list destinations are worth their eye-popping price tags, but there are plenty of affordable — and arguably cooler — alternatives to these well-trodden, budget-busting destinations. Below, we listed the most expensive countries in the…

The Best Bucket List Getaways for Couples

Pool at Pezoules in Santorini For couples who love to travel, choosing where to go next can be tough. From Europe to Asia, there are so many destinations worthy of a spot on your and your sweetheart’s bucket list. Whether you’re after a languorous sojourn on the beach or a buzzy city break, you can’t…

10 Things You Should Never, Ever Do in the Maldives

Jumeirah Vittaveli For many, the Maldives is a dream destination. Clear turquoise waters, stunning islands, soft-sand beaches, and the far-flung location are all huge draws. Its dreamy overwater bungalows, incredible snorkeling opportunities, tropical temperatures, and picture-perfect sunsets only add to the appeal. Flights from the U.S. clock in at over 20 hours, and the cost…

The World’s First Underwater Hotel Villa Has Opened

Photo courtesy of © 2018 Hilton Forget overwater bungalows — you can now spend the night underwater in the Maldives. The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island has opened the world’s first-ever underwater hotel residence, fulfilling Little Mermaid dreams everywhere. Submerged more than 16 feet below the Indian Ocean, the two-story villa goes by the moniker Muraka,…

How to Travel to the Maldives on a Budget

Aerial View of Kihaa Maldives/Oyster The Maldives is not a cheap destination. For starters, getting there from the U.S. can cost you over $2,500 round-trip in high season. You’ll also have to factor in the price of transportation from Male International Airport to the island where your hotel is located, which can often be just…