Day 15: Leaving Maldives, travel to Dubai

After one more morning with snorkling (Ilona started at 07.00 AM) and swimming it was time to leave Medhufusi. 2 Island hops with the Seaplanes were a final treat. From Male 1,5 hours to Colombo for a 1 hour wait in the plane then onto Dubai. Hotel Arabian courtyard is nice. [More photos here]  

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Day 14: Island hopping

After tabletennis and swimming sessions in the morning the afternoon was planned for the “Island hopping tour”. We visited the main inhabited island of Meemu atol. The island have 300 and 800 people living there. Maldives are 100% muslim and there are small mosques are on most islands. The locals are mostly fishermen or work… Lees verder Day 14: Island hopping

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Day 10: Delhi last day

We have filled the unplanned morning with a visit to the Ghandi Museum. The museum is filled with photos, his work and some of his possesions, of which he of course didn’t have much. At 3.00 pm we were picked up to the Delhi airport. Air travel to Colombo, Srilanka (3 hours 25 minutes flight)… Lees verder Day 10: Delhi last day

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Day 9: Delhi City tour

Final full day in Delhi and back at our starting hotel Florence , a slightly odd name I think but the hotel is quite nice. Of course in a megatropolis like Delhi there is an endless stream of places to visit and we sure tried to cram as much as possible in this day: Jama… Lees verder Day 9: Delhi City tour

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Day 7: Taj Mahal and Agra fort

Today we visited the Taj Mahal in Agra. Its truly magnificient when entering through the gate and the Taj Mahal becomes visible, it’s no wonder it is listed on various lists of the 7 world wonders. From the Taj Mahal you can see (on the bank of the river) the Agra fort, which we travelled… Lees verder Day 7: Taj Mahal and Agra fort

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