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Maldives....let relaxation begin!
Well the next 3 nights and 4 days take us to the Maldives, to the Anantara Resort Dhigu on the islands of Dhigufinolhu, South Male Atoll, and a brief 35-minute ride by private speedboat from Male International Airport.
Walking out of the airport was nothing short of spectacular and mind blowing for me, as you land, get your bags and head through customs as most places....but ...
I was sad but I know I will see Dad again soon. Our flight was leaving at 11pm.
It was a very long night and Mum and I were very tired.
We flew 4 hours to Kuala Lumpur but Mum said we lost some time because different countries have different times so we got there at 6am. We then had to wait 3 hours for our plane to Hong Kong. We flew another 4 hours to Hong Kong and got there at 1pm on Sunday. I was so tired!,
... this the guys got the speed boat ready and mum, dad and I got on the radar. This is for 3 people and is like a biscuit and it rides across the water while the speed boat goes fast. Sometimes we nearly bounced off it. There is signals for the boat driver to go faster, stay the same or slow down. Mum and Dad kept asking him to slow down and I kept ...
... got home and then in the morning it was Saturday and I was up early and Mum and Dad and I had room service for breakfast. Our room is right on the beach so Dad and I went snorkelling while we waited for breakfast. After this we all went around the island and then went to the games room. I also went to the dive centre and got my gear for snorkelling.
... not thought much about the ferry until Sunday morning then it occurred to me that 5 hours on a boat at sea might mix my stomach up a bit, For some reason though, it didn't; even though the ferry actually took six hours. I believe I have finally grown some sea legs!! Annie remains unmoved as ever by the waves and swell of the sea.
We arrived late afternoon and were collected from the ferry terminal by Rashid. He turned out to be proper likeable ...
Other places to stay in Alifu Atoll
North Ari Atoll | 4 star hotelfrom $270
- You gotta go here!
- Who needs vic and bobs pub singer when you've got Luca?
on the tip of South Ari Atoll, South Ari Atoll | 4 star hotelfrom $135
South Ari Atoll, South Ari Atoll | 4 star hotelfrom $433
Avi Island, North Ari Atoll | 4 star hotelfrom $281
- Paradise found
P.O. Box 2019, Thudufushi Island | 4 star hotelfrom $603
Ari Atoll, Vilamendhoo | 4 star hotelfrom $225
- I wanna go back!!!!!!!
- Total Relaxation in a tropical idyll
- Beautiful island, excellent food and very relaxing!
Bathala Island | 3 star hotelfrom $305