With its stunning scenery, beautiful resorts, tranquil beaches, colorful people, world class underwater beauty, savory foods and warm accommodation, the Maldives is almost synonymous to paradise. And when we speak of this place, it is like describing what an ideal world should be. Thus, it is not surprising if people fall head over heals when they see the Maldives for the first time.
Economics has played a great role on how the people of these islands treat anyone who visits their country. The Maldives relies heavily on tourism. In fact, tourism carries 20 percent of the country’s GDP. On their part, it is a serious business. That is why once in the Maldives, expect to be welcomed with warm hospitality and politeness that you rarely see anywhere in the world.
A diverse culture produces a diverse taste. But often times, diversity leads to the lost of identity. And the loss of identify in terms of culinary cuisines leads to confusion between what is authentic and what is borrowed. In the Maldives, diversity has actually elevated its food into a gastronomical pleasure you should not miss. The combination of Arabic, Indian, Sri Lankan and Oriental tastes fussed up with the existing local taste to become a culinary identity that is truly Maldivian. No trip will ever be complete without experiencing the taste of the local food.
There are so many things you can do in the Maldives but many visitors prefer to go barefoot and just enjoy the white sand beach while looking at an uninterrupted view of the turquoise ocean and the neighboring islands. Spending time at the beach is enough to make the holiday complete.
The Maldives is not about shopping, neither is it about partying. The Maldives is all about the ocean – showcasing the beauty of the ocean you have never expected. The Maldives probably has the most number of dive sites per square kilometer than any other countries in the world. The distinct characteristic of the island and how it has come to be are the reasons why this place offers an underwater world that can be described as nothing but the best. As they say, “no one can ever guess how wonderful and how rich the ocean is if they have not visited the Maldives.
Surely, the Maldives has no shortage of things what can be termed as “the best.” With its world class resorts, the country offers a one of a kind experience from the moment you step onto the beach resort to the very last moment you spend on the islands. If you like pampering, then choosing one of several resorts in the country will guarantee that you get what you deserve. The Maldives is known to provide the best services no other country can offer. No matter who you are or what you do, you can experience a royalty treatment in every resort in the islands.
Words cannot express how beautiful the Maldives unless you have actually seen the place in person. And once you do, with the unique charm of the Maldives islands, it is almost assured that you will choose to stay in this place for as long as it takes or at least, let the clock stand still while you are being mesmerized with the beauty of the place.