How to Get from Male to Villingili

Visiting Villingili is a convenient day trip from the Malé. Visible from Malé’s western shoreline, Villingili is a great spot to take a break from the busy street traffic and the high population density that is found in the capital city of the Maldives. With a couple pleasant beaches and tree-lined roads, consider packing [...]

By | 2017-09-26T08:25:32+00:00 May 12th, 2015|1 Comment

How to Get from Malé to Maafushi Island

Although many tourist companies in the Maldives would prefer for most tourist not to know, there is now a reputable public ferry service throughout the country.  Previously, tourists visiting the Maldives could only access resort islands away from Malé by speedboat or seaplane.  These options are still available and more convenient but they are [...]

By | 2017-09-26T08:41:09+00:00 April 15th, 2015|15 Comments

Tuna, Tuna and More Tuna in Malé, Maldives

Prior to landing at Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, I realised that some proactive planning was necessary. Here are the main websites I used for planning this trip to Male, Maldives: World Nomads Travel Insurance. 24/7 coverage for 150+ adventure activities. Get a Quote Momondo, Booking Buddy. We always use these 2 great price comparison sites to find the world's cheapest [...]

By | 2017-09-26T08:58:21+00:00 March 3rd, 2015|1 Comment

How to Get from Male Airport to Malé City

Before I completed this trip to the Maldives, I began planning well in advance (approximately 6 months).  Here are are the resources we used: World Nomads Travel Insurance. 24/7 coverage for 150+ adventure activities. Get a Quote Momondo, Booking Buddy. We always use these 2 great price comparison sites to find the world's cheapest flights. Agoda, Booking.com, HotelsCombined. We [...]

By | 2017-09-26T09:03:13+00:00 February 12th, 2015|1 Comment

Top things to do in Malé – the Capital of the Maldives

The Maldives can be a very expensive destination to visit.  For this particular trip, I started planning about 6 months before our departure date.  Here are the resources we used for this trip to Male: World Nomads Travel Insurance. 24/7 coverage for 150+ adventure activities. Get a Quote Momondo, Booking Buddy. We always use these [...]

By | 2017-09-26T09:06:39+00:00 February 7th, 2015|0 Comments