Maldives overview

Maldives Travel Guide
Top of the list for honeymooners the Maldives is a collection of islands where sandy beaches and clear blue seas are the recurrent theme. A popular stopover point with traders from around the world for centuries means that many different cultures have left their mark on the islands. The capital island of Male is dominated by the splendid golden dome of the Islamic Centre. For those who have not just come to loll around on the beaches the local market provides a relaxing alternative and offers an insight into the daily lives of the people who inhabit and work on the islands. The Maldives are probably the epitome of paradise for those who enjoy year round blue skies, cobalt seas and heavenly beaches. Even those who donít enjoy such things may feel differently once they have been.