In order to make the most of a vacation, particularly in the Maldives, is to ensure that you are spending as much quality time as possible. One of the best ways to ensure this is to spend some time on a private island with loved ones.
Benefits of Local Islands
Even if you are enjoying a stay at a Maldives luxury resort such as the Finolhu Maldives, there is something quite special about spending some time on one of the local islands. One benefit is that it is significantly more cost effective!
Cons of local islands
One of the downsides of being on a local island is that there is restriction that need to be respected during your stay. For example, it will be the norm that the closest mosque will broadcast prayers five times a day.
Benefits of resorts
You will certainly be spoiled beyond measure at a resort!
Cons of resorts
It will take you away from the locals which means that you will likely not learn about local customs and their livelihoods.