If you love reading, have always dreamed of visiting the Maldives and happen to have some free time on your hands then read on... A luxury five-star resort in the Maldives is hiring someone to sell books to A-listers and the super-rich on a desert island. Philip Blackwell, who used to run the bookshop chain of the same name, is looking to hire someone to sell books to the wealthy at his pop-up shop at the Soneva Fushi resort. Blackwell told The Guardian of the role: "The pay is derisory but the fringe benefits unparalleled," while also adding, "It’s a dream job for many people. If I was 25 again I would do it." The successful candidate will be based close to the resort, where villas are "hidden among dense foliage on a private island," and cost up to nearly $26,000 per night to stay in. They will write an "an entertaining and lively blog that captures the exhausting life of a desert island bookseller," as well as … [Read more...] about A luxury Maldives resort is hiring someone to run its pop-up book shop
Located in the Indian Ocean, the Maldives are a collection of tropical islands made up of 26 atolls and more than 1,000 coral islands. The country is well known for its breath-taking beaches, crystal blue lagoons, and some of the best reefs for diving anywhere in the world. The islands feature luxurious beach getaways, but also has the added bonus of bustling markets, premier dining, and shopping you won’t find anywhere else. Any of the following resorts will make your stay that much better. W Maldives W hotels are known for being distinctive and cutting edge and it’s no different in their Maldives resort. Located on the beautiful and private Fesdu Island, W Maldives is the epitome of luxury in each of its suites and ocean havens, each with its own deck and plunge pool. When you aren’t enjoying the turquoise water in the house reef, home to wondrous wildlife, and white sandy beaches, you’ll enjoy a pampering spa menu, six gourmet restaurants, and a lounge bar. … [Read more...] about Best Luxury Hotels In The Maldives 2018
The islands of the Maldives are a destination that attracts thousands of tourists from all over the world Many travel enthusiasts dream of someday flying to the Maldives, they are considered one of the most beautiful regions in the world. Turquoise blue water, green palms and white sandy beaches describe this paradise on earth just too well. But which is the most beautiful villa to stay in to experience an unforgettable holiday? We thought to help you find the most amazing luxury villa on this amazing island and present you our grown jewels here, so you can enjoy your holiday even more <3 Incredible Private Water Villas in Exclusive Maldives Resort Situated above the crystalline waters of the lagoon, Water Villas are connected by walkways from secluded points on the island. A truly sublime retreat, these villas feature outdoor covered terraces on stilts and split-level verandas with steps into the ocean. Dusit Thani Maldives fuses a fine selection of dining experiences … [Read more...] about The most incredible Maldives villas
As you all know, I am a big fan of the Soneva hotel group, my favorite hotel brand in the world, which manages ultraluxe properties in the Maldives and Thailand. The ethos and values it is run by are what sets Soneva on different footing as compared to other high-end hotel brands. In addition, there’s also a lot of love and romance in the story of Soneva, which was founded in 1995 by Sonu Shivdasani, an Indian-British hotelier, and his wife Eva Malmstrom, a Swedish fashion model. And I have some great news to share with you. Soneva has created a special package exclusively for the readers of my blog who are interested in dining from the world’s top culinary masters against the backdrop of the Indian Ocean. The offer (below) at Soneva Fushi is valid only in August 2018 and the inclusions are phenomenal. This August eight Michelin stars will light up Soneva Fushi’s kitchens. Japan’s youngest three-starred … [Read more...] about An exclusive Soneva Maldives offer for the readers of my blog
The islands of the Indian Ocean, Mauritius, Seychelles and Maldives - are unequivocally some of the most beautiful in the world and have topped the list of dream honeymoon destinations for decades. There's no doubting the allure of their perfect white sand beaches and swaying palms, but how do you choose between them? Luckily, these paradise escapes have unique charms, so whether you're looking for action, adventure and Michelin stars, the most luxurious hotels on Earth, or just a chance to get back to nature, there's an island to suit. Best for luxury hotels? Maldives With dozens of innovative private-island resorts and more over-water villas than you can shake a flip-flop at, it's little wonder the Maldives attracts honeymooners from all over the world. Cheval Blanc Randheli (where the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge recharged their batteries after having Prince George), offers villas with butlers and a Guerlain spa, while Niyama's two islands are linked by a … [Read more...] about Which is best for honeymoons – Maldives, Mauritius or Seychelles?