• BTN interview: Thoyyib Mohamed, managing director, Maldives Marketing & PR Corporation | Focus

    With the Maldives having claimed a number of top titles at the World Travel Awards, Breaking Travel News here catches up with tourism chief, Thoyyib Mohamed, to discover how the trophies will help the recovery from Covid-19 Breaking Travel News: Maldives has been recognised with the top prize of World’s Leading Destination at the World Travel Awards this year, alongside trophies for Indian Ocean’s Leading Beach Destination, Indian Ocean’s Leading Cruise Destination and Indian Ocean’s Leading Dive Destination. How does it feel to have won? Thoyyib Mohamed: We are extremely proud and happy to have won these awards! It feels like our marketing efforts and teamwork have paid off tremendously.…

  • Is Journey Insurance coverage Essential When Touring Overseas?

    Journey insurance coverage is one thing you’ll need to have traveling. Occupying an 1880 Neo-Renaissance building that first served as town’s opera house, the Mandarin Oriental, Munich, attracts guests who recognize a bit of ritual. Service is flawless, as T+L readers have come to expect from any of the resort group’s properties; the flagship restaurant, Matsuhisa, serves Peruvian-Japanese cuisine in a sleekly up to date space. Test if the journey insurance presents a complete policy. Visitors to the Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi feel pampered before they even get there, arriving by yacht from the worldwide airport. Once on property, the 121 villas offer everything you need in a remote island…