Local Life in Maafushi, Maldives

Maafushi is a remote island in the tropical paradise of The Maldives, making up one of the 199 currently inhabited islands. It has a population…




A Quick Guide to Local Island Maafushi, Maldives

Maafushi is a relatively small local island of Kaafu Atoll, about an hour and a half from Maldives capital city, Male. It is NOT A…




Short Expat Breaks: FUN Island Resort

FUN Island Resort was an absolute gem. At an incredibly cheap deal of $154 per night for a triple room, I grabbed my two gorgeous…




Diving Today: Mantas, Turtles and Dolphins

Today was one of those days where everything was wonderful. In the morning I met the guys to dive, but this time my friend and…




Cuppa Tea & A Sunset, Maldives

What’s a travel blog without sunset photos? These beauties were shot at Fun Island Resort while I was visiting with my two friends last month.…




Learning How To Dive in Maldives

Did you know that The Maldives is 99% ocean? That’s crazy! So a couple weeks ago during the Eid holidays, I decided I couldn’t live…




Favourite Spots: Hulhumale Mosque Garden

    Since I don’t have a garden for myself (not many people do here due to the lack of space), my favourite spot at…




Short Expat Breaks: Paradise Island Resort

  At just $85 each per night (1,307 MVR) me and Vicky (my lovely friend and colleague who teaches Chinese at our language school), took…




On Buying Souvenirs (Expat’s Only!)

  Two things had put me off buying souvenirs in Maldives: a) I’m not leaving for another 5 months so can buy them then and…




My First Island Hop: Himmafushi

  Last Friday was a truly perfect day away¬†from the kids and exploring a lovely local island, Himmafushi. Now that I’ve successfully passed my PADI…




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