There's more to Maldives than luxury resorts.
There's more to Maldives than luxury resorts.

British travel writer Tom Chesshyre has uncovered another side to paradise while exploring the tropical islands of the Maldives. For his new book, Gatecrashing Paradise – Misadventures in the Real Maldives, the author visited many of the Maldives’ inhabited islands, which until recently were off-limits to foreign tourists, encountering communities struggling to come to terms with the outside world and first-world problems such as drug use, divorce and religious fundamentalism. Read more: minivannews.com

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