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If you want to keep up with the latest news, happenings and events taking place at your destination of choice, this is a space entirely dedicated to bringing our holidaymakers with the freshest information on hotel renovations, special attractions, seasonal events and special offers, activities and incentives at some of our resorts, as well as airline news and travel updates.

In this section we keep you posted about the latest goings on this destination travel and tourism industry, from hotel and airline news to cultural events that may be of interest to you, the travelling visitor.

Brides Magazine publishes guide for honeymoons in the Maldives

The bimonthly Conde Nast publication, Brides Magazine recently issued a detailed piece on the best honeymoon retreats and experiences newlyweds can enjoy in the Maldives. From exciting scuba diving trips through the atolls’ reefs to romantic strolls through the pristine beaches, the Maldives offers a world of natural beauty and opulence to celebrate with that significant other.

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St Regis Maldives Vommuli resort unveils its luxury private yacht

The St Regis Maldives resort has unveiled its luxury private yacht, Norma. The luxury island resort is giving holidaymakers the chance to stay on the 20-metre vessel and enjoy a luxury experience with friends or family. Guests can charter the boat for overnight sailings, romantic cruises, scuba diving excursions and family adventures in the Indian Ocean.

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Gili Lankanfushi resort in Maldives launches new wellness programme

The Gili Lankanfushi resort in the Maldives has launched a new wellness programme for 2018. Guests can take part in workshops and treatments led by four international wellness practitioners at the resort's Meera Spa. The programme will kick off in March when Jasmine Hemsley, author and wellbeing entrepreneur, will lead wellness sessions and workshops.

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Grand Park Kodhipparu resort in Maldives officially opens with grand ceremony

The Grand Park Kodhipparu has celebrated its official opening in the Maldives. More than 200 VIP guests attended the opening ceremony, where they were treated to traditional Maldivian performances and entertainment, gourmet cuisine, and the release of Chinese sky lanterns. The luxury resort has 120 lavish villas in six different categories, as well as upscale facilities including three restaurants, a spa, swimming pools and a kids' club.

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Gili Lankanfushi resort in Maldives opens largest overwater villa in world

The luxurious Gili Lankanfushi resort in the Maldives has unveiled the largest overwater villa in the world. The Private Reserve spans 15,000 square-feet, and includes upscale amenities such as a glass infinity pool and split-level bathing deck, four bedrooms, a central living area, library, dining room, private cinema and bar, and a spa, sauna, steam room and gym.

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The Maldives sees surge in visits by UK holidaymakers

The Maldives has seen a jump in the number of tourists visiting the Indian Ocean archipelago from the UK this winter. In November 2017 the island nation reported an 18.7% increase in visitors arriving from the UK compared with the same period in 2016, suggesting the government's recent tourism drive is working.

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Jumeirah Vittaveli opens first ice rink in the Maldives

Holidaymakers planning to escape to the Maldives this winter for sun, sea, and sand, can also enjoy a spot of ice skating as Jumeirah Vittaveli launches the nation's first rink. Using artificial ice plates, the rink will not require any electricity or water to operate, and its opening kicks off the festive season at the resort, where guests can enjoy gala dinners on the beach, a visit from Father Christmas. and New Year's Eve fireworks and DJ sets.

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Conrad Maldives Rangali Island launches new Instagram Butler service

Capturing picture perfect moments just became considerably easier at the stunning Conrad Maldives Rangali Island resort. The property recently launched a unique service for photo-snapping holidaymakers who need a helping hand: the Instagram Butler. In addition to taking the pictures, these butlers will aid customers in finding the best locations and give advice on the best times of day to shoot.

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Hurawalhi Island Resort in Maldives names Brad Calder as new General Manager

Crown and Champa Resorts has announced a new general manager has been appointed at Hurawalhi Island Resort Maldives and soon-to-be-opened Kudadoo Private Island. Brad Calder has taken over the role at the luxury Maldives resorts, bringing more than 20 years of experience to the role. Calder previously worked at Home House Private Members Club & Hotel in London and HPL Hotels in Bali.

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Conrad Maldives Rangali Island scoops 22 awards at World Luxury Spa and Restaurant Awards 2017

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island has triumphed at this year’s World Luxury Spa and Restaurant Awards. The luxury resort in the Indian Ocean scooped 22 awards at the event which was recently held in Hanoi in Vietnam. Among the accolades, the resort’s Ithaa Undersea Restaurant was named Global Restaurant of the Year. The property has 12 diverse dining outlets within beautiful settings.

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Brides Magazine publishes guide for honeymoons in the Maldives

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St Regis Maldives Vommuli resort unveils its luxury private yacht

The St Regis Maldives resort has unveiled its luxury private yacht, Norma. The luxury island resort is giving holidaymakers the chance to stay on the 20-metre vessel and enjoy a luxury experience with friends or family. Guests can charter the boat for overnight sailings, romantic cruises, scuba diving excursions and family adventures in the Indian Ocean.

Gili Lankanfushi resort in Maldives launches new wellness programme

The Gili Lankanfushi resort in the Maldives has launched a new wellness programme for 2018. Guests can take part in workshops and treatments led by four international wellness practitioners at the resort's Meera Spa. The programme will kick off in March when Jasmine Hemsley, author and wellbeing entrepreneur, will lead wellness sessions and workshops.