Located in the Indian Ocean, the Maldives is a republic consisting of 26 atolls and approximately 1,200 islands.
It is renowned as a resort destination, with many resort islands where one hotel occupies one island. Water bungalows and villas offer a luxurious and relaxing vacation.
The beautiful ocean is a treasure trove of colorful corals and fish. Scuba diving is a very popular activity, and there are many cruises available to take you to amazing sites.