The Maldives is just perfect for diving. Although the “dives” in the name “Mal-dives” has nothing to do with scuba diving in the Maldives, this archipelago is considered to have the best dive spots in the world. (“Maldiv” in the local language means “garland islands”, because the archipelago’s chain of islands looks like a giant garland in the middle of the Indian Ocean).
Among the 1,192 islands, scuba divers have about 100 islands to choose from, each offering magnificent underwater views, life forms and landscapes. The Maldives [Read more…]