Two education systems co-exist in parallel among the islands known as the Maldives. The older schools are traditional Islamic ones where the medium of education is Dhivehi. Over the years, the government has been introducing more modern English-language ones and literacy levels are now high.
This list contains the most popular international and bilingual schools in the Maldives, including nursery schools, primary and secondary (high) schools
Comprehensive list of National Public Holidays that are celebrated in Maldives during 2016 with dates and information on the origin and meaning of holidays.
Average prices of more than 40 products and services in Maldives. Prices of restaurants, food, transportation, utilities and housing are included.
The Maldives are not a cheap travel destination if one is choosing among all Asian countries. Their price level is a bit higher than the average
Guide to travel, doing business, and studying in the Maldives- culture, greetings, gestures,etiquette, taboos, negotiations, gift-giving, and more.
Islam dictates much of Maldivian etiquette and visitors are wise to take note of local religiously-influenced customs and traditions.
The Maldives benefits from their location near the Equator, which offers stable temperatures throughout the year and protection from cyclones.
A brief description of the seasons in the Maldives and a current weather forecast
Latest travel advice for Maldives including safety and security, entry requirements, travel warnings and health