The rain refused to stop this week, but most of our southern snaps are still dry. So, with a little help from the dhondheeni, we spent a couple of days reflecting on the crows of paradise. They’re unloved anywhere, and largely unseen […]
Category Archives: Seenu
A post in our 2k Journal/blog about another story on the page isn’t something we’ve done before (might be getting a bit meta), but our recent story on Yaahunbaraas is one we are most proud of. It’s certainly our longest, […]
We arrived in Gaafu Alif Nilandhoo early this morning, after an 11 hour trip from Feydhoo. Our companions on this voyage were mainly barrels of kerosene, boxes that almost definitely didn’t contain what they said they did (not even Ashfag […]
Sometimes it’s necessary to take a step backwards in order to go forward; like when you take a wrong turn, or if you want to take running jump at something. Our next move is kind of like the latter, heading […]
Here’s some pics from our trip to Kabbohera, the tiny islet just a few hundred yards across the shallow lagoon from Seenu Hithadhoo. After a short dinghy ride to the shallows, we squished our way across the reeds for quarter […]
This is the video we made to go with our story, ‘Striking Oil‘, about the production of coconut oil in the Maldives. Thanks to Naj’s family for showing us how it’s done.
This week’s travelogue journeys past the obvious differences between the Maldives’ two cities and onto the more subtle observations…such as tourism development and pelvis analogies (which would actually leave Gan in a very awkward position!!). As shown last week, initial […]