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PHOTO CONTEST – WIN A MALDIVES 2010 WALL CALENDAR

THEME: UNIQUE  MOMENTS  IN MALDIVES
1. Photographs must have been taken by YOU, you must be the copyright owner.
2. You can submit photographs with any subject from Maldives (excepted pornographic)
3. Maximum 3 photographs per member are allowed (Submit your photos to the FAN PHOTO GALLERY)

http://www.facebook.com/home.php#/pages/Dreaming-Of-Maldives/41447220924

4. NO Photoshop or any other digital manipulation of photographs allowed. Basic editing like cropping, saturation, brightness, contrast, etc. is allowed.
5. Deadline January the 31st 2010
6. The 5 winners will be ANNOUNCED: 5th of February 2010
7. The Price: 5 Wall Calendars Maldives 2010, view item: http://www.dreamingofmaldives.com/Maldives-calendar.html
8. The photographs submitted to the Fans Photo gallery are not going to be used by us by any means.
9. Please copyright in a visible way your photo. We are not responsible for any unauthorized uses.

Maldives 2010 Calendar

Maldives 2010 Calendar

Good Luck

The PHOTO CONTEST deadline is postpone to February 7th. Still time to win 5 Maldives 2010 Wall Calendars So ……Submit !!!

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Maldives traditional Dhoni

The traditional dhoni is one of the oldest sea vessel in Maldives. Dhonys are generally built from coconut palm timber.

The dhoni resembles a dhow, an Arab traditional sailing vessel.

They are found all over Maldives and are used mainly for fishing and transportation.

Maldives dhoni at sunset

Maldives dhoni at sunset| Photo © Sakis Papadopoulos

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MALDIVES PARADISE FOR HONEYMOONERS

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Maldives| Photo © Sakis Papadopoulos

The Maldives, a perfect match between Luxury and Romanticism for Honeymooners.

The islands are a perfect honey pot for couples seeking for romanticism, privacy and luxury.
Breathtaking landscapes can be seen all over the archipelago and each hotel and resort is just a perfect secluded hideaway.

Some of them organize wedding blessings on their beautiful beaches, on a sandbank or even underwater.

(Photo from Dreaming of Maldives Creative Collection)

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Maldives Photo of the Week

Maldives photo of desert tropical island at Haddumatti Atoll

Maldives photo of desert tropical island at Haddumatti Atoll

 

Desert Tropical island in the unknown and far Haddumatti Atoll.
The Maldives stand as The Island Nation with app.1200 islands stretching along 823 km (511 mi).
800 islands are still uninhabited. The country long sea distances and regulations keep most of them absolutely virgin and unseen.
The Magic goes on.
(Photo from Dreaming of Maldives Creative Collection)

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SUNSET DINNER IN MALDIVES

Maldives sunset dinner

Maldives sunset dinner| Photo © Sakis Papadopoulos

One of the World’s most romantic destination.

Maldives Sunset Dinners, The recipe
For this unforgettable moment you will need :

Your Beloved One
A gorgeous Maldivian Island
A perfect beach made from the finest sand
A table for 2
A glass of Champagne
A delicious diner
A Chef at the barbecue
A waiter.
For the rest, do not worry breathtaking sunsets and magic starry nights are quite always guaranteed.
In the Maldives, these exclusive dinners are organized by almost all Hotels and Resorts. Some of them will eventually set it up at the location of your choice.
To be sure you can live this moment, ask your travel agent or your hotel when you book your holidays.

(Photo from Dreaming of Maldives Creative Collection)
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The Maldives, the smallest and the most paradisiac country in Asia

Maldives Islands and Atolls

Maldives Islands and Atolls| Photo © Sakis Papadopoulos

There is no other country in the World like The Maldives.
Located astride the equator, south of India and west of Sri Lanka, the all country unique specificity resides in the Geography made of an exclusive formation of natural atolls, sandy islands and reefs stretching along 823 km (511 miles) but occupying only an area of just 300 sq km (116 sq miles).
With an average ground of 1.5 meter above the sea level, the country is today endangered by the global sea level rising.
All land above the surface in the Maldives is of coralline origin.
The beauty of their lagoons and sandy beaches along with  their splendid aerial views make the Maldives an Absolute Paradise.
The origin of the word “atoll ” itself derives from the Dhivehi language of the Maldives “Atholhu” and is now used in many languages worldwide.
In 2009, they have been again honored with numerous prestigious Awards as the :
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Airport
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Destination
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Family Resort
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Green Resort
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Hotel Brand
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Luxury Resort
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Resort
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Spa Resort
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Travel Agency
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Villa
  • Indian Ocean’s Leading Water Villa Group

Owing to the many beautiful diving grounds of the numerous atolls of the Maldives, this country has also been marketed as a prime destination for scuba divers worldwide.

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Maldives Photo of the Week

Maldives aerial  photo by Sakis Papadopoulos

Maldives aerial photo by Sakis Papadopoulos

In Maldives there are 1.192 picture-perfect islands arranged in 26 atolls. Ninety of them have been transformed into dreamy island getaways, sheltering honeymooners, families and the jet-set.

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