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Money Matters Maldives

Maldives is stunningly beautiful and expensive.

Visa – The free visa on arrival facility is given to almost all nationalities. Return tickets and sometimes hotel vouchers are required to be presented to the immigration officers upon demand. 957 more words

Solo Female Backpacker From India

Maldivian storm and Indian Ocean

The next morning had dawned bright and sunny. The sky had been impossibly blue and the fragrant island air had returned. My date to leave Fenfushi had been drawing near and I had felt a bit cheated by the rain gods. 1,692 more words

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Offbeat Maldives

It had rained heavily the next day and I had to cancel all my plans. Being holed up in my room, doing nothing had been strangely relaxing and the storm had disconnected the wifi connection completely. 1,562 more words

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Maldives Homestay Experience

I had got badly sunburned during the 20 minutes open boat ride and a mild headache had throbbed at the back of my skull. The sun had borne down upon me in a most unkind way and the rays had dazzled the ocean into a blinding silver. 1,530 more words

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The dark side of paradise

I had incurred some unnecessary expenses due to my foolish decisions and confusions as a first timer in Maldives. Add to that laidback islander attitude of Maldivians and you will understand why the archipelago burns holes in traveler’s pockets.  670 more words

Outside India

Male deja vu

Due to bad planning, I had waited in Male for 2 days to avail speedboat transfer to Fenfushi. For a city, the size of my neighbourhood, 2 days had been too long and for the lack of no other option, I had explored every inch of Male on foot. 1,464 more words

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Male Male

I had fallen in love with Maldives even before landing into the tiny island nation. Although, Maldives seems to us Indians as just a stone throw away, it had taken a surprisingly tedious flight to reach Male, its capital city. 2,068 more words

Solo Female Backpacker From India