Traders Hotel, Male, Maldives
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... extremely friendly, the men are respectful, and no one will never ask you for money in exchange for assistance. I felt all of my anxiety completely melt away and I knew this was where I was meant to be. I've fallen in love... Not with a man (unfortunately!), But with this country that so quickly warmed both my heart and already crispy skin. The next morning I was do do my first dive in several years. Cool as a cucumber on the outside but freaking out like ...
... so many of the staff, Waji (Wad-gee) is the
barman who is Sri Lankan, Narusu (No-roo-sue) is our gardener and he is from
Bangladesh (he looks after our villa extra well as we gave him $10 USD for the
week), so we have fresh water in our foot bowl at the door to wash our feet
each day and no leaves on our deck.
Today we hired some snorkel gear for me which cost US $30 for a week and decided to venture out our ...
We set sail around 4am. As I am in a cabin fairly near the engines, it's noisy. So not a lot of sleep.
Officially we were woken at 6am. Ready for Fish Head. This site is a marine reserve. And wow - can you tell. The pinnacle was covered in fish - thousands of red tooth trigger fish, schooling long fin banner fish and the ubiquitous blue stripped snapper. Copious numbers of grey reefs hanging around and a load of ...
... The flight took just over an hour, coming down to land on a small island, surrounded by other small white pretty islands. The Maldives. The airport is very small and basic. I was picked up at arrivals and walked to the dock. There is no car park here. Apparently not even any roads. The only options for transport are by boat or seaplane! I was being picked up by boat. It was just a 10 minute ride out to the second ...
Happy birthday, Dad!!!
Today has been magical. We woke up in time to get breakfast (which included a rainbow sprinkle and chocolate sauce smothered honey glazed doughnut for Nate), and then caught the free expedition boat across the 50 yard channel between our island and an uninhabited one just north of us, and proceeded to play in the water for 2 hours! Thank goodness for our sun shirts! We realized that ...