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Maldives

Learn to dive in this clear, dry season

It seems crazy to call this long archipelago of some 1200 islands, scattered across 500 miles (800km) of Indian Ocean within clusters of 26 atolls, a country. It’s really some people and their homes perched atop patches of coral, peeking above the surface of the sea: fragile, diaphanous, beautiful. And the Maldives are at their...

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