Maldives Wellness Review

Maldives to Initiate a Happiness Index for the Islands

The government of the Maldives has initiated the process of establishing a ‘Happiness Index’ for the nation. Minister responsible for the administration of cities and public services, Adam Shareef made the announcement last week at a press conference. Minister Shareef emphasized the importance of comprehending the levels of happiness, satisfaction, hope, and overall conditions […]

Solo Travel and Spontaneous Trips Among 2024 Travel Trends

American Express Travel’s 2024 Global Travel Trends Report, released earlier this year, uncovered the driving forces behind why people are traveling this year. While preferences and motivations of global travelers varied nationally, generationally and otherwise, the report makes clear that travelers intended to make the most of their trips this year. The four trends identified […]

Trends Defining the Global Wellness Market in 2024

Featured Image: McKinsey & Company As the $1.8 trillion global wellness market continues to grow, aspects of the wellness industry, from detox & beauty products to self care getaways are gaining significance in communities across diverse regions of the world. As consumer preferences shift from simply trending products to scientifically backed habits, McKinsey’s most recent […]

‘Wellness Tourism to Wellness IN Tourism’, GWI Releases Wellness Policy Toolkit

The report presents policy ideas that move beyond the narrow goals of attracting luxury resorts and wealthy tourists to strategies that would bring more wellbeing to all—travelers, residents, and the destination. GWI also releases first compilation of wellness tourism market data, 2012-2027 The non-profit Global Wellness Institute (GWI), the leading research organization for the wellness […]

Sun Siyam Iru Veli Introduces New Culinary Experiences

Expanding its collection of remarkable island memories, Sun Siyam Iru Veli has introduced two exceptional signature guest experiences: the Floating Delights and the Private Lagoon Breakfast, promising moments of unparalleled indulgence and exclusivity. The Floating Delight Experience: A Culinary Journey Beyond Boundaries Just when you thought the insta-worthy moments couldn’t get any better at Sun […]

World Happiness Report 2024, a Comprehensive Picture of Happiness Across Generations

Featured Image: Unsplash Fresh insights from the World Happiness Report 2024, released on 20th March to mark UN”s International Day of Happiness , paint the richest picture yet of happiness trends across different ages and generations.The findings in the report are powered by data from the Gallup World Poll and analyzed by some of the […]

Stargazing at Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas

Featured Image: Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas Located in Baa Atoll, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Anantara Kihavah is not only a tropical island paradise but also a stargazer’s dream location. The private island’s remoteness means that it is free from light pollution, while its proximity to the equator affords spectacular views of both the southern and […]

Soneva SOUL Festival to discuss the ‘Future of Wellness’

Featured Image: Aminath Haneen Siddiq for Soneva: Soneva Fushi SOUL Festival 2023 – Small Group Workshops The SOUL Festival returns to Soneva Fushi in the Maldives from October 9 to 13, 2024, for an enriching, immersive exploration of health and wellness. Following its successful debut last year, the second edition will be a platform for […]

World Sushi Champion Pepi Anevski at Coco Bodu Hithi this Easter

This Easter, Coco Bodu Hithi resort is set to welcome the award-winning sushi master Chef Pepi Anevski. He will be enhancing the dining experience at Tsuki, the resort’s Japanese-speciality restaurant, with his creative sushi and sashimi art on Easter Sunday, 31st March & Monday, 1 st April. Originally from Macedonia, Chef Pepi won the first […]