Wednesday, 12 October 2011

Some random honeymoon snaps

I have settled into Maldives island life quite well...
We have really enjoyed our first week as a married couple and can't stop calling each other wifey and hubby! :-)
Our private sunbathing terrace is on three tiers of wooden decks

Crystal clear lagoon

Enjoying a 'sundowner' 

The staff ratio here is as many as four to each guest, so we are being looked after so well

The pristine water is very inviting as it's roughly 26 degrees 
It's the ultimate retreat for pure relaxation and indulgence

It took  a day or two for us to start unwinding from city life - but now we are now really exhaling and de-stressing

Sunset silhouette 

Bear takes a dip in the freshwater pool after a swim in the salty sea

comfort levels definately surpass all 5 star ratings
The sun and it's vitamin D is such an energy booster, but I am very careful to put SPF 50 twice a day on my face

Walking back to our bungalow, located furthest away from the main island which offers maximum privacy

The evenings are warm as the temperature barely drops, and I like to keep cool with an ice cold Long Island Ice Tea

Fresh fish and other food served every evening is cooked however you want it

Powdery white sand perfection

The days are mainly spent resting and reading or simply dozing in the shade
This elegant island is for those who appreciate sun, sea, sand and nature

Gratitude is the overwhelming feeling when staying on this paradise island
We are surrounded by picture postcard-like scenery

So calming and relaxing sitting by the infinity pool
  Our ocean bungalow is aptly named as it looks toward the vast Indian Ocean for miles

We have our own personal butler (or Thakru) who comes to pick us up with a buggy anytime we want to take us wherever we want around the island
Champagne in the jacuzzi is a must

Coming out of the ocean after snorkelling, as it's starting to get dark
Hanging out in the hammock tied to lush swaying palm trees
Happiness is dipping your toes in shades of blue and green that paint the waters

Huge Stingrays came very close up to Bear


Marie said...

Men åh, vad underbart! Förstår att ni njuter för fullt, det där måste vara så nära paradiset man kan komma!

Londonswede - Sara said...

Åh vilket paradis. Så otroligt vackert. Ska bli kul att få höra allt när vi ses nästa gång. Kram.

Mamma said...

Vilka fantastiska bilder. Det ser verkligen ut som paradiset för nygifta ;)

Jenny said...

Ser heeeeelt fantastiskt ut! Ojojoj.. där måste ni ha haft det bra!

Jenny said...

Helt fantastiska bilder! Förstår verkligen om ni trivs! Vilken underbar start på erat liv som gifta! :-)

Prinsessan said...

Vilka underbara bilder, hoppas ni har det härligt!
Jag älskar Maldiverna, vill verkligen åka tillbaka dit!

Lady E said...

For et PARADIS!! Ikke rart dere har hatt en fantastisk flott ferie =D

Fashion Mom said...

oh my!!! you make me so jealous !!! what a wonderful honey moon, you are so lucky! I already have saved this hotel. Enjoy it xxx


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