There are already thousands of reasons to visit the Maldives. The remote island-nation—whose approximately 1,200 Eden-like isles are scattered along 35,000 square miles in the middle of the Indian Ocean—is home to some of the world’s most spectacular resorts. Now a crop of new luxury offerings is emerging to further entice travelers to visit the country’s sugary beaches and cerulean lagoons. From the world’s largest all-glass underwater restaurant to the nation’s first overwater observatory, these are 10 reasons to pack your bags and head to the Maldives right now.
NOVEMBER 28, 2016