Maldivian Culture – A Rich and Diverse Heritage

The Maldives is home to a rich cultural and natural heritage and staying at an award winning hotel such as Cocoa Island by COMO, Maldives is an ideal way to experience what the country has to offer. Belonging to the luxury hotel group, COMO Hotels and Resorts, it offers a perfect place to unwind amidst secluded coastal splendour. Maldivian culture has been influenced by a variety of neighbouring countries such as India and Sri Lanka and this influence can be seen in its customs and even cuisine. The official language is known as Dhivehi, while the country is a Muslim nation. Fishing played a huge part in everyday life and the ‘dhoni’ is a traditional vessel used to sail the seas that can still be seen today. Visiting the capital Male, is an ideal way to experience this fascinating culture.

Hong Kong Disneyland – Fantastic family attraction!

Made up of six uniquely themed areas, Hong Kong Disneyland is a blend of modern entertainment features and traditional Chinese designs. One of the top attractions at the park is “Flights of Fantasy” which is a daytime parade featuring many colorful performances. Disney in the Stars is the park’s nighttime firework show whilst there is an array of other shows bringing sensational entertainment! Those looking for Hong Kong serviced apartments, can never go wrong by choosing Citadines Ashley Hong Kong which is a reputed name when it comes to serviced accommodation Hong Kong has to offer.

Yoga retreats in Koh Phangan- A relaxing getaway!

Yoga retreat in Koh Phangan is a peaceful way of obtaining inner transformation. The island which has the perfect ambiance to obtain a spiritual tranquillity presently has five yoga and healing centres located. Agama Yoga is the most renowned school of yoga with experienced trainers and meditation methods. The Sanctuary is another centre mainly focusing on massage and healing training. Blooming Lotus Yoga is the newest place which mainly teaches art of relaxation. Monte Vista Retreat Centre which focuses is once again a place for healing, massage and counselling. You can visit any of these place while you relax and unwind in one of the luxury Koh Phangan Resorts. If you are looking for accommodation, Anantara Koh Phangan Villa Resort & Spa is an outstanding option among many other Koh Phangan hotels in the area as one of the most relaxing places.