These idyllic islands are famed for their palm-fringed beaches, luxurious resorts, and relaxed pace of life. This fuilly updated guide caters to all types of visitors, from watersports enthusiasts and nature lovers to festival seekers and those wishing to explore the rich island history. Diving safaris, coral garden snorkeling, surfing, windsurfing, and deep-sea fishing are all covered for the energetic tourist, while exploring the atolls and resorts with the aid of this thorough guide is an attractive pastime for the traveler seeking tranquility. Features include: gHow to choose the perfect resort for tastes and budgets gGetting around the islands, with cruise options gA wide variety of watersports gAccommodation options including beach cottages and overwater bungalows gMaldivian people and culture and useful words and phrases in DhivehiThe Bradt Travel Guide Royston Ellis, Sian Pritchard-Jones, Bob Gibbons. Thila Reserve is ... Kudaraha#39;s appeal is to the less boisterous and those seeking a restful vacation within the Italian market. ... With a collection of varied beaches roughly 1km long, the resort is dedicated to fun, whether you prefer diving or beaches. ... The Maldivian-style buildings use coral, wood and thatch. ... The lagoon is shallow, but the beach areas provide watersports enthusiasts with unlimited activities.
|Author||:||Royston Ellis, Sian Pritchard-Jones, Bob Gibbons|
|Publisher||:||Bradt Travel Guides - 2005|