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The Maldives takes luxury to new heights, but venture beyond your sunbed and you’ll find cultural wonders and once-in-a-lifetime wildlife encounters.

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From public buses to private seaplanes and luxury yachts, here’s how to get around in the Maldives.

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Traveling to the Maldives' 1200 islands and sandbars is a breeze, thanks to a tourist-friendly system of visas on arrival. Here’s what you need to know.

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Guesthouses in Maldives have paved the way for independent travelers on a budget to explore this once prohibitively expensive destination.

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Heading to the Maldives? Our guide will help you pick your ideal island, whether you’re searching for affordable options or five-star resorts. 

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