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Maldives, 3rd: The Bradt Travel Guide (Paperback)

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These idyllic islands are famed for their palm-fringed beaches, luxurious resorts, and relaxed pace of life. This fuilly updated guide caters to all types of visitors, from watersports enthusiasts and nature lovers to festival seekers and those wishing to explore the rich island history. Diving safaris, coral garden snorkeling, surfing, windsurfing, and deep-sea fishing are all covered for the energetic tourist, while exploring the atolls and resorts with the aid of this thorough guide is an attractive pastime for the traveler seeking tranquility.

Features include:
>How to choose the perfect resort for tastes and budgets
>Getting around the islands, with cruise options
>A wide variety of watersports
>Accommodation options including beach cottages and overwater bungalows
>Maldivian people and culture and useful words and phrases in Dhivehi

About the Author

Royston Ellis is a travel writer and biographer who has been a frequent visitor to the Maldives from his island retreat in Sri Lanka. He is also author of Bradt's "Sri Lanka" and "Mauritius, Rodrigues and Reunion."

Travel authors Sian Pritchard-Jones and Bob Gibbons have provided the update of this edition.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781841621432
Publisher: Bradt Travel Guides
Publication Date: January 1st, 2006
Pages: 248