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Jelly straight ahead!

Almost bumped into this bad boy on my snorkel sortie.
Floaty McBoaty

November 5th 2017
It’s 5 o'clock somewhere, right? We clink glasses from our weathered deck chairs as the sun sets on a stormy horizon. I’m in the Maldives, on a Dhoni boat I've lovingly nicknamed Floaty McBoaty. Drifting south through the endless turquoise atolls and uninhabited white sand islands, this place is so beautiful it brings tears to your eyes. We are eight souls, with a crew of five, enjoying our ... read more
Asia » Maldives

Maldivian Flag The Maldives was long a sultanate, first under Dutch and then under British protection. It became a republic in 1968, three years after independence. Since 1978, President Maumoon Abdul GAYOOM - currently in his sixth term in office - has dominated t... ... read more
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6th February 2018

We did the resort thing
We went to the Maldives a few years ago and stayed in a resort. I totally understand why you opted for the boat trip. I would have done the same in your situation. It was nice to read a story from the Maldives from a different point of view. Thanks for sharing. And that jelly fish is awesome btw /Ake
6th February 2018

Hi Ake! I didn’t remember your Maldives blog so I went back to reread it. You are right, the resorts are one way to experience the Maldives. However, I’m glad I went on a Dhoni. I didn’t see any whale sharks either.

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