I thought I’d play around with some of the image and gallery blocks available in Gutenberg (WordPress’ new editor). And what better subject than Finolhu? In May, my wife and I took a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the Maldives. I had always been fascinated with this country after seeing photos of the capital Malé as a child. I thought it looked so weird rising from the sea. So I was very pleased to go to Malé and on to a resort for a week this year.
Finolhu has a very retro vibe. We went in May, which is off-peak, but just at the start of the off-peak season. If the place looks a little quiet in the photos, it was, which was the way we liked it. No lines, no waits, just great service. We went to relax, not party all night in the club. Although a few afternoons were spent socialising in the bar. Going
Would I go again? Yes, both my wife and I enjoyed it immensely. We do question though if it was Finolhu or the Maldives or just the resort experience that we enjoyed. I suppose if we saw another deal for Finolhu, we’d jump at it, but we’re keeping an eye out for other deals.
Around the main resort area
A trip to the crab shack
On our final full day, we went out to the crab shack. This restaurant was across the lagoon, and on the
The trip did wonders for me, very relaxing. Much needed and much enjoyed. I might add some videos to this post at a later date, but I don’t have too many. I am also thinking of adding a post from my tour of Malé, and from the days we spent in Hong Kong and Macau on the way home from the Maldives.