Holiday Island Resort & Spa

on the tip of South Ari Atoll, South Ari Atoll, Alifu Atoll, Maldives | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from South Ari Atoll

Magnificent Maldives

A travel blog entry by lineupsurf


... the way, I know you all will probably be on your way to the airport shortly after reading this letter. Think about this: the Maldives comprises more than 2000 islands spread over 800 miles with only 200 of them inhabited.Unfortunately, some good breaks cannot be surfed due to local laws.
But that does not matter! I had the time of my life and now we own a resort there. Life is swell.

Got to go now,
Wayne ...

Eat, Snorkel, Sleep

A travel blog entry by pwassell

... to have larger fish. Seeing a shark swim towards you does send the heart racing and a little squeal through the snorkel. We went sunset fishing one evening on a boat with about 12 others, it wasn't fishing like we were used to, basically just a coil of line with a baited hook and weights. You throw it out, let it hit the bottom then reel it in about 1 metre and wait. We caught a couple of fish which would be cooked for us the following night. ...

Sun Sun Sun

A travel blog entry by pwassell

Today was another lounge around day. We decided to snorkel late on when the sun has past midday and is less intense. Did I say it was hot ? After a few dips in the lagoon, we ventured out around the east of the island near our water hut. Again not disappointed by the fish. The current is getting a little strong this late on, but we can manage it. The water in the lagoon is ...

It's hot

A travel blog entry by pwassell

... and when snorkelling. Black tip sharks, but only a couple of feet long. At night near the pier is a feeding frenzy. Big fish and I mean big, chasing small ones to eat. There's a pecking order in the sea and it helps to be big. The sun is very strong, I have purchased SF44 because I'm burning and I'm trying to stay as shady as ...

Heading to island paradise

A travel blog entry by pwassell

... told us it was stand 34. This was empty too. A bloke came over and said I know the person, let me find him for you. He didn't because the rep turned up just as he headed off. He took us to the seaplane checkin desk and we weighed our bags including hand luggage. Jumped on a bus to get to terminal c. Non of this looked familiar since we had been to Male airport about 7 years back. Terminal C did though. Boarded a small sea plane for a 25 minute flight to Ellaidhoo ...

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