Must try Food around the world -Must read for all the foodies out there!

Calibrate your taste buds and broaden your culinary horizon! Trying out food is an integral of traveling to new destinations.   Maldives Maldivians always had access to plenty of fish and coconut along with some vegetables. However, they did not have much variety. The national dish, Gaudiya, is prepared with tuna, onions, lime, and pepper…

Athena Cinema -Beaches and popcorn

Maldives is the picture perfect vacation spot and no vacation is complete without a few lazy evenings with movies and popcorn. Regardless of which Maldives luxury resort you are put up at, the Athena Cinema is easily accessible by just a ferry ride or a speedboat journey. Some of the more popular hotels you could stay at…

National Museum in Maldives -Taking you back to the Sultan’s era

History The museum was opened for public viewing on the Maldives’ National day, November 19th, 1952. Inaugurated by the Prime Minister of that year, the sole motive of setting up the museum was to preserve the rich history of Maldives and to invoke the patriotism in people. Going in Antiques and grand objects belonging to…

Food and Dining in Maldives -An explosion of culinary inspirations

The island nation of Maldives consists of more ocean than land. With their highly limited supply of food and the lifestyle that is entwined with fishing, Maldivian cuisine is filled with fresh seafood and the many different forms of coconut. Dining and Food History Maldivians always had access to plenty of fish and coconut along…

Popular Maldivian Dishes – Time to Tempt the Taste Buds

The Maldives has a rich culinary heritage and sampling local delicacies are an important part of any visit here. Below are a few of the dishes that locals love and one should look to try as well. Mashuni Tuna features heavily in many Maldivian dishes and mashuni is no exception. Smoked tuna is the main…