The Boutique Inn at Villa Shabnamee
Travel Blogs from Male
... all the way out to the deck, a flat screen tv, and two lounge areas. The bathroom is on another level of perfection. There is a glass bottom so you can see the water and whatever else is down there. It also has a couch, flat screen tv and doors out to a hot tub! This place is so cool! Also, we were pleasantly surprised to find a bottle of champagne, and fresh fruits waiting for us in the room!
Once we got over the excitement of ...
... waiters manage to negotiate a path past my table. A lot. They each have a quick gawk, but nobody asks me what happened. I take this to be extreme politeness rather than lack of concern.
Later I ring Yoosef, my contact at the Ministry, who sounds so startled I am installed that I picture him elevating out of his chair. ‘You did not inform us of your flight details.’ ‘Did you get my email of 6 April?’ ‘Yes. Actually.’ ‘Did you ...
... the ONLY adults not lounging on the beach or sitting in the shade of one of the grass huts... hmmm.... grownups are boring. Glad we aren't grownups. Instead, we splashed around in the water, played with our water ball and looked for fish (and sharks) in the shallow waters. Its surreal- because of the unique formation of these atolls, there are shallows of pure white coral dust sand that stretch out for 1/2 a ...
... hairpieces and brightly colored red lipstick, they are a mirror image of perfection. And just as nice as they are beautiful. They treated us like Royalty and we were given Godiva chocolates and champagne before we even took off, talk about making us feel welcome! The flight had plenty of seats open, allowing both Christine and I to both get window seats so we could both get great views once we approached the islands.The airport is on its own private island, and after ...
... around cities, looking up where I have to be and how to get there; tired of the minefield of scams; tired of hearing the same aircraft safety briefing that nobody has ever given a toss about since the dawn of time; tired of fat idiots in dormitories making loud ridiculous pig noises at all hours. I have loved the last two and a bit months but I'm tired. The Maldives, as a handy stop-over between Sri Lanka and Dubai, gave me the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility