What to pack when coming to the Maldives

What to pack when coming to the Maldives

Many times, I have been asked by guests via email what to pack, what is essential and what definitely not to forget when coming to the Maldives. Here are my recommendations and why I think you should pack certain items and leave others at home. Luggage allowance Let’s start with the luggage limitation. You can…

Triggerfish

Triggerfish

The Maldives is home to a variety of fish species, including several different types of triggerfish. Triggerfish are known for their diamond-shaped bodies and their trigger fin located on the top side of the fish. They also have strong jaws, which they use to crush hard-shelled prey like crustaceans and molluscs. Here are some of…

Shoal or School - Ocean Dimensions

Shoal or School

Do you know the difference between a shoal or school of fish? While in the water we see plenty of fish that group together. There are certain behaviours and characteristics to look out for to determine if the group is a shoal or school. Shoaling All social groupings of fish are considered a shoal, but…