By |May 22nd, 2015|22 Comments

Looking for some travel inspiration? If you’re dreaming of the perfect paradise destination,well, you’ve come to the right place. The Maldives is in a class of it’s own when it comes to paradise and offers some of the best beaches in the World. Not only can you soak up the sun and play in the water from shore but it has some of the best underwater scenes in the World to back it up too.

It’s the perfect playground for adults looking to get away from it all and whether you decide to hop on a cruise boat or chill at a resort, the Maldives is sure to leave you in awe.Β  So without further ado, we at Divergent Travelers give you:

21 Photos That Will Make You Want to Visit the Maldives

(All photos are owned and created by Divergent Travelers)

1. Amazing views from the air on an inter-island flight

Maldives Airplane View

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2. The parking lot at the Male International Airport

Male International Airport Parking Lot Maldives

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3. First impressions are everything… Maamagili Sand Bar

Maldives Sandbar

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4.Β  Footprints in the sand, Hurasdhoo Island

Hurasdhoo Island Maldives

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5. Sand bar disappears into the ocean, Maamasfushi Island

Madives Beach

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6. An afternoon of relaxing under an umbrella on Hurasdhoo Island

Hurasdhoo Island Maldives

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7. Handstand on the beach, Maamasfushi Island

Handstand in the Maldives Maamasfushi Island

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8. Explore the entire island by foot in 10 minutes, Maamasfushi Island

Maamasfushi Island Maldives

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9. Sand, sun, palm trees and your own umbrella, Radhdhigga Island

Yasawa Princess Maldives Radhdhigga Island

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10. Abundant reefs just offshore for world class snorkeling, Radhdhigga Island

Radhdhigga Island Maldives

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11. Who could resist playing in that water? Radhdhigga Island

Radhdhigga Island Maldives Divergent Travelers

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12. Black Tip Reef Shark spotted right off the beach, Meerufenfushi Island

Shark in Maldives Meerufenfushi

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13. Pure beauty and relaxation on Maayafushi Sandbar

Maayafushi Sandbar Maldives Yasawa Princess

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14. Morning view of Hurasdhoo Island

Hurasdhoo Island Maldives

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15. Crystal clear waters of Hurasdhoo Island

Hurasdhoo Island Maldives

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16. Lone dingy boat and umbrellas on Meerufenfushi Island

Meerufenfushi Island Maldives Yasawa Princess

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17. Grab a float and spend your day on the water

Maldives

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18. Want to see more islands? Consider heading out on a cruise or dive boat.

Yasawa Princess Maldives

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19. Open ocean near Male

Male Maldives

20. View over the South Ari Atoll from an inter-island flight

Maldives Airplane View

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21. Relaxing in the waters off Radhdhigga Island

Radhdhigga Island Maldives Divergent Travelers

So there you have it, 21 photos that will leave you drooling over the paradise of the Maldives. A visit to this group of islands is beyond surreal and will leave you yearning for more beach time. I took thousands of photos, but these really showcase the magic that can be experienced on a visit here. Of course, it doesn’t stop there, there are thousands of islands to explore plus a whole underwater world.

If you are interested in researching more about the Maldives to plan your own trip, check out some of our other Maldives stories on the blog.

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