Maldives

Paradise lost?

With its palm trees, white sandy beaches and crystal clear waters, the Maldives is the perfect tropical paradise. Sadly though that feeling of contentment can so quickly be lost if the holiday is full of problems. The range of complaints we receive relates to the standards of accommodation, holiday food poisoning, poor hygiene, badly maintained swimming pools and accidents. Fortunately for most people the Maldives will prove to be an enjoyable experience.

The articles below should guide you on the risks of travelling to the Maldives. If you are returning and have been affected by Norovirus, other illness, assaults, or any other holiday issues experienced at your hotel or resort, please contact us.

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The Gulf between Foreign Office Travel Advices and the reality on the ground! Maldives

I just thought I should share with you all a good example of how travel advices offered by government does not always appear to represent the reality on the ground.  Consider this Al-Jazeera report of problems in the Maldives!  Within the report we read that as late as last Friday, the local police in Malé  were blocking protests against the current government.  The protests are apparently abou... READ MORE 10 May 2011

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