Maldives

Where in the world can you travel this summer?
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In Review

Where in the world can you travel this summer?

Italy, Barbados, Madeira and the Maldives are among the destinations preparing to welcome UK visitors
1 Jul 2020
LUX* South Ari Atoll: spoilt for choice in the Maldives
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In Review

LUX* South Ari Atoll: spoilt for choice in the Maldives

With its wonderful watersports and bountiful bars and restaurants, LUX* is the five-star beach holiday you want it to be
28 Jun 2019
St. Regis Vommuli, Maldives: luxury without limits
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In Review

St. Regis Vommuli, Maldives: luxury without limits

Nothing is left to chance on this heavenly island retreat
28 Jun 2019
Mirihi Island, Maldives: cast away in paradise
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In Review

Mirihi Island, Maldives: cast away in paradise

Shed your worries (and your shoes) on one of the smallest resorts in the Maldives
28 Jun 2019
Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru: a delightful desert island disc
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In Review

Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru: a delightful desert island disc

Brilliant beaches, a circular reef and a proactive approach to conservation set Vabbinfaru apart from other Maldives resorts
25 Jun 2019
Three of the most heavenly retreats in the Maldives
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In Brief

Three of the most heavenly retreats in the Maldives

The Maldives is packed with luxury resorts, but these three stand out
20 Jun 2019
Angsana Velavaru: a snorkeller’s delight
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In Review

Angsana Velavaru: a snorkeller’s delight

Unlike many resorts in the Maldives, Velavaru still has a flourishing coral reef
28 May 2019

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Jumeirah Vittaveli hotel, Maldives: the last word in luxury
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In Depth

Jumeirah Vittaveli hotel, Maldives: the last word in luxury

A luxury resort made up of private villas, guarantees privacy, gourmet dining and a wide range of activities for its clientele
22 Jan 2019
Maldives’ opposition shock election victory marks ‘new dawn’
Opposition Maldives candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih arrives at a polling station to vote
In Brief

Maldives’ opposition shock election victory marks ‘new dawn’

Result could shift power on strategically important country from China to India
25 Sep 2018
Maldives declares ‘state of emergency’ over political crisis
Maldives police break up celebrations after the Supreme Court orders release of political prisoners
In Brief

Maldives declares ‘state of emergency’ over political crisis

Ex-president calls for US intervention as political crisis threatens Indian Ocean island chain
6 Feb 2018