The Republic of Maldives is nation composed of less than one percent land and over ninety-nine percent sea. Because of this, Maldives has a very tropical climate. April is normally the hottest month, while December is the coolest. January to April are the driest months in Maldives, while the period between May and October receive the most rainfall due to the southwest monsoon. Maldives can be accessed via airplane or ship. Upon arrival in Maldives, visitors receive a free thirty day visa, so you only need a passport in advance to enjoy the beauty of Maldives. Maldives offers a variety of all inclusive resorts. These resorts offer great food, accommodations and entertainment at a reasonable price. The resorts are beautifully built, and providing a relaxing atmosphere for your vacation.
When youre not enjoying the posh accommodations of your resort, Maldives offers a variety of activities. Whether youre enjoying your honeymoon or taking a family vacation, Maldives offers activities for everyone. The island is well-known for its scuba diving, snorkeling, surfing and fishing. Whale and dolphin watching is also another popular tourist activity. Due to its location, Maldives offers some of the best seafood restaurants in the world. Chicken and beef curries are another popular dish throughout the island. An interesting island custom is tipping, whether in restaurants or at the airport, is strongly discouraged. One important note for adults is alcohol is not available in the capital city of Male. Locals do not drink alcohol at all. However, the tourist resorts offer many bars and nightclubs.