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Best of the Maldives: Round Bed – Constance Halaveli
Published 8 May 14 11:19 AM | Maldives Complete
      No heart-shaped beds yet ( jacuzzi , yes), but a round one. Conrad Rangali has one centered in its sunset water villa master bedroom like a giant bulls-eye. But the circular crib at Constance Halaveli tipped the feature today with...
Best of the Maldives: Black Sand – Conrad Rangali
Published 7 February 14 12:41 AM | Maldives Complete
    “ Admire the black volcanic sand imported from New Zealand on the floor, which gives a stylish counterpoint to the white sand floors throughout the rest of the resort .” The place to celebrate New Zealand Waitangi Day today is in the Maldives...
Best of the Maldives: Plankton Spectacles – Conrad Maldives Rangali
Published 1 January 14 4:23 AM | Maldives Complete
The legendary Dom Perignon reportedly exclaimed when he first sipped the sparkling wine of his cellars “ I am drinking stars .” Well, at Conrad Maldives Rangali , you can sometimes wade in them too. Set in the marine-rich South Ari atoll,...
Best of the Maldives: Champagne Treats – Conrad Rangali
Published 26 October 13 6:52 AM | Maldives Complete
Champagne seems to be the consummate tipple for both celebrating and for romance. So with the Maldives being the honeymoon capital of the world, champagne does flow as copiously as the azure lagoons. Some might say that in the Maldives, every day is “...
Best of the Maldives: Astro-Turf Tennis Court – Conrad Rangali
Published 25 June 13 3:48 PM | Maldives Complete
The Grand Slam hits its apogee this week with the start of the Wimbledon Championships. In fact, the opening session had a distinctly Maldivian touch as the headline for the day was “ Stunned Nadal Mauled by Shark ” (reference to unseeded...
Best of the Maldives: Open Room – Conrad Maldives Rangali
Published 2 March 13 6:1 AM | Maldives Complete
“Conrad beach rooms open on all four sides. What a difference to a/c. The outside comes in. Lovely sleep under the silent fan.” A pavilion in your villa. The weather and surrounding are so idyllic and perfect that the biggest downside to a...
Best of the Maldives: Video Series – Conrad Maldives Rangali
Published 24 February 13 10:2 AM | Maldives Complete
And the winner of the ‘Best Online Video Series’ for the Maldives Academy Awards goes to…[drumroll]… Conrad Maldives Rangali One of the first things I put on the design list for the Maldives Complete Resort Profiles was a link...
Best of the Maldives: Kids Water Fountain – Conrad Maldives Rangali
Published 24 June 12 9:43 PM | Maldives Complete
    One of the most fun kids have dancing around is running through a water fountain. Conrad Maldives Rangali’s Majaa Kids Club also features a pulsating fountain for frolicking. They also have an arsenal of super soakers to just add to the...
Best of the Maldives: Viral Cameo – Conrad Rangali
Published 22 June 12 9:52 PM | Maldives Complete
    A real international and cultural treat perfectly timed to ring in the London 2012 Olympics with the Maldives featured with bodu beru dancing on a white sand beach by a tranquil lagoon next to a horizontal palm tree. Classic. Conrad Maldives...
Best of Maldives Online – Twitter Followers: Conrad Rangali
Published 17 March 12 6:42 AM | Maldives Complete
While Facebook dominates the social media landscape, Twitter is much more emerging territory in the ocean of social media. Especially for Maldive resorts where only 10 resorts have active Twitter feeds. They have on average 590 followers and 665 tweets...
Best of the Maldives: Late Night Arrivals – Conrad Maldives Rangali
Published 23 February 12 12:14 PM | Maldives Complete
When you are coming in from all over the world , you can’t always hit the web of intra-atoll transfers just right. Sometimes people arrive in the evening (well, you can’t have every flight arrive in the middle of the day) and that can create...
Best of the Maldives: Submarine – Conrad Maldives Rangali
Published 20 September 11 2:8 AM | Maldives Complete
  If windows over the ocean is not good enough for you, how about windows under the ocean? You can go diving in the crystal clear colourful waters of the Maldives without a scuba course or even holding your breath. Conrad Maldives Rangali features...
Best of the Maldives: Glass Bottom Boat – Paradise Island / Conrad Maldives Rangali
Published 17 September 11 2:15 AM | Maldives Complete
Unparalleled snorkelling and work class diving aren’t the only way to explore all of these QI curiosities in the Maldives. If you don't want to spoil your finely coiffed ‘do, then consider a glass bottomed boat excursion. A number of resorts...
Best of the Maldives: Kids Spa – Conrad Maldives Rangali
Published 15 July 10 12:35 PM | Maldives Complete
When I first considered doing a web site devoted to the Maldives, I had thought about focusing it on families (‘Maldives for Families’). While a renowned diving and honeymoon destination, it was less thought of as a place for kids. In fact...
Best of the Maldives: Bedroom – Conrad Maldives Rangali
Published 19 May 10 4:0 AM | Maldives Complete
Many Maldives bedrooms have some distinctive views and the water bungalows certainly give you that up close view of the aquarium-like ocean around. But if you want more up close and more aquarium and more ‘surround’ than ‘around’...
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