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Category Archives: Journey Update

JOURNEY UPDATE: Dhevvadhoo Dead-Center

After the usual will-we-won’t-we on Kolamaafushi harbour early this morning, the ferry captain decided that yesterday’s wild winds had calmed and we would head to Dhevvadhoo. (…via Villingili, Koodoo, and Maamendhoo, but we’ve taken mercy on our little map…and if […]

JOURNEY UPDATE: Gaafu Alif Big Smoke

After a few weeks in the sticks, the call of the big city was irresistible, so we headed off this morning to catch a ferry from Maamendhoo to Villingili, the atoll capital. After waiting out a few last minute clouds, […]

JOURNEY UPDATE: Did we Dhaandhoo?

Yes we did!! After three damp days on Gaafu Alif Kanduhuludhoo (though the warm hospitality kept us mostly dry), the weather warnings for this morning weren’t good, and we showed up for the 5.30am atoll ferry doubtful we would travel. […]


We felt it was time to add a little more direction to our pleasant drift through Gaafu Alif atoll. So, we caught the 6am atoll ferry from Gemanafushi to Kondey, allowing a full eight hours to explore the least populated […]

Back to Reality

  Two weeks ago, we finally set off on the first leg of our trip, reaching Fuvahmulah ready to hunt for stories and produce regular updates on the 2k Isles trip. We know the reality of life in the Maldives […]

Ticket to Ride

First (of many, we hope) ferry tickets purchased this morning, taking us to Fuvahmulah from Seenu Feydhoo. The map in the terminal kind of sums it up…I mean, the chances of missing Fuvahmulah. There’s a lot of blue out there. […]