Top 3 Places for Accommodation for a Tourist in Male’

Top 3 Places for Accommodation for a Tourist in Male’

Top 3 Places for Accommodation for a Tourist in Male’

The capital city of the Maldives, Male’ is one of the most densely populated cities in the world, throbbing in the mercantile heart of the nation. The city overlooked by high buildings with a soaring stature, circumscribed by clear turquoise waters, Male’ is known around the globe for its extremely stark contrast and yet well-oiled mechanism of the charm of the laid-back pace of an island and the beautiful concrete life of a city. Housing a number of unique quirky cafes and restaurants that cater especially to the non-alcoholics in the region, Male' is one place that offers you a wide profusion of bewitching sights, making it the perfect place to microcosm the entire Maldivian populace on an equal footing. Ranging between the powdered beaches in the northern region right to the beautiful hamlets of the southern isles, this whole region is strewn across with turquoise waters some way from the Indian subcontinental.

While you have enough going on in the throbbing, pulsing city of Male, this is one place you will have enough to explore in the jam packed area that you won’t have the time to settle. However, if you are looking for a place to set base while holidaying, these are some of best places in the region to find a roof in Male:

1. Hulhumale

Located in close proximity to Male, this is one neighbourhood in Male that is connected to every aspect of the place. Hulhumale is a journey that inculcates the essence of the place, so choose to sit up on top and witness the beauty of the local island and resorts that pass you by as you make you way towards the island. One way to witness the extensive beauty of the civil life is by spending your entire days sitting among the locals, going around with them as they take you through the small alleyways into the hidden beautiful shops that won’t find their place in any of the guide manuals. One thing to keep under concern is to not pack your bikini, since the region is one of the pre-dominantly Muslim countries. Another thing that the place holds distinct is the lack of alcohol in the region, which makes it an excellent place for the sober ones who prefer getting high with the environmental peace and serenity. Along with being a gastronomically excellent place, Hulhumale is one place that also knows how to clean up after itself, making it one of the premiers in Rubbish awareness; a significant piece of advice for the OCD ones!

2. Villingili

A perfect break from the hustle of the city life, a stay in Villingili is like a holiday, which, though located at a distance of 10 minutes from the capital city, feels like a step into a different planet altogether. Surrounded by tall buildings circumscribed by beautiful turquoise waters, the place is almost unreal if not witnessed. Natural sandy beaches and the blue water, sitting under the shade of large coconut trees, your entire day can simply pass by getting a kick of the beauty of this neighbourhood. Along a long list of other qualifications, Villingili is the home to reef teaming up with a wide variety of colourful fishes along with a beautiful skyline of the gorgeous Male coastline. If you finally are able to convince yourself to part from the surreal beauty, the place is also lined with options to explore beyond the peripheries.

3. South Male Atoll

A completely different feel from its northern neighbour, the South Male Atoll is one of the most sparsely populated regions. Constituting of three inhabited islands, South Male Atoll is the best place to witness the excellent immediate sense of remoteness. Though with the passage of time and the investment of the government, the place in the future will be a chain of man-made spires reclaimed from the Embudhoo Lagoon, so it would be a wise decision to choose you accommodation for a long term in the close future.

To find a place to reside temporarily in a place as a beautiful as Male’, make sure that you choose your neighbourhoods out of the three mentioned above. Happy Holidays!