Maldivian medicine has changed a lot over the years, but the old knowledge is needed for a little beys balance
Cleaning the well is a vital part of island housekeeping. Here’s our guide to keeping the fresh water fresh.
While the pestilence of the past may be gone, the prime suspects remain at large
Long before foreigners started using the country’s beaches for relaxation and release, Maldivians were doing the same…sort of
Swimming is key for life and leisure in the islands, though modern developments mean people are increasingly confined to the land
TripAdvisor review, H.C.P. Bell (1879): Many Maldivian tourists have been the ill-fated survivors of wrecks on the Atolls who have but exchanged a watery grave for a slower death from an insidious pest…6 out of 10!!
As 300 metric tonnes of trash threaten to contaminate Male every day, an army of entrepreneurs are cleansing the island city
The pleasure of plentiful fresh water in the Indian Ocean is a privilege enjoyed by a select few
The country’s healthcare system is burdened by ailments old and new